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Collection Number: 04570

Collection Title: Bernard G. Greenberg Papers, 1945-1982

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Size 42.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 25000 items)
Abstract Bernard G. Greenberg, professor of biostatistics, founder and chair of the Department of Biostatistics, dean of the School of Public Health, and organizer of the Division of Community Health Service at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Greenberg's chief research interests were in survey and analysis techniques relating to health and disease. Chiefly office files documenting Greenberg's professional career. Much of the material relates to committees on which Greenberg served and national and international professional societies in which he was active. Included are items relating to Greenberg's various capacities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill: professor of biostatistics, founder and cahir of the Department of Biostatistics, dean of the School of Public Health and organizer of the Division of Community Health Service. Also included are materials reflecting Greenberg's research interests in survey and analysis techniques relating to health and disease.
Creator Greenberg, Bernard G.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
Closed pending processing.
No restrictions, but reader for microfilm cartridges not available in Manuscripts Department.
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 Bernard G. Greenberg papers #4570, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Transferred from University Archives and Records Service, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, in 1989.
Received from Harriet Barr of the School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, in April 1991.
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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Bernard G. Greenberg, professor of biostatistics, founder and chair of the Department of Biostatistics, dean of the School of Public Health, and organizer of the Division of Community Health Service at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Greenberg's chief research interests were in survey and analysis techniques relating to health and disease.

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Two complete copies (11 microfilm cartridges each) relating to Greenberg's "Pierre the Pelican" study, which documented child training and rearing practices in North Carolina. Also included are paper guidelines called "Microfilming Procedures for Pierre the Pelican," which display the scope and content of the study, and a note, dated 3 January 1973, announcing the completion of the microfilming project.

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Contents list

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Filed in Box 28

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Processing Information

Processed by: David Stickney and Roslyn Holdzkom, January 1991

Encoded by: ByteManagers Inc., 2008

Unprocessed.

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