Dr. Margaret Comstock Snell

Title
Dr. Margaret Comstock Snell
LC Subject
Snell, Margaret Comstock Faculty Portrait photographs Women
Description
Margaret Comstock Snell became the first professor of Household Economy and Hygiene in 1889. Snell was known as the "Apostle of fresh air", for her love of walks and open windows, and taught courses in sewing, cooking, entertaining, and conversation. Snell expanded the Home Economics department and retired in 1908.
Work Type
gelatin silver prints
Date
1889
Identifier
HC0180
Rights
Public Domain Mark 1.0
Rights Holder
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Local Collection Name
Harriet's Photograph Collection, 1868-1996 (P HC)
Type
Image
Set
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center Historical Images of Oregon State University
Institution
Oregon State University
Created
2007-01-11
Modified
2011-08-29