Predominant Dates: 1948-1951
The E. Roxie Howlett Collection consists of six issues of the Journal of Home Economics with annotations by Howlett. Howlett earned a BS in Home Economics from Oregon State College in 1945.
ID: MSS Howlett
Extent: 0.12 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
The E. Roxie Howlett Collection consists of six issues of the Journal of Home Economics with annotations by Howlett highlighting references to Oregon State College in the Journal. The collection includes the June 1948; March, May, and June 1950; and November and December 1951 issues of the Journal. The annotations describe Howlett's personal connections with home economists cited in the journal, her involvement with the Home Economists in Business (HEIB) group within the American Home Economics Association (AHEA), her student experience at Oregon State, and research studies by Oregon State faculty and graduate students that are featured in the Journal. The annotations are undated, but appear to have been made in the mid-2000s.
Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: E. Roxie Howlett Collection, Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: These materials were transferred to the Special Collections & Archives Research Center in 2013 by the Oregon State University Foundation.
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