Guide to the Pullman Home Economics Association Papers 1960-2009
Cage.919

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Pullman Home Economics Association
Title
Pullman Home Economics Association Papers
ID
Cage.919
Date [inclusive]
1960-2009
Extent
1.0 manuscript case.
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains papers and records related to the Pullman Home Economics Association (PHEA) and the Washington State University College of Home Economics.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description]; Pullman Home Economics Association Papers, 1960-2009; Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections; Washington State University Libraries; Pullman, WA.

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Biographical/Historical note

The Washington State University College of Home Economics was founded in 1903. The Pullman Home Economics Association was formed in 1947 by a group of WSU Home Economics graduates. The organization went on to become a community club, raising money for student scholarships.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of papers and records of the Pullman Home Economics Association. It includes membership lists, newsletters, brochures, and event programs, and a poster from the association's 2009 anniversary celebration. The collection also contains a selection of material on the WSU Home Economics School, mostly concerned with its merger with the Agriculture program and the subsequent cuts in the program.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2018-07-26

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions apply.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection was donated to the Washington State University Libraries in two installments, in 2004 by Margery Muir, and in 2013 by Joye Dillman (MS.2006.22).

Processing Information note

James Feller processed this collection in 2018.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Washington State University. College of Home Economics.

Subject(s)

  • Home economics
  • Women
  • Women--Washington (State)--Pullman--Societies and clubs

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Pullman Home Economics Association (PHEA) programs and membership booklets 1973-1990 

1 1

PHEA projects. 1971-1988 

1 2

White House Conference on Families and related materials (newspaper clippings, etc.). 1980 

1 3

Home Economists in Homemaking, newsletters and correspondence. 1983-1984 

1 4

PHEA miscellaneous records and papers (includes membership lists and newspaper clippings). 1960-1998 

1 5

WSU: Correspondence and newspaper clippings related to merger of Home Economics and Agriculture. 1983-1986 

1 6

WSU: Papers related to the Home Economics programs after merger. 1986-1997 

1 7

WSU: Brochures and newsletters related to the Human Development and Fashion, Apparel, and Interior Design departments. 1997-1999 

1 8

Papers related to the Washington State Home Economics Association and WSU Home Economics programs (received in 2013). 1978-2003 

1 9

Pullman HEA anniversary poster (cg919_anniversary_posterpt1, cg919_anniversary_posterpt2). 2009 

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