Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Arrangement of the Papers
- Subject Terms
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Ashley County Extension Homemakers Club (Ashley County, Ark.)
- Ashley County Extension Homemakers Club Materials
- Inclusive Dates
- 1972, 1976
- MC 2210
- 0.02 linear feet (2 folders)
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
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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.
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.
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.
The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:
- Home economics--Arkansas--Ashley County
- Home demonstration work--Arkansas--Ashley County
- Women--Arkansas--Ashley County--Societies and clubs
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection:
|Box 1||Folder 20|
Pine Hurst 1919-1976 organizational history booklet, 1976
|Box 1||Folder 21|
Arkansas Extension Homemakers Conference color photographic slides, 1972
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