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Lucy Beth Kisor Collection

Manuscript Collection 2117

Special Collections Department
University of Arkansas Libraries

365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
Phone: 479-575-8444
specoll@uark.edu

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Jacob Yount, 2016

Materials are in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Creator
Kisor, Lucy Beth
Title
Lucy Beth Kisor Collection
Inclusive Dates
1951-1962
Identification
MC 2117
Extent
1.25 linear feet (2 boxes)
Repository
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email specoll@uark.edu at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Acquisition Information

The Lucy Beth Kisor Collection was donated to Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, on June 7, 2016 by Lucy Beth Kisor of Fort Worth, Texas.

Processing Information

Processed by Jacob Yount; completed June 2016.

Preferred Form of Citation

Lucy Beth Kisor Collection (MC 2117), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.

Biographical Note

Lucy Beth Dyer was a member of the Newberry Chapel 4-H Club in Crawford County, Arkansas. She received numerous awards including county winner in 1953 and 1954 in the safety hazards category, in 1955 she won for better methods electric, and she was Arkansas state winner in the frozen foods category in 1956. In total, Lucy Beth completed 42 projects, gave 17 demonstrations, and wrote over 60 news reports in her 6 years of club work. She also served as club vice president in 1956. Lucy Beth Kisor went on to attend the University of Arkansas from 1958-1962 and received a Bachelor of Science in Home Economics.

Scope and Content Note

This collection is comprised of Lucy Beth Dyer’s 4-H Record Book and 11 course notebooks from her studies at the University of Arkansas in Home Economics.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by topic and in chronological order.

Detailed Description of the Collection

The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection

Box 1

Box 1 Item 1

4-H Club Record Book, 1951-1957

Box 2

Box 2 Folder 1

Child Development Course Notebook, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 2

Conservation Course Notebook 1, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 3

Conservation Course Notebook 2, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 4

Equipment Course Notebook, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 5

Family Relations Course Notebook, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 6

Food Demonstration Course Notebook, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 7

Foods Course Notebook, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 8

Government Course Notebook, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 9

Home Management Course Notebook, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 10

Home Nursing Course Notebook, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 11

House Planning Course Notebook, circa 1958-1962

Box 2 Folder 12

Byrns, C. F. "Off the Record." Fort Smith Times Record, circa 1957

END OF COLLECTION