Helen Stuart Whitehead collection, circa 1914-1919 (bulk 1917-1918

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Helen Stuart Whitehead collection, circa 1914-1919 (bulk 1917-1918

MS 453

Collection Summary

Creator: Whitehead, Helen Stuart
Collection Name: Helen Stuart Whitehead collection
Inclusive Dates: 1914-1919
Bulk Dates: (bulk 1917-1919)
Physical Description:1 linear feet
Abstract:The Helen Stuart Whitehead collection consists of photographs and pamphlets relating to the University of Arizona compiled during Ms. Whitehead’s tenure as a student 1914-1919.
Collection Number:MS 453
Language: Material in English
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733
URL: http://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/

Biographical Note

Helen Stuart Whitehead was born on Sept.5, 1897 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the parents of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert L. Whitehead, she had two brothers and two sisters. In the years of 1916-17 Miss Helen S. Whitehead attended Butler College (Indianapolis, Indiana). While attending college at the University of Arizona Helen S. Whitehead was the Hiking Captain in 1918-1819, s, she was Chairman for West College (1918-20). She also was Secretary and Treasurer of her Senior Class. Helen S. Whitehead also was part of PI Beta Phi Sorority. She also took 3units of a correspondence class while here in Tucson, Arizona. Helen S.Whitehead graduated with a B.S in Home Economics in the year 1920.

Scope and Content Note

Collection consists of pamphlets and photographic materials. Collection includes 3 pamphlets from University of Arizona in 1917-1918. The photographs include various photographs of Arizona, campus views, events, and people.


This collection is organized into 2 series.





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Access Terms

Personal Name(s)
Whitehead, Helen Stuart, 1897-

Education Building--(Tucson, AZ)--Photographs
University of Arizona--History--Photographs
West Cottage (Tucson, AZ)—Photographs

Genre Form(s)

Administrative Information

Credit Line

Helen Stuart Whitehead collection(453). Speccial Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Container List

Series I: Pamphlets, 1917-1918,
This series contains 3 various University of Arizona pamphlets
11 University of Arizona pamphlets
Series II: Photographic Materials, 1914-1919
This series contains various photographs in no particular order
12 Arizona Views, circa 1914-1919
13 Education building, undated
14 Campus Views, circa 1914-1919
15 Groups and friends, circa 1914-1919
16 Groups and friends, circa 1914-1919
17 Photographs of Helen S. Whitehead, undated
18 West Cottage group photos, circa 1914-1919