A Guide to the Virginia Extension Homemakers Council Papers, 1948-2003 Virginia Extension Homemakers Council Papers Ms2011-090

Virginia Extension Homemakers Council Papers, 1948-2003

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Collection Number Ms2011-090


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Processed by: Kimberly Staub, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2011-090
Title
Virginia Extension Homemakers Council Papers, 1948-2003
Physical Characteristics
7.1 cu. ft. 16 boxes
Language
English
Abstract
This collections includes institutional records, photographs, publications, yearbooks, slides, videos, and artifacts from the Virginia Extension Homemakers Council (currently named the Virginia Association for Family and Community Education).

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Virginia Extension Homemakers Council Papers must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Virginia Extension Homemakers Council Papers, Ms2011-090, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University,Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

Virginia Extension Homemakers Council Papers were donated to Special Collections in 2011.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Virginia Extension Homemakers Council was completed in October 2011.


Historical Note

The Virginia Extension Homemakers Council (formerly the Virginia Home Demonstration Club and currently the Virginia Association for Family and Community Education [VAFCE]) was founded in 1923 and was one of the founding members of the National Home Demonstration Council in 1936 (which changed its name to National Extension Homemakers Council in 1963 and later to National Association for Family and Community Education). These groups focus on programs that provide education on family and women's issues as well as provide opportunities for leadership development within the community.

The organizations are affiliated with the Associated Country Women of the World.

Scope and Content Note

This collections includes records, publications, yearbooks, slides, videos, and artifacts from the National and Virginia chapter of the Extension Homemakers Council (VEHC) (currently named the Virginia Association for Family and Community Education).

These records mostly pertain to the administrative and financial organization of the institutions but also encompass various programs and projects undertaken by the VEHC. There is a significant amount of information on the VEHC Bicentennial tapestry project, both in written records and multimedia. Artifacts in the collection consist of a 50th Anniversary commemorative plate and bell, as well as the seal of the National Extension Homemakers Council.

Arrangement

Series I-VI are arranged by the represented organization and alphabetically within series.

Series VII contains various multimedia, such as slides, VHS tapes, and reels, arranged alphabetically by material type.

Series VIII contains organizational artifacts, arranged alphabetically.

Index Terms

    Corporate Names:

  • National Extension Homemakers Council. Virginia Chapter. (U.S.)
  • National Home Demonstration Council. Virginia Chapter. (U.S.)
  • Virginia Cooperative Extension Service.

