Preliminary Guide to the Marie Moree Papers, 1928-1995
MS.1997.12

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Moree, Marie, 1910-2011
Title
Marie Moree Papers
ID
MS.1997.12
Date [inclusive]
1928-1995
Extent
1.0 Linear feet 1 box.
Location Note
(MASC staff use) 2-10-07-3
Language
English
Languages
Materials are in English.

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Biographical Note

Marie L. (Savage) Moree (1910-2011) was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Arts from Michigan State Normal College (now Eastern Michigan University) before marrying Ray Moree (1913-1998) of Ellensburg, WA, in 1941. Ray and Marie moved to Pullman, WA, where he served as a Professor of Zoology at Washington State University from 1942-1977. Marie remained in Pullman until her death in 2011.

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of personal papers and household records of Marie L. Moree (1910-2011) of Pullman, WA, from 1928 to 1995. This collection contains diaries with daily entries throughout Marie's lifetime, as well as handwritten household account books noting weekly and monthly expenses, records of food canning, and local events. These papers provide extensive information about the household economics of the Moree family, specifically from the time they moved to Pullman in 1942 to 1995.

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Organization of Collection

This is an unprocessed collection. Any arrangement reflects either a pre-existing order from the records' creators or previous custodians, or preliminary sorting performed by staff.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries

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

Access

This collection is open and available for research use.

Acquisition Information

This collection was donated to Washington State University Libraries by Marie Moree in 1997 (MS.1997.12).

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Related Materials

Related Materials

Ray Moree Papers (MS.2011.20)

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • Pullman (Wash.)

Personal Name(s)

  • Moree, Marie, 1910-2011
  • Moree, Ray

Subject(s)

  • Account books.
  • Cold War
  • Diaries -- Specimens
  • Home economics
  • Homemakers -- Records and correspondence
  • Homemakers -- Washington (State) -- History -- Sources
  • Nuclear Families

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