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Iowa State University. Family and Consumer Sciences Alumni Association records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/2/3

Scope and Content

This collection contains the organizational records of the Iowa State University Family and Consumer Sciences Alumni Association. The activities of the Executive Board / Committee represent most of the collection's documents. Planning for the annual meeting is the primary duty of this group. They are also charged with awarding scholarships to students in the College of Family and Consumer Sciences. The Executive Committee develops continuing education for their members and promote new developments in the field of Home Economics as well. History files, correspondence, annual meeting minutes and programs, secretary's notebooks, publications, committee reports, financial records, subject files, and photographs are included.

Dates

  • 1964-2006

Language of Materials

English

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

The Iowa State University Home Economics Alumni Association was organized in 1964. The name of the group was changed to the Iowa State University Family and Consumer Sciences Alumni Association (ISUFCSAA) in 1987 when the name of the college was changed. Its purpose is to help alumni: 1) provide scholarships for students, 2) plan continuing education for alumni, 3) keep current with new developments in home economics and the College of Family and Consumer Sciences, 4) nominate outstanding alumni for recognition and 5) renew college friendships and make new acquaintances. Membership is open to all graduate of the College of Family and Consumer Sciences. The group is governed by an Executive Committee, whose members are elected at the annual meeting. Executive Committee meetings are held four times a year or at the option of the Chair in Ames, Iowa. Annual meetings are held each June for the membership in Ames, Iowa.

Extent

4.62 Linear Feet (6 document boxes, 1 half-document box, 1 oversize box)

Arrangement

This collection is divided into 10 series:

Series 1: History, 1983-2003, undated

Series 2: Correspondence, 1966-2003

Series 3: Minutes, 1973-2003

Series 4: Annual Meeting, 1969-2003

Series 5: Notebooks, 1964-1995

Series 6: Publications, 1981-1993

Series 7: Reports, 1965-2005, undated

Series 8: Financial Records, 1967-2006

Series 9: Subject File, 1964-2003, undated

Series 10: Photographs, 1977-2003, undated

Series 11, Scrapbooks, 1962-1983

Series 12, Administrative Records, 1965-1997

Items in related collections

RS 21/2. Iowa State University. Alumni Association records

Title
RS 21/2/3. Iowa State University. Family and Consumer Sciences Alumni Association records, 1964-2006
Date
March 12, 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:
403 Parks Library
701 Morrill Road
Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
(515) 294-6672