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dc.descriptionScrapbook documenting the activities of the women living in the Home Management House at Texas Technological College from the fall of 1943 to the spring of 1944. Included are handwritten notes, the names of the students living in the house, a drawing of their sleeping quarters, photographs, news clippings, and memorabilia. The young ladies living in the management house learned skills such as budgeting, home management skills, and cooking. Adults resided with the students and caring for a young child was a part of the program as well. The babies pictured in this scrapbook are Elayne Montgomery and Barbara [no last name given]. Condition wise the scrapbook's exterior string is frayed, pages are torn from the binding and are brittle, and the back cover has come loose.en_US
dc.format.extent89 p. : 37 cm.en_US
dc.publisherDigitized by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library.en_US
dc.rightsThe digital images and files in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. To use these digital files in any form, an attribution of "Courtesy of the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library" must accompany the image.en_US
dc.subject.lcshTexas Technological College. Dept. of Home Economics.en_US
dc.subject.lcshTexas Technological College. Dept. of Home Economics--Faculty.en_US
dc.subject.lcshTexas Technological College--Students.en_US
dc.subject.lcshTexas Technological College--Students--Social life and customs.en_US
dc.subject.lcshWomen--Education--United States--Texas.en_US
dc.subject.otherMontgomery, Elayne.en_US
dc.subject.otherUrban, Frances.en_US
dc.titleHome Management House Scrapbook, Fall 1943 - Spring 1944.en_US

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  • Human Sciences Scrapbooks
    Collection of scrapbooks from the School of Home Economics, which later became the College of Human Sciences, at Texas Tech University.

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