American Lung Association of Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter records, 1920-1993 MSS 2002/16

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Title: American Lung Association of Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter records
Identifier/Call Number: MSS 2002/16
Contributing Institution: California State University, Sacramento Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 99.75 Linear feet (79 record cartons, 2 manuscript boxes and oversize)
Date (inclusive): 1920-1993
Abstract: This collection consists of historic and administrative records, posters, videotapes, and slides.
Language of Materials note: English.
creator: American Lung Association. Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter .

Biographical/Historical note

The Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter of the American Lung Association originally formed in 1917 as the Sacramento Society for the Prevention and Cure of Tuberculosis. The chapter promotes public educational outreach and health services regarding respiratory diseases. Tobacco use awareness and smoking cessation comprise a cornerstone of the association's public health programs.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research. Some restrictions may apply.

Copyright

Copyright is protected by the copyright law, Chapter 17 of the U.S. Code. Requests for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce from collections must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Department of Special Collections and University Archives. Permission for publication is given on the behalf of the Department of Special Collections and University Archives, The Library, California State University, Sacramento as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

The American Lung Association of Sacramento-Emigratn Trails Chapter records were donated to the Department of Special Collections and University Archives by Kori Titus in 2003.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

American Lung Association. Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter .
Titus, Kori
Lungs -- Diseases
Nonprofit organizations
Smoking cessation