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Includes department correspondence, 1928-1960, primarily letters of
Helen Canon; also correspondence of Jean Warren, Edna Van Horn, Dorothy
Dickens, Hazel Kyrk, Day Monroe, the Family Economics Division and Family
Economics-Home Management Division of the American Home Economics Association.
School of Living Bulletins, 1938-1942; and photographs and
other material concerning Mabel Rollins, Lucille Williamson and Jean Warren.
Also, thirty-five home account study records from a New York State study
conducted by Sally Manning, 1957-1958; 4 volume mss. history "Development of
the Department of Economics of the Household and Household Management as
Recorded in Documents," 1900-1953; 2 volumes "Schedule Forms," 1929-1960; and 2
volumes of abstracts of Ph.D. theses, Dept. of Household Economics and