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Lucy Beth Kisor Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2117

  • Staff Only

Scope and Content Note

This collection is comprised of Lucy Beth Dyer’s 4-H Record Book and 11 course notebooks from her studies at the University of Arkansas in Home Economics.

Dates

  • 1951-1962

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email specoll@uark.edu at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Lucy Beth Dyer was a member of the Newberry Chapel 4-H Club in Crawford County, Arkansas. She received numerous awards including county winner in 1953 and 1954 in the safety hazards category, in 1955 she won for better methods electric, and she was Arkansas state winner in the frozen foods category in 1956. In total, Lucy Beth completed 42 projects, gave 17 demonstrations, and wrote over 60 news reports in her 6 years of club work. She also served as club vice president in 1956. Lucy Beth Kisor went on to attend the University of Arkansas from 1958-1962 and received a Bachelor of Science in Home Economics.

Extent

1.25 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by topic and in chronological order.

Acquisition Information

The Lucy Beth Kisor Collection was donated to Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, on June 7, 2016 by Lucy Beth Kisor of Fort Worth, Texas.

Processing Information

Processed by Jacob Yount; completed June 2016.

Creator

Source

Title
Lucy Beth Kisor Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Jacob Yount
Date
2016
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
479-575-5577