Eudora Fulkerson papers, 1931-1935

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Fulkerson, Eudora, 1912-2011
Title
Eudora Fulkerson papers
Dates
1931-1935 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.2 linear feet
Collection Number
Mss 791
Summary
This collection includes memorabilia from Eudora Fulkerson's college years at The University of Montana-Missoula (then Montana State University), 1931-1935.
Repository
University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Archives and Special Collections
Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
University of Montana
32 Campus Dr. #9936
59812-9936
Missoula, MT
Telephone: 4062432053
Fax: 4062434067
library.archives@umontana.edu
Access Restrictions

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of Archives and Special Collections, the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, and The University of Montana-Missoula.

Languages
English

Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Eudora Piercy was born on October 19, 1912. She was born on a farm near Bainville, Montana, to Sallie and George Piercy. Fulkerson spent her early years in Bainville and graduated from the The University of Montana-Missoula (then Montana State University) in 1935 with a bachelor's degree in Home Economics. She moved to Tacoma in the late 1930s. In 1942 she married Oliver A. Fulkerson. She worked as a Dietician at Tacoma General Hospital for more than 25 years and retired as the Head Dietician in 1972.

Eudora Fulkerson died on March 3, 2011 at age 99 in Tacoma, Washington.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection includes memorabilia from Eudora Fulkerson's college years at The University of Montana-Missoula (then Montana State University), 1931-1935.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. and any other applicable statutes. Copyright not transferred to The University of Montana-Missoula.

Preferred Citation

[Name of document or photograph number], Eudora Fulkerson Papers, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, The University of Montana-Missoula.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Arrangement

The materials are separated by type.

Custodial History

The papers were held by Fulkerson until her death in 2011.

Acquisition Information

Donated to the Archives on behalf of Eudora Folkerson, 2011.

Separated Materials

Dance cards for the Forester's Ball were transferred to the Forestry Department as requested by the family. General university memorabilia not personalized to Fulkerson was transferred to the Archive's University Publications collection.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/1 Personal class schedules circa 1932-1935
1/2 Home Economics Club newsclipping 1934
1/3 Student season sports passes 1931-1935
1/4 Dance programs 1931-1935
1/5 Name tag for student dietician circa 1935
1/6 Commencement memorabilia including diploma 1935

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Home economics students--Montana--Missoula

Corporate Names

  • Montana State University (Missoula)--Alumni and alumnae

Form or Genre Terms

  • Memorabilia--Montana--Missoula

Occupations

  • Women college students--Montana--Missoula