September, 1935: Society Founded
The six founders of the society were (in the order shown from
left to right in the picture) Albert K. Kurtz, Paul
Horst (see also here), L. L. Thurstone (see
also here), John Stalnaker, Marion W.
Richardson and Jack W. Dunlap. The first
organizational meeting of the Psychometric Society took place on
September 4, 1935, at Ann Arbor, Michigan, during the session of
the American Psychological Association.