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6,000 pieces, 3.00 linear feet
Scope and Content Note
The Mary Johnston Gates Papers consist of correspondence, minutes, histories, financial records, program notes, newspaper clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, and reference material, relating to the South Carolina Extension Homemakers’ Council, Bethel Home Demonstration Club, the and National Extension Homemakers’ Council. Most of the material in the collection range in date from the 1950’s to the 1970’s.
Mary Johnston Gates Papers were given to the Archives by Mary Johnston (Pat) Gates via Pat Breenay on August 6, 2007.
Women, Women's History, Home Demonstration, Home Extension, Home Economics, Sumter County SC, Bethel Home Demonstration Club
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Mary Johnston Gates Papers - Accession 1306". Finding Aid 1096.
LC Subject Headings
Gates, Mary Johnston--Archives; South Carolina Extension Homemakers Council; National Extension Homemakers Council (U.S.); Bethel Home Demonstration Club (Sumter, S.C.); Home economics--South Carolina; Home demonstration work--South Carolina