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Betty Ann Jarvis Notebook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 0352

Scope and Contents

The Betty Ann Jarvis Notebook is a brown tabbed notebook from 1951 titled, Leaves. The Notebook was compiled by Jarvis for a Biology course at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, instructed by Jane C. Frost. Its title page reads, Trees on W.C.U.N.C. Campus and contains a table of contents. The Notebook consists of pressed leaves with handwritten details underneath regarding the features of the various trees.

Dates

  • 1951

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information. Please see our Sensitive Materials Statement.

Biographical or Historical Information

Betty Ann Jarvis, of Mooresville, North Carolina was a student of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro), graduating in 1954 with a Bachelor's degree in Home Economics. While attending the college, Jarvis was a member of the Y.W.C.A., Home Economics Club, Recreation Association, Dance Group, Tap Dance Club, 4-H Club, and the Y.D.C.

Extent

0.76 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Betty Ann Jarvis was a student of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, graduating in 1954 with a Bachelor's degree in Home Economics. Among her college activities were the Home Economics Club, Recreation Association, and Tap Dance Club.

The Betty Ann Jarvis Notebook is a brown tabbed notebook from 1951 containing pressed leaves and descriptions for a Biology course instructed by Jane C. Frost at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina.

Method of Acquisition

Transferred from Classed Archives in September 2008.

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Processing Information

Processed and encoded by Andrea Cole, July 2010.

Title
Betty Ann Jarvis Notebook
Author
Andrea Cole
Date
2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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