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Eastern North Carolina Section of the American Chemical Society Records, 1954-1996

(Manuscript Collection #400)

Descriptive Summary Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Title: Eastern North Carolina Section of the American Chemical Society Records
Creator: Eastern North Carolina Section of the American Chemical Society
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English
Abstract: Society records, including minutes (1954-1970, 1977), correspondence (1965-1974), annual reports (1955-1968, 1973), charter, ENCHEM newsletter (1957-1978), miscellaneous.
Extent: 10.25 Cubic feet.

Administrative Information Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Accessions Information

March 26, 1980 138 items, 7 vols.; Society records, including minutes (1954-1970, 1977), correspondence (1965-1974), annual reports (1955-1968, 1973), Charter, ENCHEM newsletter (1957-1978), and miscellaneous. Donor: Executive Committee

May 29, 1981 (Unprocessed addition 1), 5 cu. ft.; Chapter records, including correspondence (1977-1980), annual reports (1974-1979), minutes (1971-1977), tax records (1967-1979), membership lists, and tour speakers, and files pertaining to operation and activities of the ACS (1971-1981). Donor: Executive Committee

April 24, 1985 (Unprocessed addition 2), 29 items; ENCHEM newsletters (1981-1985). Donor: Executive Committee

January 31, 1986 (Unprocessed addition 3), 108 items; Records (1976-1985), including correspondence, annual reports, tax reports, membership lists, policy statements, council minutes, newsletters, and financial records. Donor: Executive Committee

November 16, 1992 (Unprocessed addition 4), 2 cubic feet; Files (1980-1991), including records of William A. Howard, annual reports, and treasurer's records. Donor: Executive Committee

May 24, 1994 (Unprocessed addition 5), 4 items; Volume of newsletters (1981-1990) and annual reports (1991-1993). Donor: Executive Committee

February 26, 1996 (Unprocessed addition 6), 1/4 cubic foot; Records (1987-1996), including annual reports, correspondence, news letters, by-laws, reports, minutes, etc. Donor: Executive Committee

December 1, 2006, (unprocessed addition 7), 336 items, 1,703 p., 1.0 cubic feet; Records (1986-1992) of the Section Chairman, 1987, and the Education and Professional Committee Chairman, 1988-1992, including correspondence, financial, membership, public relations, and symposia records, and files relating to National Chemistry Day, National Chemistry Week, and printed materials. See preliminary inventory.. Recd. 12/1/2006. The donor served as Secretary, 1986, Section Chair, 1987, and as Education and Professional Committee Chair, 1988-1992. The conditions of this agreement shall also apply to the Section's previous donations to this collection dated 3/26/1980, 1/29/1981, 4/24/1985, 1/31/1986, 11/16/1992, 5/24/1994, & 2/26/1996. Financial value: Donor estimates $0.00. Extraordinary costs: ECU staff estimates $0.00. Donor: Mrs. Margaret Gemperline.

Access Restrictions

No restrictions

Copyright Notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Preferred Citation

Eastern North Carolina Section of the American Chemical Society Records (#400), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Gift of Mrs. Margaret Gemperline

Processing Information

  • Encoded by Apex Data Services


Subject Headings Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Preliminary Inventory Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Box 28#0400.28
    • Folder a#0400.28.a
      Public Relations Committee (1990) 14 items. 31 p.
    • Folder b#0400.28.b
      Symposium for National Chemistry Day (1987) Chemistry Department, East Carolina University. 34 items. 135 p.
    • Folder c#0400.28.c
      Symposium for National Chemistry Week, 1988 Chemical Safety for School and Industry Workshop (1987-1988) by Dr. James A. Kaufman, Chemistry Department, East Carolina University. 26 items. 216 p.
    • Folder d#0400.28.d
      Symposium 1989 (1986-1989) Chemical Storage, Disposal and Waste Reduction for School Laboratories, Chemstry Department, East Carolina University. 18 items. 80 p.
    • Folder e#0400.28.e
      Symposium 1989 (1989-1990) Laboratory Harzardous Waste Management Workshop, Wayne Wesolowski, Group Leader. 11 items. 102 p.
    • Folder f#0400.28.f
      Symposium 1989 (1989-1990) Laboratory Harzardous Waste Management Workshop (Revised 2/26/1990), Wayne Wesolowski, Group Leader. 20 items. 128 p.
    • Folder g#0400.28.g
      Symposium 1990 (1990) Chemistry for the '90s, Barton College, Wilson, NC 35 items. 86 p.

Online access to this finding aid is supported with funds created through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). These funds come through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which is administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. This grant is part of the North Carolina ECHO, Exploring Cultural Heritage Online, Digitization Grant Program.

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