Archival Finding Aids


1913-1982 (Bulk 1977-1980)

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The San José State University Home Economics Department Records, 1913-1982 (bulk 1977-1980) consist of a variety of administrative files, correspondence and department evaluations, particularly concerning the termination of the program. The decision to terminate the Home Economics Department was reached in 1979 and it officially closed in June 1982. Also included in the records are index cards containing Home Economics Department alumni information.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

San José State University. Home Economics Dept. -- History
San José State Normal School -- History
San José State Teachers College -- History
San José State College -- History
California State University, San José -- History
San José State University -- History
Education, Higher -- California -- San José

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