Finding-Aid for the Henrietta Hochschild Collection (VMF067)

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Biographical Note

Henrietta Hochschild (July 24, 1917-February 4, 2000) was an educator who created teaching tools for children. Born in St. Louis, Hochschild earned a B.A. degree from Washington University in 1939 and a M.A.T. degree from Webster University in 1973. Her career included editing and publishing teaching kits for educators, volunteering in the original Reading is Fundamental project, and creating the learning center at Harris Teachers College, now Harris-Stowe State University.

Scope and Contents Note

1870: December 25. Autograph untitled story concerning a trip to Europe written as Christmas present, 21 pages

1886: March 23-1893: January 12. The Hendschel Album. Album containing autograph poems and tributes to Clementina Zwarts from her friends. Inscribed on page 1 "Clementina Zwarts. St. Louis Mo. March 23, 1886." Bound in blue with ocean scene.



Access Restrictions



Users of the collections must read and abide by the Reading Room and Reproduction Policy. Users of the collections who wish to use items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in the form) must sign and submit to the Washington University Department of Special Collections a hard copy of the Notification of Intent to Quote from or Publish Manuscript Materials. All publication not covered by fair use restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder.