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Nancy Nunnally papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-76-43

Scope and Content

The Nancy Nunnally papers consist of the professional papers of a University of Cincinnati professor in the College of Education. The collection contains material relating to kindergarten education includingrecords of the Cincinnati Kindergarten Alumnae Association, a scrapbook kept by Annie Laws, and educational materials.

Dates

  • 1879-1959

Creator

Language of Materials

The records are in English

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Biography of Nancy Nunnally

Nancy Nunnally was a professor of education at the University of Cincinnati. She was a native of Minnesota, and graduated from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis with two bachelor's degrees. She received a Master's degree from Columbia University, and her doctorate in education at Indiana University, Bloomington. Her professional memberships included the Association for Childhood Education and the Association for Childhood Education International. From 1962 until 1964, she was state president of the Ohio Association for Childhood Education. She contributed articles to Kindergarten Bulletin and Childhood Education. She belonged to three honorary organizations: Phi Delta Gamma, Pi Lambda Theta, and Kappa Delta Pi, and she was the advisor for the Zeta Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi at the University of Cincinnati. After her retirement from UC in 1974, she volunteered at the Shriner's Burn Institute, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Clovernook Home and School for the Blind and Cary Cottage. She passed away in 1988 at the age of 83.

Extent

7.5 Linear Feet

Overview

The Nancy Nunnally papers consist of the professional papers of a University of Cincinnati professor in the College of Education. The collection includes material relating to kindergarten education including records of the Cincinnati Kindergarten Alumnae Association, a scrapbook kept by Annie Laws, and educational materials.

Statement of Arrangement

The collection is arranged into folders by topic.

Physical Location

Archives and Rare Books Library
Title
Finding aid for the Nancy Nunnally papers, 1879-1959
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Finding aid prepared by Archives and Rare Books Staff
Date
2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Rare Books Library Repository

Contact:
8th Floor Blegen Library
2602 McMicken Circle
P.O. Box 210113
Cincinnati Ohio 45221-0113
513-556-1959