Collection Highlights

Agnes P. Medill Boys’ and Girls’ Liberty Clubs of Delaware Scrapbook (University of Delaware)

This scrapbook contains photographs, news clippings, and information that Agnes P. Medill kept during 1918-1922, when she was employed by the Delaware College Extension Service to organize Boys’ and Girls’ Liberty Clubs in the Delaware public schools. During the 1918 school year, Agnes Medill organized at least fifteen clubs throughout Delaware schools, including Newport, Bridgeville, Stanton, Black Swamp, Redden, Georgetown, Greenwood, Townsend, Welsh Tract, Harrington, Newark, and Wilmington.

Townsend Sewing & Baking Club Achievement Exercise 1920