Nutrition Research Papers

Manuscript Collection 2315

Special Collections
University of Arkansas Libraries

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

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Austin Bayles, 2018.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

University of Arkansas
Nutrition Research Papers
Inclusive Dates
Manuscript Collection 2315
.5 linear feet (1 box)
Materials are in English.
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email 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

Source of the Nutrition Research Papers is unknown.

Processing Information

Amy Allen; completed in September 2018.

Preferred Form of Citation

"Nutrition Research Papers (MC 2315), 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

This collection contains research files and article reprints pertaining to nutrition, particularly vitamin deficiencies. Most of the materials pertain directly to Barnett Sure and Margaret Elizabeth Smith. Sure was a professor in agricultural chemistry from 1920-51 and co-discovered vitamin E. Margaret Elizabeth Smith was a faculty member in home economics from 1927-1937.

Scope and Content Note

Collection contains article reprints, research files and publications pertaining to nutrition and vitamin deficiencies.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged with research files first, followed by article reprints and then general publications and materials.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

box 1

box 1 folder 1

Vitamin Deficiency Research by Barnett Sure and Margaret Elizabeth Smith, 1929-1932

box 1 folder 2

General Extension Service Home Study Course in Health and Nutrition by Barnett Sure, 1937

box 1 folder 3

Article Reprints by Barnett Sure, 1920-1928

box 1 folder 4

Article Reprints by Barnett Sure, 1930

box 1 folder 5

Article Reprints by Barnett Sure and Margaret Elizabeth Smith, 1929-1931

box 1 folder 6

Article Reprint by Margaret Elizabeth Smith and M.C. Kik, 1933

box 1 folder 7

Calcium Notes and Collected Articles, 1938-1957

box 1 folder 8

Vitamin D Milk Research Materials, 1935

box 1 folder 9

Do I Need Milk? Publication Materials, n.d.

box 1 folder 10

Nutrition Information for Children, 1929; 1941; n.d.

box 1 folder 11

National Dairy Council Publications, 1940-1943

box 1 folder 12

General Articles and Publications, 1942-1961

box 1 folder 13

Recipes, n.d.


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