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Guide to the University Program in Genetics and Genomics Records, 1963-1993

Abstract

The University Program in Genetics and Genomics was founded in 1967 and serves as a primary training environment for students at Duke University interested in graduate Genetics and Genomics.

This collection includes memoranda, correspondence, publicity material, printed matter and other records.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Duke University. University Program in Genetics and Genomics.
Title
University Program in Genetics and Genomics records 1963-1993
Language of Material
English
Extent
1.0 Linear Feet, 1000 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

This collection includes memoranda, correspondence, publicity material, printed matter and other records.

Administrative Information

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warning Access Restrictions

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the University Archives to use this collection.

For a period of twenty-five years from the origin of the material, permission in writing from the office of origin and the University Archivist is required for use. After twenty-five years, records that have been processed may be consulted with the permission of the University Archivist.

warning Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

Container List, 1963-1993

1.0 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

The interplay between Arts and Sciences and the Medical School in relation to the development of Genetics at Duke led to the establishment of the Biological Sciences Council.

Reports, correspondence and memoranda, 1963-1969
Box 1
Memoranda and CVs, 1968-1978
Box 1
Memoranda and other material, 1968-1978
Box 1
Printed Matter, 1979-1982
Box 1
Memoranda and flyers, 1979-1982
Box 1
Printed matter and memoranda, 1982
Box 1
Notices of the DU Program in Genetics, 1983-1985
Box 1
Publicity, memoranda, 1985-1987
Box 2
Printed matter, notices, memoranda, and miscellany, 1987-1993
Box 2

Historical Note

The Duke University Program in Genetics and Genomics serves as the primary training environment for students at Duke University interested in graduate Genetics and Genomics and has existed for the past 25 years as a forum for those interested in genetic and genomic approaches to questions of biological interest. The program was founded in 1967 and acts as an umbrella graduate training program that spans several basic science and clinical departments and bridges the medical center and the college of arts and sciences.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], University Program in Genetics and Genomics Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The University Program in Genetics and Genomics Records were received by the University Archives as a transfer starting in 1989.

Processing Information

Processed by Kimberly Sims, February 2007

Encoded by Molly Bragg, May 2011

Accessions were merged into one collection, described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.