University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Edith Mae Wilson Mullins Livingston Papers, 1915-1990



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Livingston, Edith Mae Wilson Mullins
Title: Livingston, Edith Mae Wilson Mullins, papers
Dates: 1915-1990
Abstract: Edith Mae Wilson Mullins Livingston was an educator in the Austin and Del Valle area. Correspondence, family photographs, genealogical materials and recipe cards comprise the bulk of the papers. Included are Livingston’s father’s recipe cards from when he headed the kitchens of the University of Texas women’s dormitories and a scrapbook of correspondence with William Wagner of Germany, detailing the changes in German culture under the influence of National Socialism, 1935.
Accession No.: 2001-232
OCLC No.: 961272712
Extent: 1 ft., 6 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Edith Mae Wilson Mullins Livingston was an educator in the Austin and Del Valle area.


Scope and Contents

Correspondence, family photographs, genealogical materials and recipe cards comprise the bulk of the Edith Mae Wilson Mullins Livingston Papers, 1915-1990. Included are Livingston’s father’s recipe cards from when he headed the kitchens of the University of Texas women’s dormitories and a scrapbook of correspondence with William Wagner of Germany, detailing the changes in German culture under the influence of National Socialism, 1935.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Livingston, Edith Mae Wilson Mullins
Wilson, W.
Wagner, William
Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin. Division of Housing and Food Service
Subjects
Dormitories--Texas--Austin
Food service management--United States.
National socialism.
Family histories.
Places
Austin (Tex.)
Germany.

Separated Material

Some material has been separated to the Library Unit and the Artifacts Collection.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Edith Mae Wilson Mullins Livingston Papers, 1915-1990, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Courtney Chartier, August 2006.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
4Zd119 Onion Creek Lodge/Pleasant Hill School, photocopies of historical materials
Photographs
Correspondence
Foreign correspondence
"A Healthy Place for Children to Live", 1954
Wilson family history
Scrapbook, 1915, 1929-1930
Photograph album
Card from students, poem "In Honor of Edith Mullins" by Bonnie Hubach, undated
Photographs removed from frames, 1916, 1918, ca. 1923, undated
Postcards of aircraft removed from frames
Correspondence from box labeled "Mom's New Year Letter"
Notes, newsclippings and literary production from box labeled "Mom's New Year Letter"
Army Air Force Technical School certificate of completion, Edith W. Mullins, February 11, 1943
Miscellaneous ephemera
"Friends" composition by Edith Livingston, undated
W. Wilson recipes, UT women's dormitories, ca. 1918
box
2W78a Scrapbook, letters from and photographs of Germany, from William Wagner, 1935