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Collection Number: 04769

Collection Title: North Carolina Consumers' Council, Inc. Records, 1970-1989

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Size 9.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 3000 items)
Abstract The North Carolina Consumers' Council (NCCC), a non-profit, non- partisan organization established in 1968, to disseminate information about consumer products and services; conduct reserach relating to professional and business practices of interest to consumers; advocate for consumers with merchants, government offices, and others; and sponsor and lobby for legislation to protect and better serve consumers. NCCC office files including board notes; consumer information relating to the Consumer Federation of America (CFA); financial notes; NCCC bylaws; materials on special issues, including deregulation of various industries, hospital inflation, and taxes; legislative information; materials relating to research projects; and other items. Printed materials include books, pamphlets, and other items relating to the work of the NCCC and other organizations. There are also several files relating to the Advisory Budget Commission, the National Consumers' League, the State Council for Social Legislation, and other organizations, as well as miscellaneous materials on various subjects with which the NCCC was concerned.
Creator North Carolina Consumers' Council, Inc.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
Processed to folder level only.
This collection contains additional materials that are not processed and are currently not available to researchers. For information about access to these materials, contact Research and Instructional Services staff. Please be advised that preparing unprocessed materials for access can be a lengthy process.
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 North Carolina Consumers' Council, Inc. Records #4769, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from the North Carolina Consumers' Council, Inc., in August 1995 (Acc. 95108) and January 1996 (Acc. 96006).
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 North Carolina Consumers' Council (NCCC), a non-profit, non- partisan organization established in 1968, to disseminate information about consumer products and services; conduct reserach relating to professional and business practices of interest to consumers; advocate for consumers with merchants, government offices, and others; and sponsor and lobby for legislation to protect and better serve consumers.

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NCCC office files including board notes; consumer information relating to the Consumer Federation of America (CFA); financial notes; NCCC bylaws; materials on special issues, including deregulation of various industries, hospital inflation, and taxes; legislative information; materials relating to research projects; and other items. Printed materials include books, pamphlets, and other items relating to the work of the NCCC and other organizations. There are also several files relating to the Advisory Budget Commission, the National Consumers' League, the State Council for Social Legislation, and other organizations, as well as miscellaneous materials on various subjects with which the NCCC was concerned.

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Contents list

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 1. Office Files, 1970-1989.

About 2,000 items.

Arrangement: chronological.

Office files, organized by year then alphabetically within each year. Included are board notes; consumer affairs correspondence; consumer complaint materials; information relating to the Consumer Federation of America (CFA); financial notes; NCCC bylaws; materials on special issues, including deregulation of various industries, hospital inflation, and taxes; legislative information; materials relating to research projects; and other items. Note that original folder titles have been retained.

Folder 1

1970 Newsletters and pamphlets #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 1

Folder 2

1971 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 2

Folder 3

1971 Consumer Federation of America #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 3

Folder 4

1971 Finances #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 4

Folder 5

1971 Research projects #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 5

Folder 6-9

Folder 6

Folder 7

Folder 8

Folder 9

1972 Automobiles #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 6-9

Folder 10-11

Folder 10

Folder 11

1972 Board and newsletters #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 10-11

Folder 12-14

Folder 12

Folder 13

Folder 14

1972 Consumer affairs #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 12-14

Folder 15-17

Folder 15

Folder 16

Folder 17

1972 Consumer complaints #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 15-17

Folder 18

1972 Consumer Federation of America #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 18

Folder 19

1972 Finances #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 19

Folder 20-25

Folder 20

Folder 21

Folder 22

Folder 23

Folder 24

Folder 25

1972 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 20-25

Folder 26

1972 History and bylaws #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 26

Folder 27

1972 "Info" file #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 27

Folder 28

1972 Transparencies #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 28

Folder 29

1973 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 29

Folder 30-33

Folder 30

Folder 31

Folder 32

Folder 33

1973 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 30-33

Folder 34-35

Folder 34

Folder 35

1973 Legislature #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 34-35

Folder 36

1974 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 36

Folder 37

1974 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 37

Folder 38

1974 Studies #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 38

Folder 39-40

Folder 39

Folder 40

1975 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 39-40

Folder 41-43

Folder 41

Folder 42

Folder 43

1975 Finances #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 41-43

Folder 44-47

Folder 44

Folder 45

Folder 46

Folder 47

1975 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 44-47

Folder 48

1975 Newsletters #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 48

Folder 49

1976 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 49

Folder 50-51

Folder 50

Folder 51

1976 Finances #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 50-51

Folder 52-53

Folder 52

Folder 53

1976 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 52-53

Folder 54

1977 Board and newsletters #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 54

Folder 55

1977 Consumer Federation of America #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 55

Folder 56

1977 Finances #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 56

Folder 57-60

Folder 57

Folder 58

Folder 59

Folder 60

1977 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 57-60

Folder 61

1977 "Southern Wage and Southern Mind" #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 61

