Wisconsin Extension Homemakers Council: The Impact of Her Spirit Oral History Project, 1983-1989

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Title: Wisconsin Extension Homemakers Council: The Impact of Her Spirit Oral History Project
Inclusive Dates: 1983-1989

  • Wisconsin Extension Homemakers Council
Call Number: Eau Claire Mss BR; Green Bay Mss 123; La Crosse Mss BS; Milwaukee Mss 129; Northland Mss K; Oshkosh Mss CD; Parkside Mss 73; Platteville Mss AS; River Falls Mss DZ; Stevens Point Mss AW; Stout Mss 17; Superior Mss Q; Whitewater Mss BN; Audio 1528A; M90-325

Quantity: 3.4 c.f. (13 archives boxes); plus additions of 1.8 c.f., 0.6 c.f of photographs and transparencies, and 173 tape recordings

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)
Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center / Ashland Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Eau Claire McIntyre Library / Eau Claire Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Green Bay Cofrin Library / Green Bay Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-La Crosse Murphy Library / La Crosse Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Milwaukee Libraries, Archives / Milwaukee Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Oshkosh Polk Library / Oshkosh Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Parkside Library / Parkside Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Platteville Southwest Wisconsin Room / Platteville Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-River Falls, Chalmer Davee Library / River Falls Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Stevens Point Library / Stevens Point Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Stout Library Learning Ctr. / Stout Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Superior Jim Dan Hill Library / Superior Area Research Ctr. (Map)
UW-Whitewater Library / Whitewater Area Research Ctr. (Map)

An oral history project undertaken by members of the Wisconsin Extension Homemakers Council (WEHC) as a celebration of the organization's 50th anniversary, focusing on the life stories of Wisconsin homemakers and on the influence of the WEHC in their lives. Included are tape-recorded interviews, transcripts, a published guide to the project, a copy of Taste Wisconsin History (a cookbook derived from the project), photographs, a copy of a slide/tape show with accompanying script, publicity materials, and discussion guide; and a script for a play based on the oral histories.

Language: English

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-ec00br
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