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University of Northern Colorado, Industrial Arts and Home Economics records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG007-S042

Collection Scope and Contents

The School of Industrial Technology and Home Economics operated from the early days of the university until its elimination in 1983. Under the leadership of Dean William R. Erwin Jr., the school offered training for future educators, economists, and industry workers. The Industrial Arts and Home Economics records collection includes self-study reports, course listings, minority student and faculty recruitment policies, coorperative reports with other Industrial Arts programs across the United States, educational film, and photographs of doctoral program graduates. Additionally, collection contains clippings, correspondence, faculty lists, and deparment reports documenting the school's final defense against budget cuts and elimination in 1982 and 1983.

Dates

  • 1914 - 1983
  • Majority of material found within 1971 - 1983

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Boxes RG7.S42 010, RG7.S42 012, RG7.S42 013, and RG7.S42 019 contain confidential information, including performance reviews, employee contracts, and salaries. These boxes are restricted. The remainder of the collection is open for research. Please contact the Archives and Special Collections Department in advance for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance. Please contact the Archives and Special Collections Department for further information.

Extent

24.0 Linear Feet (24 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The School of Industrial Technology and Home Economics operated from the early days of the university until its elimination in 1983. Under the leadership of Dean William R. Erwin Jr., the school offered training for future educators, economists, and industry workers. The collection includes self-study reports, correspondence, clippings, educational film, and photographs of graduates.

Acquisition Information

Collection materials transferred by William R. Erwin Jr. and the School of Industrial Technology and Home Economics in 1983.

Variant Identifier Number

The former identifier number for this collection was RG007-S009IAHE. It was changed in January 2018 during the RG collection management project for the purpose of consistent identifiers.
Status
Minimally Processed
Author
Betty Mosso, Shirley Soenksen, updated by Lisa Hartman
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Edition statement
Original finding aid created in 1983. Revised and retyped in 1985, 1994, 1997, 2002, and 2017. Updated to conform to DACS in 2018.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository

Contact:
University Libraries
James A. Michener Library L119
Campus Box 48
Greeley CO 80639