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West Virginia University, Extension Service, Records Related to World War II Activities and Other Material

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M.5220

Overview

Records of the Extension Service of West Virginia University. This collection is minimally processed. There are many records related to the work of the Extension Service to support the war effort during World War II, including material regarding food preservation and conservation, and the West Virginia Victory Garden program. Other material includes monthly reports, and records of farm women's clubs and the tourist home program, among other records.

Dates

  • ca. 1930-1950

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. For more information, please contact the West Virginia and Regional History Center.

Extent

2.5 Linear Feet (Summary: 2 ft. 6 in. (2 record cartons, 15 in. each))

Physical Location

West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/

Separated Materials

Brochure to printed ephemera collection: "Farm Families in War or Peace" by Extension Service of West Virginia University, ca. 1941-1945.
Title
West Virginia University, Extension Service, Records Related to World War II Activities and Other Material, ca. 1930-1950
Author
Staff of the West Virginia & Regional History Center
Date
2016/08/30
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the West Virginia and Regional History Center Repository

Contact:
1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown WV 26506-6069 US
304-293-3536