By Mary A. Sego
Scope and Contents of the Materials
The collection contains one folder with a publication by Bertha Keller.
Bertha Keller was hired at Purdue as an instructor in the Department of Physical Education for Women in 1929. She worked under Helen W. Hazelton and was in charge of summer program sessions. In addition, she served as the faculty advisor to the Women’s Athletic Association and the Purdue Archers Club and supervised health examinations and a program to promote individual health. In 1932, Keller took a leave of absence to study at the Teachers College at Columbia University in order to earn her Master of Arts degree. By 1934 she had published a work entitled Posture for Women. She resigned from Purdue in 1935.
Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
Collection is open for research.
MSF 203, Bertha M. Keller papers, Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries
Box and Folder Listing Browse by Folder:
[Folder 1: Publication, 1934],
- Folder 1: Publication, 1934
- Posture for Women, Keller, Bertha M. Agricultural Experiment Station, Extension Bulletin No. 203, June, 1934. Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue University. [5 copies]