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Psychological Test Score Sheet, Wechsler-Bellvue Record Sheet Adult and Adolescent Scales. 1940 Edition B

Psychological Test Score Sheet, Wechsler-Bellvue Record Sheet Adult and Adolescent Scales. 1940 Edition B

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The Romanian-born psychologist David Wechsler (1896-1981) graduated from the City College of New York in 1916 and received his M.A. from Columbia University. During World War I, as an U.S. Army private, he was assigned to the testing program for draftees. After the war he studied in London and Paris, and then earned his PhD. at Columbia in 1925.Wechsler worked for a time for the Psychological Corporation in New York and then, from 1932 to 1967, was chief psychologist at the Bellvue Psychiatric Hospital.
While at Bellvue, Wechsler published several intelligence tests. This is the record sheet for Edition B of the Wechsler-Bellvue Adult and Adolescent Scales, published by the Psychological Corporation in 1940.
For materials relating to the Wechsler-Bellvue intelligence tests, see 1989.0710.28 as well as 1990.0034.034 through 1990.0034.041.
Reference:
Saxon, Wolfgang, “Dr. David Wechsler, 85, Author of Intelligence Tests,” New York Times, May 3, 1981
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Psychological Test Score Sheet
date made
1940
maker
Wechsler, David
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 21.7 cm x 28 cm; 1/32 in x 8 17/32 in x 11 1/32 in
ID Number
1990.0034.038
accession number
1990.0034
catalog number
1990.0034.038
Credit Line
Gift of Samuel Kavruck
subject
Mathematics
Psychological Tests
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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