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Plumb, Helen papers, 1940-1944

By Nathaniel Wilson

Collection Overview

Title: Plumb, Helen papers, 1940-1944

ID: 03/02/01/001

Creator: Plumb, Helen

Extent: 0.2 Linear Feet

Date Acquired: 02/27/2009

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Personal papers, scrapbook, photographs, sheet music, documents, yearbooks and school publications all from Helen Plumb's time as a student at the National College of Education.

Includes some records and photographs of her teaching internship at Garfield School in her hometown of Manitowoc, Wisconsin in 1942.

Biographical Note

Alum at the National College of Education from 1940-1944.

Maiden name, Helen Rudolph.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open for use.  Library use only.

Acquisition Source: Sue O'Connor

Processing Information:

Items that were originally with this collection but were filed in other collections due to duplication:

Yearbooks

Student handbooks

Student Directories

Commencement programs

Copies of the student newspaper, Chaff

Course Bulletin


Box and Folder Listing

Series 1: Student records and activities, 1940 to 1944
Records of Helen Plumb's time as a student at the National College of Education.
Box 1View associated digital content.
Folder 1: Programs and flyers from National College of Education events, 1940 to 1944
Programs of events at the National College of Education including the Spring Festival, the Song Festival and the American Dances performance.  Helen Plumb participated in several of these events.
Folder 2: Transcripts, 1940 to 1944
Transcripts and grade reports
Folder 3: Graduation, 1944
Diploma and invitation to commencement ceremony.
Folder 13: Serbian Folk Dances, 1918
Sheet music with descriptions of Serbian folk dance steps.  Played during music performance at the National College of Education by Helen Plumb.
Series 2: Alumni records, 1944 to 1994
Records of Helen Plumb's time as an alumni of the National College of Education
Box 1
Folder 4: Half Century Club, 1994
Records of Helen Plumb attending the Half Century Club banquet in 1994.
Folder 5: Alumni list, 1964
Alumni list from the Alumni Association of the National College of Education.
Series 3: Photographs, 1940 to 1994View associated digital content.
Box 1
Folder 6: School Children (negatives), 1941-10-07

Images of dormitory on negative film.

Note: on cellulose acetate based sheet film

Folder 7: Helen Plumb and friends (negatives), 1940 to 1944

Images of Plumb and friends while students at the National College of Education.  Some photos from her teaching internship at Garfield School in her hometown of Manitowoc, Wisconsin.

Note: on cellulose acetate based sheet film

Folder 8: Photographs - loose prints, ca. 1940; 1994
Prints of Helen Plumb from her time as a student at the National College of Education and during her 50th class reunion.
Folder 9: Elementary school students (negatives), ca. 1942
Note: Negatives on cellulose acetate based sheet film.
Folder 10: Commencement, friends and performances (negatives), ca. 1940 to 1944
Note: Negatives on cellulose acetate based sheet film
Folder 11: Friends and elementary school students (negatives), ca. 1940 to 1944
Note: Negatives on cellulose acetate based sheet film
Folder 12: Scrapbook, 1940 to 1944
Scrapbook of photographs of Plumb. as well as her friends and classmates during their time as students at the National College of Education.  Also includes photographs from her teaching internship at Garfield School in her hometown of Manitowoc, Wisconsin.