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

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Size
0.5 linear feet (2 archival half boxes)
Call number
UA 021.430

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.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged alphabetically by topic.

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 48 hours advance notice.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University 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, American Ceramic Society, North Carolina State University Chapter Records, UA 021.430, Special Collections Research Center, NC 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 1948-1987
Half box 1, Folder 3
Organization Information 1969-1987

Materials in this folder have restricted access. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Half box 2, Folder 1

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 48 hours advance notice.

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, NC State University Libraries Special Collections Research Center

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University 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.