North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Student Amateur Radio Society Records 1930-1995

Creator
North Carolina State University. Student Amateur Radio Society
Size
4 linear feet
Location

For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference Staff.

Call number
UA 021.428

The records of the North Carolina State University Student Amateur Radio Society contain meeting minutes, rosters of members, newsletters, club information, log books of radio activities, and QSL cards documenting calls. The Society operates under the callsign W4ATC.

The Student Amateur Radio Society (also known at various times as the Amateur Radio Club and the Amateur Radio Society) was first established at NC State in 1930 or 1931, and was still active in 2008.

Biographical/historical note

The Student Amateur Radio Society (also known at various times as the Amateur Radio Club and the Amateur Radio Society) was first established at NC State in 1930 or 1931. The club was licensed under the callsign W4ATC, which it was still using in 2008. The Student Amateur Radio Society has operated out of many different locations around campus during its nearly 80 years of existence, actively exchanging greetings with other amateur radio operators from around the world.

For more information about the history of the Student Amateur Radio Society, visit their website.

Scope/content

The records of the North Carolina State University Student Amateur Radio Society contain meeting minutes, rosters of members, newsletters, club information, log books of radio activities, and QSL cards documenting calls. Materials range in date from 1930 to 1995.

Physical description

5 archival boxes, 1 archival half box, 3 card boxes

Arrangement

Files and logs are arranged alphabetically by topic, and then chronologically therein. QSL cards have been kept arranged as recieved, and do not follow any discernable order. W4ATC QSL cards have been separated from the other QSL cards, and can be found in a file in Half Box 6.

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.

This collection 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 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 North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Student Amateur Radio Society Records, UA 021.428, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Transferred from the North Carolina State University Student Amateur Radio Society

Processing information

Processed by Cate Putirskis, 2008 May

Encoded by Cate Putirskis, 2008 May

Accounts 1950-1951
Box 1, Folder 1
Correspondence and Financial Records 1970-1990
Box 1, Folder 2
FCV-1 Converter undated
Box 1, Folder 3
General Information 1955-1975
Box 1, Folder 4
General Information 1966-1972
Box 1, Folder 5
General Information 1967-1975
Box 1, Folder 6
General Information 1969-1975
Box 1, Folder 7
General Information 1973-1990
Box 1, Folder 8
General Information 1984-1995
Box 1, Folder 9
General Information 1989-1990
Box 1, Folder 10
General Information 1994-1995
Box 2, Folder 1
History of the club 1995
Box 2, Folder 2
Letterhead Jan. 1990
Box 2, Folder 3
Licensing Classes Manual, American Radio Relay League 1971
Box 2, Folder 4
Licensing Information undated
Box 2, Folder 5
Log Book 20 Oct. 1936-23 Nov. 1938
Box 2, Folder 6
Log Book (W4ATC-K4WAI Sweepstakes) 19-26 Nov. 1949
Box 2, Folder 7
Log Book 20 Nov. 1954-4 May 1955
Box 2, Folder 8
Log Book (#7) 1 Dec. 1954-29 Mar. 1955
Box 2, Folder 9
Log Book (#8) 5 May 1955-16 Mar. 1957
Box 2, Folder 10
Log Book (#9) 16 Mar. 1957-19 Mar. 1958
Box 2, Folder 11
Log Book (#10) 19 Mar.-19 Oct. 1958
Box 2, Folder 12
Log Book (#11) 19 Oct. 1958-19 Feb. 1959
Box 2, Folder 13
Log Book (#12) 20 Feb.-30 Oct. 1959
Box 2, Folder 14
Log Book (#13) 31 Oct. 1959-28 Jul. 1960
Box 2, Folder 15
Log Book (#14) 28 Jul.-5 Nov. 1960
Box 2, Folder 16
Log Book (#15) 8 Nov. 1960-15 Mar. 1961
Box 3, Folder 1
Log Book (#16) 15 Mar.-22 Jul. 1961
Box 3, Folder 2
Log Book (#17) 25 Jul.-24 Sept. 1961
Box 3, Folder 3
Log Book (#17) 25 Jul. 1961-24 Mar. 1962
Box 3, Folder 4
Log Book (#18) 22 Mar.-27 Nov. 1962
Box 3, Folder 5
Log Book 7 Feb.-5 May 1963
Box 3, Folder 6
Log Book 5 May 1963-8 Feb. 1964
Box 3, Folder 7
Log Book (#21) 8 Feb. 1964-4 Apr. 1965
Box 3, Folder 8
Log Book (#22) 8 Apr. 1965-8 Mar. 1966
Box 3, Folder 9
Log Sheets 1967
Box 3, Folder 10
Log Sheets (1 of 2) 1968
Box 3, Folder 11
Log Sheets (2 of 2) 1968
Box 3, Folder 12
Log Sheets (1 of 2) 1969
Box 4, Folder 1
Log Sheets (2 of 2) 1969
Box 4, Folder 2
Log Sheets (1 of 2) 1970
Box 4, Folder 3
Log Sheets (2 of 2) 1970
Box 4, Folder 4
Log Sheets (1 of 2) 1971
Box 4, Folder 5
Log Sheets (2 of 2) 1971
Box 5, Folder 1
Log Sheets (1 of 3) 1972
Box 5, Folder 2
Log Sheets (2 of 3) 1972
Box 5, Folder 3
Log Sheets (3 of 3) 1972
Box 5, Folder 4
Meeting Minutes 1947-1948
Box 5, Folder 5
Meeting Minutes 1949-1950
Box 5, Folder 6
Meeting Minutes 1950-1951
Box 5, Folder 7
Membership Rosters 1967
Half box 6, Folder 1
Membership Rosters 1991-1995
Half box 6, Folder 2
Newsletter Jan. 1972
Half box 6, Folder 3
QSL cards (1 of 3) 1930-1980
Card box 7
QSL cards (2 of 3) 1930-1980
Card box 8
QSL cards (3 of 3) 1930-1980
Card box 9
Technician article Mar. 1992
Half box 6, Folder 4
W4ATC QSL cards 1958-1994
Half box 6, Folder 5

Access to the collection

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Mailing address:
Special Collections Research Center
Box 7111
Raleigh, NC, 27695-7111

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Student Amateur Radio Society Records, UA 021.428, 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.

This collection 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 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 North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.