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Mary Louise Foster papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 469
This collection documents the work of Mary Louise Foster during her time at Purdue as a faculty member and counselor in the Consumer and Family Sciences Department.  It contains correspondence; biographical information on other faculty members in the School of Home Economics; teaching materials and student work pertaining to Home Management courses; instruction guides, recipe booklets, Extension leaflets and other publications; clippings; and photographs.

Dates

  • 1900 - 2010
  • Majority of material found within 1950 - 1970

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Materials in Box 11 include gradebooks and student evaluations, and are restricted for seventy years from the date of their creation.

Copyright and Use Information

Copyright held by Purdue University.

Extent

8.50 Cubic Feet (Seven manuscript boxes, four cubic foot boxes, one audio cassette box, one slide box, one artifact box, and one flat box.)

Abstract

This collection documents the work of Mary Louise Foster during her time at Purdue as a faculty member.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged at the box level primarily by format.

Acquisition Information

Transfer from College of Health and Human Services. Date acquired: 03/07/2012

Related Materials

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

Other Descriptive Information

A more detailed inventory of this collection is available upon request.
Title
Mary Louise Foster papers
Status
in_progress
Author
Stephanie Schmitz
Date
12/06/2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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