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Home Management scrapbooks

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2017-0059

Content Description

21 Scrapbooks from the School of Home Ecology. The scrapbooks document the experience of female students in Tech’s Home Management Residence course. The four-credit course began in the early 1950s under the direction of Esther Montgomery. The program offered students lessons in budgeting, preparing meals, caring for their home, and buying food all while they shared a home with other students in the course. Scrapbooks contain photographs, correspondence, clippings, notes, and ephemera.

Acquisition Type

Transfer

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1952 - 1974

Creator

Extent

21 Volumes