North Carolina State University Libraries, William Rand Kenan Jr. Veterinary Medicine Library Records 1898-1928, 2012-2018, undated

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Using these materials
Creator
North Carolina State University. Libraries
Size
2.25 linear feet (1 carton, 1 archival half box, 1 archival box); 72 Megabytes
Call number
UA 012.036
Access to materials

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Unless noted, digital media are not available online. Copies of unrestricted digital files will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access will be provided to use copies of unrestricted digital files rather than carrier media, such as CDs, DVDs, and floppy disks. Some or all electronic files may be unavailable or restricted due to privacy reasons, agreement with the donor, or because files cannot be retrieved from original media.

The North Carolina State University Libraries, William Rand Kenan, Jr. Veterinary Medicine Library Records consist of four framed photographs of William R. Kenan, Jr. and his home, informational brochures, articles, born digital materials, photographs of the library dedication, and documents regarding gifts to the library.

The William Rand Kenan Jr. Veterinary Medicine Library supports the research and curriculum at the College of Veterinary Medicine and the study of life sciences, veterinary medicine, and animal and human health at NC State University. In 2006 it was renamed the William Rand Kenan, Jr. Library of Veterinary Medicine. Kenan (1872-1965) was a North Carolina native who contributed to progress in a variety of fields, including education, engineering, agriculture, finance, business and science.

Biographical/historical note

The The North Carolina State University Libraries, William Rand Kenan Jr. Veterinary Medicine Library supports the research and curriculum at the College of Veterinary Medicine and the study of life sciences, veterinary medicine, and animal and human health at NC State University. In 2006 it was renamed the William Rand Kenan, Jr. Library of Veterinary Medicine. Kenan (1872-1965) was a North Carolina native who contributed to progress in a variety of fields, including education, engineering, agriculture, finance, business and science.

Scope/content

The North Carolina State University Libraries, William Rand Kenan, Jr. Veterinary Medicine Library Records consist of four framed photographs of William R. Kenan, Jr. and his home, informational brochures, articles, born digital materials, photographs of the library dedication, and documents regarding gifts to the library.

Arrangement

This collection has not yet received full archival processing. Materials are arranged in the order received.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University Libraries, William Rand Kenan Jr. Veterinary Medicine Library Records, UA 012.036, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Transferred from William Rand Kenan, Jr., Veterinary Medicine Library.

Framed portrait photograph of William R. Kenan, Jr., 9 x 11 inches circa 1905

No glass in frame; note accompanying item said glass broke in transit to archives.

Carton 1, Item 1
Framed photograph of William R. Kenan, Jr., at The Breakers, Palm Beach, Florida, 9 x 11 inches 1928
Carton 1, Item 2
Framed photograph of William R. Kenan, Jr., Lake Superior Carbide Co., 9 x 11 inches 1898
Carton 1, Item 3
Framed photograph of New York home of William R. Kenan, Jr., 11 x 9 inches undated
Carton 1, Item 4
Exotic Companion Mammal Information Resources Brochure undated (Accession 2018.0182)
Half box 2, Folder 1
Equine Information Resources Brochure undated (Accession 2018.0182)
Half box 2, Folder 2
William Rand Kenan, Jr. Library of Veterinary Medicine Brochure undated (Accession 2018.0182)
Half box 2, Folder 3
Bird Information Resources Brochure undated (Accession 2018.0182)
Half box 2, Folder 4
Reptile, Amphibian, and Aquatic Information Resources undated (Accession 2018.0182)
Half box 2, Folder 5
Crissey Zoological Nutrition Symposium Flyer 2012 Dec. 7-8 (Accession 2018.0243)
Half box 2, Folder 6
Article: "Explore Your NCSU Veterinary Medicine Library" 2018 Oct. (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 1
Photos of Veterinary Medicine Library Prior to Renovation [CD-R] 2005 (Accession 2018.0408)
Size: 1 CD optical disc; 28 Files; 72 Megabytes

Digital copy exists. Access will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

Fujifilm CD-R compact disc recordable

Box 3, Folder 2
College of Veterinary Medicine Library Renovations - Room A102 2014 Nov. 10 (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 3
Photographs of Dedication of William Rand Kenan, Jr. Library of Veterinary Medicine 2006 Nov. 16 (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 4
Brochures undated (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 5
Dedication Program 2006 Nov. 16 (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 6
"Meet a Doc Who Still Makes Horse Calls" Flyer Nov. 13 (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 7
Milton Leonard Gifts Records 1974, 1981-1982 (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 8
Edward Batte Gifts undated (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 9
Donald F. Campbell Gifts undated (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 10
Fairchild Gifts 1982, undated (Accession 2018.0408)
Box 3, Folder 11

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Unless noted, digital media are not available online. Copies of unrestricted digital files will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access will be provided to use copies of unrestricted digital files rather than carrier media, such as CDs, DVDs, and floppy disks. Some or all electronic files may be unavailable or restricted due to privacy reasons, agreement with the donor, or because files cannot be retrieved from original media.

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

Phone: (919) 515-2273

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University Libraries, William Rand Kenan Jr. Veterinary Medicine Library Records, UA 012.036, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

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