Filomena R. Manor, USAF Retired, Papers


Filomena R. Manor Papers

San Diego State University
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50 years of Air Force dietetics, 1949-1999 ; Cookery, Military ; Dietetics -- History -- 20th century -- Sources ; Diet therapy ; Manor, Filomena R., 1926- -- Archives ; Nutritionists -- United States -- Biography ; Retired Air Force Dietitians Association -- History -- Sources ; United States. Air Force -- Medical personnel -- Biography ; United States. Air Force -- Officers -- Biography ; United States. Air Force. Biomedical and Dietary Corp. -- History -- Sources
Filomena Manor was born Filomena R. Fusco, in Troy, New York, on July 6, 1926. She graduated from Lansingburg High School and Russell Sage College, where she received a B.S. in foods and nutrition in 1948. In 1960, while serving as an officer in the United States Air Force (USAF), she obtained her M.S. from the Ohio State University. Her master’s thesis became the basis for the Air Force’s diet supervisor job training standard and course at the Air University located at Maxwell Air Force Base. The collection’s content focuses in part on the evolution of the United States Air Force (USAF), Biomedical and Dietary Science Corp food and diet programs developed from 1947 through 1983.
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11.25 linear feet
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