Purdue Wives Club records
Collection — Box: Communal Collections 41, Placement: 14
Identifier: MSP 269
Scope and Contents
The Purdue Wives Club records contain a cookbook with several recipes compiled by members and shared amongst the group.
- 1971 - 1972
Languages of Materials
This collection is in English.
The collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Copyright restrictions may apply.
When the populations of students, faculty, and staff at Purdue University were predominantly male, it was common for their wives to form social groups to share common interests. Group cookbooks are a common method for social groups to share their recipes and raise funds for their groups through sales.
0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)
The exact date and source of acquisition are unknown.
Collection housed in acid-free folder.
- Purdue Wives Club records
- Jon Hathaway
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Edition statement
- First edition.