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Holtman, Mary, 1918-2013



  • Existence: February 24, 1918 - August 14, 2013

Biographical Information

A native Hoosier, Holtman was born in Indianapolis but raised in Lafayette and attended K-12 there. She then attended Purdue and received her degree in 1940 in Home Economics. She talks about college life during the late 1930's, as well as family activities such as a family owned grocery store. She taught in two rural schools in Indiana and discusses her students and life in Marshall County. A project in Lalte County is also discussed.


MSO 1, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program collection, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.