University Museums

Title: Anna E. Richardson, Dean, Division of Home Economics, 1922-1929
Name: Portrait
Date: 1958
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 30 x 24 in. (76.2 x 61 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Gift of Phi Upsilon Omicron, professional home Economics Fraternity, also faculty friends, Delta Phi Delta, Professional art fraternity, Omicron Nu and the Home Economics Club. In the Art on Campus Collection, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: u96.4
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Anna E. Richardson was dean of Home Economics at Iowa State College from 1923 to 1927. In 1924, Anna Richardson, dean of the Division of Home Economics, established a nursery school through a five-year grant. The nursery school, now the Child Development Laboratory School, enrolls 92 children in its programs. Richardson Court Association residence complex is named for her.