Laura McCall Award competition application materials
Pages 1, 3, and 9 from an application to the Laura McCall Award in Division C for Julia Springer, a home service representative for the Kansas Power and Light Company. Also included is a black and white 8x10 photograph of Ms. Springer and the superintendent of the Kansas State School for the Deaf with a group of female students. Page 9 of the application form describes Ms. Springer giving the students a cooking demonstration and explains that she helped plan the new home economics department for the school.
- Creation: 1956
- Kansas Power and Light Company (Author, Organization)
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History of the Laura McCall Award
The Laura McCall award was given by McCall's Magazine to a home service department of a public utility that performed outstanding achievements in the advancement of electrical living in the home, such as through the promotion of electrical appliances and lighting equipment.
Language of Materials
RH PH P2801
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Katie Armitage, 1992.
- Guide to the Julia Springer collection
- Laura McCall Award competition application materials
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Laura McCall Award competition application materials, RH PH P2801, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas.