Purdue University. Department of Domestic Economy (1886 - 1887)
- Existence: 1886 - 1887
The Department of Domestic Economy was established in 1886 with Emma Pike Ewing as the head of the department. In 1887, the Department was established as the School of Domestic Economy.
CitationFourteenth report of Purdue University, UA35i013, UA165, Purdue University Annual Reports collection, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.
CitationBoard of Trustees minutes, 1886 Dec. 21, BOTM18861221, UA 58, Purdue University Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
College of Health and Human Sciences records
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 15
Abstract The records contain many historical documents, including 75th and 100th anniversary documents and memorabilia, annual reports, pamphlets, audio visual material, newspaper clippings, publicity, department brochures, newsletters and miscellaneous material.