Susan Houston Fortune papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 7
Scope and Contents
The Susan Houston Fortune Papers (1955-1959; 0.5 cubic feet) document the life of Susan Fortune when she was a student at Purdue University in the 1950s. The collection includes a scrapbook and Susan Houston's corduroy skirt (Purdue senior cord skirt). Susan Houston [Fortune] received her B.S. degree in Home Economics from Purdue University in 1959. Her parents are Mr. and Mrs. George F. Houston of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.
- Other: Date acquired: 11/10/2008
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
There are no use restrictions.
0.50 Cubic Feet
1 medium box, 1 flat box other_unmapped
Physical Access Requirements
Collection is located onsite.
Custody of Susan Houston Fortune until donated to the archives in 2007.
Source of Acquisition
Susan Houston Fortune
Method of Acquisition
Existence and Location of Originals
multi-part note content
Scrapbook has many loose papers and pages in the scrapbook are acidic.
- Susan Houston Fortune papers
- Sammie Morris
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description