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FRIENDS of Wayne State University School of Medicine Records

 Collection
Identifier: WSR001901
This collection includes information FRIENDS organizational business, projects, events, doctors, and the WSU School of Medicine spanning from 1975 to 2004. The bulk of this one box consists of correspondence, minutes, reports, agendas, and newsletters, and is supplemented by other records. There are some photographs and negatives as well which have been kept with the collection.

Dates

  • 1975 - 2004

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (1 SB)

Abstract

This collection contains the records of the FRIENDS of Wayne State University School of Medicine from 1975 to 2004. Most of the records are organizational materials relating to the running and planning of the group and events and projects. There are some audio-visual materials in the collection as well.

History

This collection consists of the records of the FRIENDS of Wayne State University School of Medicine. The organization began as a group of spouses of the School of Medicine's administration during 1972. Later on, FRIENDS grew to include those associated with and those who would like to help the school. The organization was led by a Board of Directors and had committees as well. FRIENDS was involved with fundraising and service projects, but also had social outings and gatherings.

Arrangement

Folders are overall arranged chronologically. Files from the same year were kept in their original order.

Related Materials

Refer to Wayne State University School of Medicine collections.

Transfers

A few photos and audio tapes were transferred to the Archives Audiovisual Collection.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Danielle Golling in September, 2017.
Title
Guide to the FRIENDS of Wayne State University School of Medicine Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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