Buck Sitterson Papers

1968-1970, 1977
Laupus Library Manuscript Collection, LL 02.24
Creator(s)
Sitterson, Buck
Physical description
0.35 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
Buck Sitterson Papers (LL 02.24), The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Repository
Laupus Library History Collections
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Buck Sitterson's papers from the 1968-1970 building campaign for the Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville, North Carolina. It includes newspaper articles, press releases, correspondence, and expansion plans.


Biographical/historical information

Thaddeus Berkley "Buck" Sitterson was born 1936 May 29 to Berkley and Helen (Holley) Sitterson. He served as an administrator at Pitt County Memorial Hospital from 1968 until 1999. He was first the Hospital's Business Affairs Manager and Comptroller and later served as Vice President of Risk Management and Outreach. Sitterson married Mary Sue Byrd in 1956 and they had Susan Byrd and Thaddeus Berkley.


Scope and arrangement

Buck Sitterson's papers from the 1968-1970 building campaign for the Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville, North Carolina. It includes newspaper articles, press releases, correspondence, and expansion plans. Many items come from the "Citizen's Committee for the Pitt County Memorial Hospital," a committee that led the efforts to raise support for the Pitt County Hospital bond. The papers also have the only known copy of "Movin On," a PCMH in-house newsletter from 1977 documenting the move from the Fifth Street Hospital to the new facility on the corner of Stantonsburg Road and Moye Boulevard.


Administrative information
Custodial History

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Source of acquisition

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Processing information

Processing revised by Ashley Williams, 2015

Copyright notice

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


Related material

Wayne Williams Papers (LL 02.08), The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Pitt County Memorial Hospital Papers (LL 02.09), The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.


Container list
Box 1 Folder 1 Buck Sitterson Papers (1 of 4), 1968-1970
Box 1 Folder 2 Buck Sitterson Papers (2 of 4), 1968-1970
Box 1 Folder 3 Buck Sitterson Papers (3 of 4), 1968-1970
Box 1 Folder 4 Buck Sitterson Papers (4 of 4), 1968-1970
Box 1 Folder 5 "Movin' On" Newsletter, 1977