Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Arrangement of the Papers
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Arkansas State Nurses Association. District 9
- Arkansas State Nurses Association District 9 Records
- Inclusive Dates
- MC 602
- 1.25 linear feet (3 Boxes)
- Materials are in English.
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
Please call (479) 575-8444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.
No Use Restrictions Apply.
No Interlibrary Loan.
Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).
The Arkansas State Nurses Association District 9 Records were donated to Special Collections by the organization's secretary Linda O'Dell, Fayetteville, Arkansas, on August 18, 1986.
Processed by Kim Allen Scott, Special Collections Division, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville, Arkansas, in December, 1991.
Preferred Form of Citation
Arkansas State Nurses Association District 9 Records (MC 602), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.
The Arkansas State Nurses Association (ASNA) is a professional statewide organization of health practitioners founded in 1912 and affiliated with the American Nursing Association. The District 9 division of ASNA was initially organized as the Fayetteville District Nurses Association. In 1956 the name of the organization changed to the Northwest Arkansas District Nurses Association, in 1965 to Arkansas Nurses Association District 14, and finally in 1981 to its present designation as District 9. The geographic boundaries of the district membership presently includes Benton, Carroll, Madison, and Washington counties, Arkansas.
Scope and Content Note
Minutes, letters, reports, and papers created or collected by the Arkansas State Nurses Association District 9.
Arrangement of the Papers
The records have been divided into three series. Series 1, District 9 records, includes all material originating from or pertaining specifically to the local chapter. Series 2, State association records, includes materials originating from the state headquarters in Little Rock. Series 3, American Nursing Association, contains materials from the national organization. The files have been arranged chronologically and topically labeled. Materials within the files have been chronologically arranged.
- Series 1. District 9 records, 1956-1983 (Boxes 1 and 2)
- Series 2. State association records, 1965-1983 (Box 3, folders 1-16)
- Series 3. American Nurses Association materials, 1975-1982 (Box 3, folders 17-19)
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection:
series 1: District 9 records,
Minutes, letters, reports, and bylaws created and received by the District 9 organization. Included with the letters are memos from the state office sent to the District 9 members and questionnaires filled out by the membership.
|series I||Box 1||Folder 1||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 2||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 3||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 4||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 5||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 6||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 7||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 8||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 9||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 10||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 11||
|series I||Box 1||Folder 12||
|series I||Box 2||Folder 1||
|series I||Box 2||Folder 2||
|series I||Box 2||Folder 3||
|series I||Box 2||Folder 4||
|series I||Box 2||Folder 5||
|series I||Box 2||Folder 6||
Annual reports and budgets, 1959-1978
|series I||Box 2||Folder 7||
Membership lists, 1957-1980
|series I||Box 2||Folder 8||
Membership directory, 1970-1976
|series I||Box 2||Folder 9||
Membership directory, 1976-1980
|series I||Box 2||Folder 10||
Constitution (draft), 1971
|series I||Box 2||Folder 11||
Constitution (draft), 1977
|series I||Box 2||Folder 12||
Printed constitution, 1977
|series I||Box 2||Folder 13||
Pasteup for 1977 printed constitution
series 2: State association records,
Board minutes, committee reports, and other records issued by the Arkansas State Nurses Association headquarters.
|series II||Box 3||Folder 1||
|series II||Box 3||Folder 2||
|series II||Box 3||Folder 3||
Executive committee minutes, 1982-1983
|series II||Box 3||Folder 4||
Committee reports, 1971-1983
|series II||Box 3||Folder 5||
Membership reports, 1965-1974
|series II||Box 3||Folder 6||
Committee reports, no date
|series II||Box 3||Folder 7||
Annual convention papers, 1974-1982
|series II||Box 3||Folder 8||
Printed annual reports, 1976-1974
|series II||Box 3||Folder 9||
Printed annual report, 1977
|series II||Box 3||Folder 10||
Statistical report, 1976
|series II||Box 3||Folder 11||
Uniform requirements for districts, 1966
|series II||Box 3||Folder 12||
|series II||Box 3||Folder 13||
|series II||Box 3||Folder 14||
|series II||Box 3||Folder 15||
|series II||Box 3||Folder 16||
Planning reports, 1969
series 3: American Nurses Association materials,
Primarily printed brochures and materials issued by the national organization. Included are a sound recording and printed script to accompany a professionally-produced filmstrip presentation entitled "Nurses Who Belong."
|series III||Box 3||Folder 17||
American nurses association papers, 1975-1982
|series III||Box 3||Folder 18||
American nurses association pamphlets, 1976
|series III||Box 3||Folder 19||
"Nurses who belong"
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