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Home Management House scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: S6136

Scope and Contents

The collection includes four scrapbooks containing photographs, clippings, invitation and thank you cards, duty charts, and handwritten logs by the student residents. Scrapbooks are from the years 1945, 1952, 1957-1958, and 1966. There is a single photograph of the living-dining area in the new (1965) Home Economics building on the UMD campus.

Dates

  • 1945-1966
  • Majority of material found in 1945, 1952, 1957-1958, 1965, 1966

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Kathryn A. Martin Library, Archives and Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

The Home Management House was a program of the University of Minnesota Duluth's Home Economics department. From 1944 to 1972 students majoring in Home Economics were required to take the Home Management course. During those years the course required (6 weeks?) residence in the Home Management House. In 1945 the house was located at 4909 Tioga Street and in 1957 it was located at 2627 East Seventh Street.

Extent

0.50 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection includes four scrapbooks containing photographs, clippings, invitation and thank you cards, duty charts, and handwritten logs by the student residents.

Physical Location

This collection is located at the University of Minnesota Duluth Archives. For more information about this collection or to make an appointment, contact us at libarchives@d.umn.edu or 218-726-8526.
Title
Guide to the Home Management House scrapbooks
Author
Finding Aid Authors: M. David.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Collecting Area Details

Contact The University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Kathryn A. Martin Library
University of Minnesota Duluth
416 Library Drive
Duluth MN 55812-3001
(218) 726-8526