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Mary Ann McKeehan Iowa 4-H records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/3/4/62

Scope and Content

The collection (1925-1984) contains the 4-H project books, newspaper clippings, personal notes, Short Course programs, letter, and 4-H hat that belonged to Mary Ann McKeehan while she was a 4-H member attending the Iowa State Short Course Program. The collection also contains clothing and a personal record from 1925-1926. In 1984, Mary sent a letter to the extension, along with the memorabilia, explaining what her experiences were attending the event and being in 4-H. The collection also contains three 4-H pins from 1925-1926.

Dates

  • 1925-1984

Language of Materials

English

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

Mary Ann McKeehan was a 4-H member for a short time in Appanoose County. She attended the Iowa State Short Course Program in 1925 and 1926 where she was involved in lessons for girls. The program was held annually over 4-6 days. And girls studied home economics, cooking, literature, recreation, and first aid. Today this program is called State 4-H Conference.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 half-document box)

Abstract

Mary Ann McKeehan was a 4-H member in Appanoose County. Mary attended the Iowa State Short Course Program in 1925 and 1926 where she was involved in lessons for girls. The collection has two clothing 4-H project books, newspaper clippings, a notebook that contains notes Mary took during the events, Short Course Programs, and a 4-H hat she wore while attending the program. Also in this collection are three 4-H buttons.

Items in related collections

RS 16/3/4. Iowa State University. 4-H Youth Development records, 1915-2010 RS 16/3/7. Iowa 4-H Foundation records RS 22/10/0/5. Iowa State University. Collegiate 4-H Club records, 1923-1990

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
RS 16/3/4/62. Mary Ann McKeehan Iowa 4-H records, 1925-1984
Date
April 9, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
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