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American College of Nurse-Midwives Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 330

Abstract

Correspondence and documents relating to the founding, membership, meetings, publications, and business of the organization.

Dates

  • 1946-1978

Extent

17.65 Linear Feet (42 boxes)

Creator

Abstract

Correspondence and documents relating to the founding, membership, meetings, publications, and business of the organization.

Physical Location

Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine

Restrictions

Collection is not restricted. Contact the Reference Staff for information regarding access.

Copyright and Re-use Information

Donor's copyrights were transferred to the public domain. However, materials less than 50 years old may not be published or quoted in whole without prior written permission by the ACNM President or designated representative.Archival collections often contain mixed copyrights; while NLM is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. It is the user's responsibility to research and understand any applicable copyright and re-publication rights not allowed by fair use. NLM does not grant permissions to publish.

Privacy Information

Archives and manuscript collections may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in any collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications for which the National Library of Medicine assumes no responsibility.

Collection Summary

Correspondence and documents relating to the founding, membership, meetings, publications, and business of the organization. Includes manuscript and printed material pertaining to individuals who had distinguished careers in midwifery, as well as to academic programs. Other items of interest are early primers and teaching manuals, reports and histories of nurse-midwifery services, and MS. theses.

Provenance

Gift of the ACNM, 1977.

General

Processed by
HMD Staff
Encoded by
John P. Rees

Language of Materials

English

Title
Finding Aid to the American College of Nurse-Midwives Records1946-1978
Status
Unverified Partial Draft
Author
HMD Staff
Date
2002
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English
Edition statement
1.0

Collecting Area Details

Part of the Archives and Modern Manuscripts Collection Collecting Area

Contact:
8600 Rockville Pike
Bldg 38/1E-21, MSC 3819
Bethesda MD 20894 US
(301) 402-8878