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Identifier

Accession 145

Inclusive Dates

1959-1977

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

12,000 pieces, 6.00 linear feet

Language

English

Historical Note

The auxiliary was organized in 1956 in Rock Hill, South Carolina as a community mission project of Oakland Presbyterian Church. In 1958 the auxiliary joined the American Hospital Association and the South Carolina Hospital Association. The auxiliary was a volunteer group that tried to promote and advance the welfare of the York General Hospital, the American Hospital Association, the South Carolina Hospital Association, and associations throughout the state and country.

Scope and Content Note

The York County Hospital Auxiliary Records consist of correspondence, minutes, bylaws, reports, financial records, newsletters, newspaper clippings, and photographs relating to the activites and duties of the York General Hospital Auxiliary volunteer group. The auxiliary was organized in 1956 in Rock Hill, South Carolina as a community mission project of Oakland Avenue Presbyterian Church of Rock Hill, SC. In 1958 the auxiliary joined the American Hospital Association and the South Carolina Hospital Association. The auxiliary was a volunteer group that tried to promote and advance the welfare of the York General Hospital, the American Hospital Association, the South Carolina Hospital Association, and associations throughout the state and country.

Provenance

The records of the York General Hospital Auxiliary were deposited with Winthrop College Archives and Special Collections by the York General Hospital Auxiliary via Mrs. W. Bennett Kirpatrick, president, on December 2, 1977.

Keywords

York County S.C., Local History, Hospitals, Volunteer Organizations

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

York General Hospital Auxiliary Records - Accession 145

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