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Personal papers of Viola Anderson

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: PP 64


Viola Anderson recieved her B.S. in 1912 and her M.S. in 1916, both from Simmons University. She joined the faculty of the University of Kansas in the Department of Home Economics in 1919 and retired in 1960. This collection contains her manuscript entitled "The Department of Home Economics: The First 50 Years."


  • Creation: 1919 - 1960


Conditions Governing Access

These materials are stored in the KU Annex off-site storage area.

All researchers interested in reviewing this material must consult Spencer Research Library Public Services staff (785-864-4334 or, 9-5 M-F CST) no less than three days in advance of a planned visit. Be advised that drop-in requests for this material cannot be accommodated.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.


.25 Linear Feet (1 document case)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 64

Physical Location

Annex (Contact Spencer Library Public Services)

Related Materials

Consult library staff regarding the availability of related photographs, biographical files, and scrapbooks.

Guide to the Viola J. Anderson Collection
Personal papers of Viola Anderson
Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005. Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2021.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
Preferred citation
Personal papers of Viola J. Anderson, University Archives, PP 64, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States