Guide to the John Caldwell Holt Typescript, 1960-1970
Collection number: MS 132
About John Caldwell Holt (1923-1985).s
Holt was an American author and educator who was best known for his proponents of
homeschooling. A 1980 interview with Holt can be found at The Natural Child Project.
About the John Caldwell Holt Typescript
Typescript of John Caldwell Holt’s work “The Dignity of Children” – an article that
discusses issues of self-respect, child psychology, and children’s self-perception.
Also included is a copy of Holt’s speech “Education and Peace” with excerpts from
his book How Children Fail .
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John Caldwell Holt Typescript, 1960-1970, MS 132, Milne
Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham,
Donated by William B. Ewert, May 2, 1983 (Accession numbers: 8268, 8269)