0.3 Cubic feet 1 manuscript box.
This collection is arranged chronologically.
This collection includes booklets of the Extension Homemakers Association, Home Demonstration Club, Lawrence County Home Economics Club, and Springville Get-Together Club from Verna Armstrong in Lawrence County, Indiana and Springville, Indiana ranging from 1935 to 1981 regarding Indiana Extension Homemakers Association, Home Demonstration Club, Lawrence County Home Economics Club, and Springville Get-Together Clubs.
The Indiana Extension Homemakers Association in Lawrence County, Indiana was a program sponsored by Purdue University and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. This program urged "others to participate in home economics activities such as clothing your family, good nutrition, family relations, home management of time, energy, and money and youth work" (Extension Homemakers Association 1980-1981, 1). It was founded in 1913 and it "continues to build on its rich heritage by working to strengthen Indiana homes and families" (IEHA, 2012). Verna Armstrong, born in 1894, was an active member. She passed away in 1987. Source: Ancestry Library and Indiana Extension Homemakers Association website: "Welcome." Indiana Extension Homemakers Association. Retrieved from http://www.ieha-families.org.
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/11/02 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/11/02 by Kori Nell.
This collection is open for research.
Indiana Extension Homemakers Association, Lawrence County collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library.
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
No further additions are expected.