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Betty Garlick papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.258

Scope and Contents

The Betty Garlick papers consist of correspondence, newspaper clippings and photographs about the Spartan Nursery School.


  • Creation: 1948 - 1977

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Biographical Note

Betty Jean Garlick received her B.S. from Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) in 1943 and her M.A. from Merrill Palmer and the University of Michigan in 1948. From 1943 to 1948 she held various teaching positions. In 1948 she became an instructor in Home Economics at the University of Illinois. She came to Michigan State in 1949 as an instructor in Home Management and Child Development. From 1955 to 1967 she was the teacher in charge of the Spartan Nursery School. From 1967 to 1973 she was the director of Operation Head Start Training Program. In 1973 she was a visiting instructor at the University of Michigan and in 1974 she was a Cooperative Extension child development specialist. From 1981 to 1982 she worked on a federal program to upgrade the food program of home day care providers. She retired in 1984.


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 4 folders)

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Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Betty Garlick Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
S. Roberts
November 2006
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US