Chester J. Lange Papers 1932-1989

Creator
Lange, Chester J., 1910-1994
Size
1.75 linear feet (3 archival boxes and 1 archival half box)
Location

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Call number
MC 00316

The papers of Chester J. Lange, a prominent North Carolina veterinarian, are largely comprised of correspondence and organizational documents relating to his activities with the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association (formerly called North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association). Also included are newspaper clippings documenting his professional accomplishments. Information about the establishment of a veterinary school at North Carolina State University is included, as well as programs from conferences, flyers, and research notes.

Chester J. Lange (April 14, 1910 - September 26, 1994) was a prominent veterinarian in Greensboro North Carolina. He received a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Cornell in 1932 and an M.S. degree in biology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in 1938. He worked for the United States Department of Agriculture and served in World War II as a captain in the Veterinary Corps before opening an animal hospital in Greensboro. He was active in the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association (formerly called North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association), serving as secretary-treasurer and later as president. He was also involved with the Carolina Kennel Club and the Humane Society of Guilford County, and was the recipient of the NCVMA’s Veterinarian of the Year award.

Biographical/historical note

Chester J. Lange (April 14, 1910 - September 26, 1994) was a prominent veterinarian in Greensboro North Carolina. He received a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Cornell in 1932 and an M.S. degree in biology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in 1938. He worked for the United States Department of Agriculture and served in World War II as a captain in the Veterinary Corps before opening an animal hospital in Greensboro. He was active in the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association (formerly called North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association), serving as secretary-treasurer and later as president. He was also involved with the Carolina Kennel Club and the Humane Society of Guilford County, and was the recipient of the NCVMA’s Veterinarian of the Year award.

Scope/content

The papers of Chester J. Lange, a prominent North Carolina veterinarian, are largely comprised of correspondence and organizational documents relating to his activities with the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association (formerly called North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association). Also included are newspaper clippings documenting his professional accomplishments. Information about the establishment of a veterinary school at North Carolina State University is included, as well as programs from conferences, flyers, and research notes.

Arrangement

The collection retains the original order of Dr. Lange's files with minor changes to correct alphabetization and with oversized certificates housed separately at the end of the collection.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Chester J. Lange Papers, MC 00316, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of estate of Chester J. Lange

Processing information

Processed by Aaron Cusick, 2009 February; Encoded by Aaron Cusick, 2009 February

Community Colleges - Veterinary Technician Programs (1 of 2) 1964-1978
Box 1, Folder 1
Community Colleges - Veterinary Technician Programs (2 of 2) 1964-1978
Box 1, Folder 2
Miscellaneous - Correspondence 1957-1964
Box 1, Folder 3
News Clippings 1955-1960
Box 1, Folder 4
North Carolina Association of Professions (1 of 3) 1963-1972
Box 1, Folder 5
North Carolina Association of Professions (2 of 3) 1963-1972
Box 1, Folder 6
North Carolina Association of Professions (3 of 3) 1963-1972
Box 1, Folder 7
North Carolina Board of Veterinary Examiners - Appts. by Gov. 1951-1963
Box 1, Folder 8
North Carolina Practice Act Violations 1952-1962
Box 1, Folder 9
North Carolina State Board of Health 1951-1962
Box 2, Folder 1
North Carolina State College: Animal Disease Lab 1954-1958
Box 2, Folder 2
North Carolina State College: Minutes 1957
Box 2, Folder 3
North Carolina State College: Miscellaneous 1953-1960
Box 2, Folder 4
North Carolina State College: Winter Conference Program 1950-1957
Box 2, Folder 5
North Carolina State University (1 of 2) 1962-1989
Box 2, Folder 6
North Carolina State University (2 of 2) 1962-1989
Box 2, Folder 7
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association 1959
Box 2, Folder 8
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Annual Meeting 1958-1959
Box 2, Folder 9
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Annual Meeting Receipts undated
Box 2, Folder 10
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Committees 1952-1978
Box 2, Folder 11
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Committee - Ethics and Grievances 1950-1960
Box 2, Folder 12
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Committee - Meat Inspection 1957-1959
Box 2, Folder 13
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Committee - Poultry 1955-1958
Box 2, Folder 14
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Committee - Public Relations 1951-1961
Box 2, Folder 15
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Committee - Resolutions 1951-1963
Box 3, Folder 1
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Committee - Student Selection 1956-1960
Box 3, Folder 2
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Continuing Education 1964-1977
Box 3, Folder 3
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Financial Statements 1944-1953
Box 3, Folder 4
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Ledger Book
Box 3, Folder 5
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Legal Services 1952-1960
Box 3, Folder 6
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Membership 1949-1962
Box 3, Folder 7
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Minute Book 1934-1944
Box 3, Folder 8
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Other Associations 1950-1978
Box 3, Folder 9
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: President's Message 1952-1961
Box 3, Folder 10
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Publicity Agent 1951-1955
Box 3, Folder 11
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Registration Book 1932-1942
Box 3, Folder 12
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Secretary-Treasurer 1951-1958
Half box 4, Folder 1
North Carolina State Veterinary Medical Association: Summer Meeting 1959
Half box 4, Folder 2
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association: Women's Auxiliary 1962-1976
Half box 4, Folder 3
United States Department of Agriculture - Agriculture Research Service 1951-1956
Half box 4, Folder 4
United States Government Legislation - Health Insurance, Social Security 1940-1958
Half box 4, Folder 5
Winter Conference Synopses 1939-1963
Half box 4, Folder 6
Certificates (Diplomas from Cornell and VPI, North Carolina veterinary license) 1932-1939
Flat box 5

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Chester J. Lange Papers, MC 00316, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.