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Department of Family and Consumer Sciences Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UnivRec-716

Scope and Contents

The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences Records document operations of the department, especially regarding areas of instruction in home economics and activities of the department’s student organization, the Student Member Section of the Tennessee Home Economics Association and American Home Economics Association.


  • 1925-1990


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


14.25 linear feet (15 boxes, 1 photographic print, 68 photographic slides)

Language of Materials



The collection is arranged into two series, as follows: Series 1, Scrapbooks and Publications, 1949-1990; and Series 2, Photographs and Slides, undated.

Method of Acquisition

The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences Records were transferred to University Archives on September 23, 2005 by Trillis McKee, executive aide in the department.

Processing Information

Mary Dykes processed the collection, which was opened for research in October 2007.
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA