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Descriptive Summary

Historical/Biographical Note

Scope and Content

Arrangement of Collection

Restrictions

Organizations

Administrative Information

Description of Series

OVERSIZE BOX 1-3/Nu Sigma Nu Papers (MS 70)

BOX 4 FOLDERS 1-4/Nu Sigma Nu Papers (MS 70)

University of Texas Medical Branch

Nu Sigma Nu Papers



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Fraternities
Title: Nu Sigma Nu Papers
Dates: (1943-1970)
Identification: MS 70
Extent: 3 Oversize Boxes and 1 Box, 54.5 Inches
Language: Materials are written in English
Repository: University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas. Moody Medical Library, Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections, Galveston, TX 77555-1035. Phone: 409.772.2397.

Historical/Biographical Note

Nu Sigma Nu is a medical fraternity that was established at UTMB in the early 1900s. By 1971, the fraternity system was segregated but Nu Sigma Nu invited one of the two black School of Medicine students into its fraternity.

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Scope and Content

This collection consists of three oversized boxes and one clamshell box. The collection contains the Nu Sigma Nu scrapbook with photographs dating from 1943, copies of the chapter Bulletin, photographs, and scrolls.

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Arrangement of Collection

The collection consists of 3 oversize boxes and 1 box containing the following materials:
Chapter Bulletin
Letters
Newspaper Clippings
Photographs
Telegrams

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use. Materials may be viewed in the Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections of the Moody Medical Library, located on the 3rd floor.

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Organizations

Nu Sigma Nu, University of Texas Medical Branch

Subjects

Galveston, Texas
Medical Fraternity
Scrapbooks

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of Item], in the Nu Sigma Nu Papers, MS 70, Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections, Moody Medical Library, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas.

Processing Information

These records were organized and processed by staff of the Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections. Finding aid prepared by Robert Marlin and Kelly Caldwell; encoded by Lisa A. Reyna in EAD, version 2002 in June of 2014.

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Detailed Description of Collection

 

OVERSIZE BOX 1-3/Nu Sigma Nu Papers (MS 70)

Box Folder
OVS1 Scrapbook
Box Folder
OVS2 Scrapbook
Box Folder
OVS3 Miscellaneous items from Scrapbook
Box Folder
Copies of Letters and Telegrams
Copies of Newspaper Clippings

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BOX 4 FOLDERS 1-4/Nu Sigma Nu Papers (MS 70)

Box Folder
4 1 Bulletin 1967
2 Miscellaneous 1968-1970
3 Photographs 1967
Scroll 1, Aesculapius-President
Scroll 2, Hippocrates-Vice President
Scroll 3, Galen-Secretary
Scroll 4, Herophilus-Treasurer
Scroll 5, Aristotle-Historian
Scroll 5, Sydenham-Custodian

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