Home Economics Education Source Materials, 1907-1957 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 8/11/10
Acquired: 4/25/2002, 4/10/2007
Volume: 1.1 cubic feet
Available for use at:
|Room 146 Main Library, Prior Request Preferred||1-3|
Description: Home Economics Education Source Materials (1907-1957) contains scrapbooks of historic costumes; a scrapbook of sewing and stitching materials and techniques (1907); glass plate negatives of interior design in the Home Economics Department practice house; lantern slides of Home Economics class group photos, practice rooms and laboratories, classroom activites, and Bevier Hall groundbreaking ceremony; sound recordings (1957), including an audiotape of a tribute to new Bevier Hall with President Henry presiding and presentations by Florence Allen, and audiotapes on the topics of the challenge of Home Economics in international affairs, research, higher education, the home, and the the community.