Eva B. Mason Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of a notebook for a sewing class, two photocopies and a dress.
- circa 1900, 1975
The collection is open and available for research.
Restrictions on Use
Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from the owner(s) of the copyright.
Eva Belle Mason lived in Mansfield, Connecticut and attended Connecticut Agricultural College. She graduated co-valedictorian in 1900. She married Henry Knowlton and in October 1975 was recognized as the only living member of the Class of 1900.
Personal recollection of Ms. Mason by Rudy Favretti, Emeritus Professor, is available here.
4.1 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Eva Belle Mason (Mrs. Henry Knowlton) graduated from Connecticut Agricultural College in 1900. The collection contains her notebook from her Sewing class and the dress she made to wear to Commencement.
Series I: Personal materials (circa 1900, 1975)
The materials in the collection were donated by Rudy Favretti> (emeritus faculty) and the School of Family Studies.
Existence and Location of Copies
Portions of this collection have been digitized and digital reproductions of materials in this collection may also be found in the Archives & Special Collections digital repository
- Connecticut (state) Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
- Dress (culture-related concept) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Dressmaking Subject Source: Fast
- Families Subject Source: Fast
- Notebooks Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Photocopies Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Sewing Subject Source: Fast
- Storrs (inhabited place) Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
- Twentieth century. Subject Source: Fast
- Women Subject Source: Fast
- Eva B. Mason Papers
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- 2008 January
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