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Collection Number: 03542

Collection Title: American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955.

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This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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Size 1.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 2,500 items)
Abstract The American Cancer Society is a non-profit organization involved in cancer research, education, advocacy, and service. William Clyde "Bill"Friday acted as president of the North Carolina Division of the organization in the mid-1950s. The collection includes the office files of William Clyde "Bill" Friday while he served as president of the North Carolina Division of the American Cancer Society, and they consist of correspondence, reports, lists, by-laws, budgets, surveys, and other papers relating to the organization and program of the society.
Creator American Cancer Society. North Carolina Division.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, #3542, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Transferred from storage in South Building, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, March 1961.
Additional Descriptive Resources
A copy of the original finding aid for this collection is filed in folder 1a.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The American Cancer Society is a non-profit organization involved in cancer research, education, advocacy, and service. William Clyde "Bill"Friday acted as president of the North Carolina Division of the organization in the mid-1950s. Friday was later the president of the University of North Carolina, 1956-1986.

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The collection includes office files of William Clyde Friday, consisting of correspondence, reports, lists, by-laws, budgets, surveys, and other papers relating to the organization and program of the society.

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Contents list

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Folder 1a

Original finding aid #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 1a

Folder 1

Board of Directors N.C. Division #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 1

Folder 2

Budgets #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 2

Folder 3

Bulletins #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 3

Folder 4

By-laws #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 4

Folder 5

Cancer Society Convention #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 5

Folder 6

Carolina United Fund #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 6

Folder 7

Cliff, Ben #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 7

Folder 8-12

Folder 8

Folder 9

Folder 10

Folder 11

Folder 12

Executive Committee Materials #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 8-12

Folder 13

Koonce, Donald B., M.D. #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 13

Folder 14

Larkins, John D., Jr. #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 14

Folder 15

Management of Colostomies #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 15

Folder 16-17

Folder 16

Folder 17

Marshall, Nancy (Mrs. George E.) #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 16-17

Folder 18

Medical and Scientific Committee #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 18

Folder 19

Mount Airy, N.C.: Annual Report #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 19

Folder 20-22

Folder 20

Folder 21

Folder 22

Nominating Committee #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 20-22

Folder 23

Personnel Selection Committee #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 23

Folder 24

Public Relations Program #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 24

Folder 25

Reiser, Karl (Acting Director) #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 25

Folder 26

Retirement Plan #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 26

Folder 27

Stone, Mrs. Donald (Executive Director) #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 27

Folder 28-32

Folder 28

Folder 29

Folder 30

Folder 31

Folder 32

Survey Committee #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 28-32

Folder 33

Winston-Salem material #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 33

Folder 34-36

Folder 34

Folder 35

Folder 36

Miscellaneous #03542, Series: "American Cancer Society, North Carolina Division President's Files, 1954-1955." Folder 34-36

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, January 2009

This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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