Contents List

Series I: National Extension Homemakers Council, 1957-1997
  • Box-folder 1-1
    "A Force for Families" NEHC Council Conference, 1986
  • Box-folder 1-2
    Certified Volunteer Unit Program, 1983
  • Box-folder 1-3
    "The Homemaker," 1977
  • Box-folder 1-4
    Meeting Minutes (incomplete), 1988-1993
  • Box-folder 1-5
    National Notes, 1972-1975
  • Box-folder 1-6
    Newsletter of the NEHC (incomplete), 1982-1987
  • Box-folder 1-7
    Newsletter of the NEHC, 1988-1990
  • Box-folder 2-1
    Newsletter of the NEHC, 1991-1997
  • Box-folder 2-2
    Photograph Scrapbook of VPI Meeting, n.d.
  • Box-folder 2-3
    Song and 50th Anniversary, 1957, 1986
  • Box-folder 2-4
    VPI Meeting, n.d.
Series II: Virginia Extension Homemakers Council, 1948-2000
  • Box-folder 2-5
    Administrative Materials, 1990-1991
  • Box-folder 2-6
    Annual Reports, 1972
  • Box-folder 2-7
    Annual Reports, 1973
  • Box-folder 2-8
    Annual Reports, 1974
  • Box-folder 3-1
    Annual Reports, 1975
  • Box-folder 3-2
    Annual Reports, 1976
  • Box-folder 3-3
    Annual Reports, 1977
  • Box-folder 3-4
    Annual Reports, 1978
  • Box-folder 3-5
    Annual Reports, 1979
  • Box-folder 3-6
    Annual Reports, 1980
  • Box-folder 4-1
    Annual Reports, 1981
  • Box-folder 4-2
    Annual Reports, 1982
  • Box-folder 4-3
    Annual Reports, 1983
  • Box-folder 4-4
    Annual Reports, 1984
  • Box-folder 4-5
    Annual Reports, 1985
  • Box-folder 4-6
    Area Meeting Programs, 1982-1993
  • Box-folder 5-1
    Area Programs, 1985
  • Box-folder 5-2
    Articles of Incorporation, 1993-2000
  • Box-folder 5-3
    Budget / Operating Funds, 1976-2000
  • Box-folder 5-4
    Early History, 1979
  • Box-folder 5-5
    Extenstion Homemakers Study, 1984
  • Box-folder 5-6
    Financial Reports, 1972-1993
  • Box-folder 5-7
    Guidelines Compliance, 1979-1981
  • Box-folder 5-8
    Heritage Project - Augusta, Highland, Rockingham, Madison, and Prince William Counties, 1967-1968
  • Box-folder 5-9
    Heritage Project - Fluvanna, Greene, Cumberland and Louisa Counties, 1960-1967
  • Box-folder 6-1
    Heritage Project - Louden, Page, and Warren Counties, 1967
  • Box-folder 6-2
    Heritage Project - Stafford, Spotsylvania, Westmoreland, Caroline, and King George Counties, 1967
  • Box-folder 6-3
    Heritage Project - York, Gloucester, Charles, Hampton, Newport and Warwick Counties, 1966-1967
  • Box-folder 6-4
    History, 1960-1999
  • Box-folder 6-5
    History, 1980-1990
  • Box-folder 6-6
    Law and Religious Concerns Compliance, 1948-1982
  • Box-folder 6-7
    "Let's Start Eating Smart" Program, 1991
  • Box-folder 7-1
    "Old Dominion Echoes," 1975-1993
  • Box-folder 7-2
    Scrapbook, 1988
  • Box 16
    Scrapbook, 1972
  • Box 16
    Scrapbook - 50th Anniversary, 1986
  • Box-folder 7-3
    Tapestry Project, 1975-1978
  • Box-folder 7-4
    Tax Status (IRS), 1990-1994
Series III: Associated Country Women of the World,
1989-1994
  • Box-folder 7-5
    Circulars, 1991-1993
  • Box-folder 7-6
    Executive Minutes, 1990-1993
  • Box-folder 7-7
    Pamphlets, 1989-1992
  • Box-folder 8-1
    "The Country Woman," 1991-1993
  • Box-folder 8-2
    The Country Women's Council, 1989-1994
Series IV: Virginia Association of Extension Home Economists (VAEHE), 1952-1971
  • Box-folder 8-3
    Virginia Federation of Home Demonstration Clubs (VFHDC) Annual Report, 1970
  • Box-folder 8-4
    Virginia Home Demonstration Agents Association (VHDAA) Committee Reports, 1964
  • Box-folder 8-5
    VHDAA Committee and District Reports, 1962
  • Box-folder 8-6
    VHDAA Committee Reports, 1965
  • Box-folder 8-7
    History of Home Demonstrations, n.d.
  • Box-folder 8-8
    VHDAA Notes, 1959-1960
  • Box-folder 8-9
    VFHDC Notes and Reports, 1971
  • Box-folder 8-10
    VHDAA Reports, 1961
  • Box-folder 8-11
    VHDAA Reports, 1961-1962
  • Box-folder 8-12
    VHDAA Reports, 1963
  • Box-folder 9-1
    VHDAA Reports, 1966
  • Box-folder 9-2
    VAEHE Reports, 1967
  • Box-folder 9-3
    VAEHE Reports, 1969
  • Box-folder 9-4
    VAEHE Notes, 1969-1970
  • Box-folder 9-5
    National Home Demonstration Council State Reports, 1957-1959
  • Box-folder 9-6
    National Home Demonstration Council State Reports, 1952-1955
Series V: National and Virginia Family and Community Education 1989-2003
  • Box-folder 9-7
    Virginia Association for Family and Community Education (VAFCE) Advisor, 1989-1993
  • Box-folder 9-8
    VAFCE Bulk Mailing Permits, 1993-1998
  • Box-folder 9-9
    VAFCE Certificates of Deposit, 1997-1999
  • Box-folder 9-10
    VAFCE Conference, 1998-2003
  • Box-folder 9-11
    National Assocation for Family and Community Education (NAFCE) Correspondence, 1997-1999
  • Box-folder 10-1
    VAFCE Insurance Coverage, 1992-1996
  • Box-folder 10-2
    VAFCE Scholarship and Cookbook Information, 1990-1998
  • Box-folder 10-3
    VFHDC Scholarship Information, 1990-1999
  • Box-folder 10-4
    NAFCE and VAFCE Yearbooks, 1990-2002
Series VI: Other Organizations, 1963-1982
  • Box-folder 10-5
    VA Mother's Committee, 1963-1979
  • Box-folder 10-6
    Virginia Cooperative Extension Civil Rights Compliance, 1979-1982
Series VII: Multimedia, 1979-1996
  • Box-folder 10-7
    "Cathedral" Color Slides, n.d.
  • Box-folder 10-8
    "Celebrating 50" Slides, n.d.
  • Box-folder 10-9
    Grouped Slides (no title), n.d.
  • Box-folder 10-10
    "Duplicate" Slides, n.d.
  • Box-folder 11-1
    "Tapestry" Photographs and Slides, n.d.
  • Box-folder 11-2
    Ungrouped, Untitled Slides, n.d.
  • Box 12
    VEHC Bicentennial Tapestry Slides, n.d
  • Box-folder 11-3
    Jane Janey Photographs, 1979
  • Box 13
    Bicentennial Quilt Audio Track Recording Reel, n.d.
  • Box 13
    Bicentennial Quilt Slide Show Reel, n.d.
  • Box 13
    Bicentennial Tapestry Script Reel, n.d.
  • Box 14
    FCE Video (VHS), 1996
  • Box 14
    "Membership" (VHS), 1987
  • Box 14
    NEHC "Rich Lives" (VHS), 1986
  • Box 14
    VEHC "Dispatch: (VHS), 1992
  • Box 14
    VEHC Winter Board (VHS), 1993
  • Box 14
    VEHC Winter Board (VHS), 1991
Series VIII: Artifacts, 1986
  • Box 15
    50th Anniversary Commemorative Bell, 1986
  • Box 15
    50th Anniversary Commemorative Plate, 1986
  • Box 15
    NEHC Seal, n.d.