The Resource Naomi Thacker Lockard papers

Naomi Thacker Lockard papers

Label
Naomi Thacker Lockard papers, 1941-1943
Title
Naomi Thacker Lockard papers
Inclusive dates
1941-1943
Title variation
Lockard, Naomi Thacker papers
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Naomi Thacker Lockard Papers, 1941-1943, contain Lockard's course registration materials from her time as a student at Madison College
Member of
Biographical or historical data
Naomi Virginia Thacker Lockard (1913-2006) was born in Rockingham County, Virginia to Albert Myers Thacker and Lessie Virginia Showalter Thacker. She graduated from Bridgewater (Va.) High School in 1936 and was the class salutatorian. Lockard enrolled in Madison College as a transfer student from Shenandoah College. At Madison, she was a member of the Sesame Club, an organization aimed at bringing day students "into closer union with the girls who board at college." Lockard graduated in 1943 with a Bachelor of Science degree and went on to complete a dietetic internship at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond. She married Lonzo Lockard and together they had three children. Lockard retired in 1979 after 30 years of service at the Veterans Administration in Martinsburg, West Virginia. She was active in professional and community organizations including the American Dietetic Association, Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 896, and American Legion Post 14 Auxiliary.
Cataloging source
VMC
Series statement
JMU Alum papers
Label
Naomi Thacker Lockard papers
Link
http://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/manuscripts/SC0054Lockard.aspx
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
973483054
Extent
1 letter folder; .06 cubic feet.
Governing access note
Collection open to research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the James Madison University Special Collections Library to use this collection
Immediate source of acquisition
Special Collections staff discovered this material in January 2015 tucked into the back of one of the duplicate copies of the Madison College Bulletin of Information. Because the items all contained information identifying Naomi Thacker as the creator, a collection was established out of the materials.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Organization method
The collection is arranged by item type in one folder.

Library Locations

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