Manuscript Collection

Authors

Roberta London

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Identifier

Accession 844

Inclusive Dates

1936-1972

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

6500 pieces, 3.25 linear feet

Language

English;

Historical Note

Roberta London (1912- ) was an assistant professor of home economics and director of the undergraduate dietetics program at Winthrop College from 1948 to 1977 and a 1934 graduate of Winthrop.

Scope and Content Note

The collection includes personal photographs, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, research and information on specific foods, recipes, drafts and published editions of manuscripts, class notes and student files. There is also information concerning the American Dietetic Association, the South Carolina Dietetic Association, the Piedmont Dietetic Association, the American Home Economics Association, and the South Carolina Home Economics Association, including conference material, memos, and correspondence. Miss London was president of the South Carolina Dietetic Association in 1967.

Provenance

The papers of Roberta London were deposited with the Archives circa 1984. The donor is unknown. Miss London was an assistant professor at Winthrop University from 1948 to 1977 in the Department of Home Economics. These papers are from her office files.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Roberta London Papers - Accession 844

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