North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, American Ceramic Society, North Carolina State University Chapter Records 1925-1987

Size
0.25 linear feet
Location

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Call number
UA 021.430
Access to materials

Some materials are restricted, as they contain identifying information about individuals. Contact the Special Collections Research Center for further information. Access requires at least 24 hours advance notice.

The records of North Carolina State University's chapter of the American Ceramic Society (ACS) contain meeting minutes, the constitution and by-laws, membership rosters, and other general information about chapter activities. Members of the ACS work together to share information in the field of ceramics research.

A student chapter of the ACS was started in or before 1925 at North Carolina State College (University). The student chapter remained active through at least 1987, though it has since disbanded.

Biographical/historical note

The American Ceramic Society (ACS) was organized in 1898 by members on the National Brick Manufacturers Associtation in Pennsylvania. The ACS is a cooperative, volunteer society, whose members work together to discover advances in ceramics technologies. A student chapter of the ACS was started in or before 1925 at North Carolina State College (University) for the stated reasons of discussing and furthering the ceramic arts and sciences. The student chapter remained active through at least 1987, though it has since disbanded.

For more information about the American Ceramic Society, see their website.

Scope/content

The records of North Carolina State University's chapter of the American Ceramic Society (ACS) contain meeting minutes, the constitution and by-laws, membership rosters, and other general information about chapter activities. Materials range in date from 1925 to 1987.

Physical description

1 archival half box

Arrangement

Materials are arranged alphabetically by topic.

Use of these materials

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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, American Ceramic Society, North Carolina State University Chapter Records, UA 021.430, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Transferred by the American Ceramic Society, North Carolina State University Chapter

Processing information

Processed by Cate Putirskis, 2008 June

Encoded by Cate Putirskis, 2008 June

General Information 1930-1962
Half box 1, Folder 1
Meeting Minutes 1925-1946
Half box 1, Folder 2
Organization Information (Restricted) 1948-1987
Half box 1, Folder 3

Access to the collection

Some materials are restricted, as they contain identifying information about individuals. Contact the Special Collections Research Center for further information. Access requires at least 24 hours advance notice.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, American Ceramic Society, North Carolina State University Chapter Records, UA 021.430, 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.