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Ashley County Extension Homemakers Club Materials, 1972, 1976

Manuscript Collection 2210

Special Collections Department
University of Arkansas Libraries

365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
Phone: (479) 575-8443
Email: specoll@uark.edu

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Katrina Windon, 2017.

Materials are in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Creator
Ashley County Extension Homemakers Club (Ashley County, Ark.)
Title
Ashley County Extension Homemakers Club Materials
Inclusive Dates
1972, 1976
Identification
MC 2210
Extent
0.02 linear feet (2 folders)
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 Ashley County Extension Homemakers Club Records were donated to the Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries, in April 1998 by JoAnn W. Thompson of Clarksville, Arkansas.

Processing Information

Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in May 2017.

Preferred Form of Citation

Ashley County Extension Homemakers Club Materials (MC 2210), Special Collections Department, 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

The Pine Hurst Extension Homemakers Club (EHC) was founded in November 1919 by Ruby Mendenhall, Ashley County's second Home Demonstration Agent. Mrs. W. D. Carter served as the club's first president. The club was active in community service, charity fundraising, and home economics workshops and projects. In 1967, it changed its name to the Pine Hurst Extension Homemakers Club (EHC); it later transitioned into the Ashley County Extension Homemakers Club (EHC).

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a booklet of the history and annual activities of the Pine Hurst Extension Homemakers Club, as well as 23 color photographic slides of club members' attendance at the 1972 statewide convention held on the University of Arkansas campus. Those pictured include JoAnn Thompson, Barbara Kinniard, Geneva Atkins, Anna Kate Malloy, and Mattie Pearl Kilcrease.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by format, and are stored in a box with other smaller manuscript collections.

Subject Terms

The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 20

Pine Hurst 1919-1976 organizational history booklet, 1976

Box 1 Folder 21

Arkansas Extension Homemakers Conference color photographic slides, 1972

END OF COLLECTION