Guide to the Lorraine Force Manuscript "Have you Lost your Senses?," undated

Summary Information

Title: Lorraine Force Manuscript "Have you Lost your Senses?," undated
Collection: UA.5156
Extent: 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:

Lorraine Stewart Force (1924- ) began her career at Appalachian State University in 1968 as a professor of art and art education. This collection consists of a draft manusript of a book written by Lorraine Stewart Force called "Have You Lost Your Senses?"

Creator: Force, Lorraine Stewart

Biographical/Historical Note

Lorraine Stewart Force (1924- ) was born October 10, 1924 in Kansas City, Missouri. After graduating high school, Force went to study at the Kansas City Art Institute. In 1943 she married Frank Force and together they had two children.

Force attended Southwest Missouri State College where she graduated magna cum laude, with a bachlor's degree in art education in 1952. She earned her masters in administration and supervision from the University of Miami in 1961 and in 1968 earned her Ph. D. in art education and conservation design from Flordia State University. While earning her degrees, she taught school at both the secondary and college levels in Florida.

Force began her career at Appalachian State University in 1968 as a professor of art and art education. She remained at Appalachian until her retirement in 1986. While at ASU she served on numbers committees including the General College Council, Long Range Planning Committee, and the Art Education Committee. She also a member of numerous profession organizations such as the National Association of Educators of Art (NAEA) and the North Carolina Association of Educators of Art. Force has published several books dealing the art education.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a draft manusript of a book written by Lorraine Stewart Force called "Have You Lost Your Senses?" The book was meant to be used to help student artists "enhance the effects of their works." In a letter, Force describes the book as "an indepth study of the art elements and how they can be used to communicate specific qualities." Force was a professor of art and art education at ASU.

Arrangement

This is a small collection that consists of a manuscript draft that is divided up into four folders. The manuscript is in numerical order.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Acquisitions Information

Donated by Lorraine Force.

Processing Information

Processed by Kelly R. Grimm, 2011.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UA.5156: Lorraine Force Manuscript "Have You Lost Your Senses?", University Archives, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.

Container List

Manuscript, pages 1-140 UASC_Box 1.3
Manuscript, pages 141-271 UASC_Box 1.4
Manuscript, pages 272-386 UASC_Box 1.5
Manuscript, pages 387-441, with illustrations and publisher query packet UASC_Box 1.6