Mildred Tate Letter
Scope and Contents
The letter is from Mildred Tate to Mrs. Gillette inviting her to a dinner at Hillcrest, the women's dormitory at Virginia Tech, held by Mrs. White on September 11, 1940.
- Tate, Mildred Thurow, 1905-1996 (Person)
Language of Materials
The materials in this collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open to research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
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Mildred Tate served as a professor of Home Economics at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute from 1937 through 1960.
The Hillcrest dormitory was the first dormitory for women built on the Virginia Tech campus.
0.1 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
The collection consists of a letter from Mildred Tate to Mrs. Gillette inviting her to a dinner at the Hillcrest Dormitory on the campus of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute.
The collection is arranged by material type.
Source of Acquisition
The Mildred Tate Letter was donated to Special Collections in 1952.
Existence and Location of Copies
This collection has been digitized and is available online.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the Mildred Tate Letter by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).
The processing, arrangement and description of the Mildred Tate Letter was completed in June 2009.
- Mildred Tate Letter, 1940
- Jennifer Mitchell, Archivist
- 2009 (CC0 1.0)
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