Folder 62

1978 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 62

Folder 63

1978 Finances #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 63

Folder 64-67

Folder 64

Folder 65

Folder 66

Folder 67

1978 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 64-67

Folder 68-69

Folder 68

Folder 69

1978 Intangibles property tax #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 68-69

Folder 70

1979 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 70

Folder 71

1979 Consumer Federation of America #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 71

Folder 72

1979 Deregulation proposal to governor #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 72

Folder 73

1979 Finances #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 73

Folder 74-79

Folder 74

Folder 75

Folder 76

Folder 77

Folder 78

Folder 79

1979 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 74-79

Folder 80

1979 Hospital inflation #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 80

Folder 81

1979 Mailing labels #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 81

Folder 82-83

Folder 82

Folder 83

1979 Political correspondence #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 82-83

Folder 84

1979 Radio deregulation #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 84

Folder 85

1980 Amendments to Regulation 2 #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 85

Folder 86-88

Folder 86

Folder 87

Folder 88

1980 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 86-88

Folder 89

1980 Congressional correspondence #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 89

Folder 90

1980 Consumer Federation of America #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 90

Folder 91

1980 Consumer Forum #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 91

Folder 92

1980 Finances #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 92

Folder 93-95

Folder 93

Folder 94

Folder 95

1980 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 93-95

Folder 96

1980 House and Senate bills: increased contact and installment loans #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 96

Folder 97-99

Folder 97

Folder 98

Folder 99

1980 Issues #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 97-99

Folder 100

1980 Legislature/governor correspondence #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 100

Folder 101

1980 National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 101

Folder 102

1980 Report on waste (governor's office) #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 102

Folder 103

1980 State bottle bill model #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 103

Folder 104

1980 Utilities Commission #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 104

Folder 105

1981 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 105

Folder 106

1981 Dues payment #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 106

Folder 107

1982 #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 107

Folder 108

1983 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 108

Folder 109

1983 Consumer Federation of America #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 109

Folder 110

1984 Board and newsletters #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 110

Folder 111

1985 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 111

Folder 112

1985 Consumer Federation of America #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 112

Folder 113

1985 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 113

Folder 114

1985 Publications/clippings #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 114

Folder 115

1986 Annual meeting notes #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 115

Folder 116

1986 Board and newsletters #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 116

Folder 117

1986 Class action right to sue #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 117

Folder 118

1986 Clippings: federal tax change #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 118

Folder 119

1986 Congressional races #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 119

Folder 120-124

Folder 120

Folder 121

Folder 122

Folder 123

Folder 124

1986 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 120-124

Folder 125-126

Folder 125

Folder 126

1987 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 125-126

Folder 127-129

Folder 127

Folder 128

Folder 129

1987 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 127-129

Folder 130

1987 Newsletters #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 130

Folder 131

1987 Legislature #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 131

Folder 132a

1988 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 132a

Folder 132-133

Folder 132

Folder 133

1988 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 132-133

Folder 134

1989 Board #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 134

Folder 135

1989 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 135

Folder 135a

1991 General #04769, Series: "1. Office Files, 1970-1989." Folder 135a

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About 700 items.

Arrangement: chronological.

Books, pamphlets, and other printed items relating to the work of the NCCC and other organizations. Included are issues of State Consumer Action, People Power, the Annual Directory of North Carolina Organizations, and other reports, studies, and newsletters.

Folder 136

1968-1970 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 136

Folder 137-138

Folder 137

Folder 138

1971 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 137-138

Folder 139-140

Folder 139

Folder 140

1972 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 139-140

Folder 141-142

Folder 141

Folder 142

1973 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 141-142

Folder 143

1974 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 143

Folder 144

1975 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 144

Folder 145

1976 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 145

Folder 146-151

Folder 146

Folder 147

Folder 148

Folder 149

Folder 150

Folder 151

1977 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 146-151

Folder 152-158

Folder 152

Folder 153

Folder 154

Folder 155

Folder 156

Folder 157

Folder 158

1978 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 152-158

Folder 159-166

Folder 159

Folder 160

Folder 161

Folder 162

Folder 163

Folder 164

Folder 165

Folder 166

1979 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 159-166

Folder 167-176

Folder 167

Folder 168

Folder 169

Folder 170

Folder 171

Folder 172

Folder 173

Folder 174

Folder 175

Folder 176

1980 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 167-176

Folder 177-178

Folder 177

Folder 178

1981 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 177-178

Folder 179

1982 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 179

Folder 180

1984 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 180

Folder 181-182

Folder 181

Folder 182

1985 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 181-182

Folder 183

1986 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 183

Folder 184

1988 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 184

Folder 185

1989 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 185

Folder 186-187

Folder 186

Folder 187

1990 #04769, Series: "2. Printed Materials, 1968-1986. " Folder 186-187

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Processing Information

Processed by: Roslyn Holdzkom and Janna Sayle, November 1995, February 1996

Encoded by: ByteManagers Inc., 2008

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