By Joanne Mendes
Scope and Contents of the Materials
The Alice Rice Cook Papers contain clippings regarding Frank and Lillian Gilbreth, correspondence with Lillian Gilbreth, and correspondence and materials regarding the death of Lillian Gilbreth collected by Alice Cook.
Alice Rice Cook was a colleague and personal friend of Lillian M. Gilbreth. They co-authored the book, The Foreman in Manpower Management in 1947. Cook worked as an employee relations consultant and was the supervisor of the Employee Relations Training Program of the City College of New York. The Alice Rice Cook Papers contain clippings regarding the Gilbreths, correspondence with Lillian Gilbreth, and correspondence and materials regarding the death of Lillian Gilbreth.
Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
Physical Access Note:
Collection is located on site
Alice Rice Cook
Frank and Lillian Gilbreth Library of Management
Frank and Lillian Gilbreth Papers
Alice Rice Cook Papers, Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries
Materials are housed in acid-free box. Materials are in acid-free folders. Photographs have been sleeved for preservation purposes. Newspaper clippings were photocopied and discarded.
Box and Folder Listing Browse by Box:
[Folder 1: Letters Sent, 1963-1972
[Folder 2: Letters Received, 1951-1954
[Folder 3: Letters Sent, Lillian Gilbreth, 1960-1966],
[Folder 4: Letters Received, Lillian Gilbreth, ca. 1950s-1960s
[Folder 5: Materials on Lillian Gilbreth, ca. 1940s-1968
[Folder 6: Materials on Lillian Gilbreth, Publications and Meetings, ca. 1950s-1960s
[Folder 7: Materials on Lillian Gilbreth, Photographs, ca. 1943-1955
[Folder 8: Materials on Lillian Gilbreth, Miscellaneous, undated
[Folder 9: Materials Lillian Gilbreth, Memorials, 1972
[Folder 10: Materials Lillian Gilbreth, Periodicals, ca. 1950s-1960s