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Scope and Content Note
This collection consists of a historical sketch, bylaws, correspondence, minutes, financial records, promotional materials, statistical reports, flyers and brochures, newspapers and newsletters relating to the York County Mental Health Association. In addition, there are records pertaining to the Mental Health Association in South Carolina and the National Mental Health Association. “The York County Mental Health Association was a volunteer organization, private and non-profit, dedicated to improving services for the mentally ill and removing the stigma of mental illness.” It was a local chapter of the Mental Health Association in South Carolina, a division of the National Mental Health Association.
The York County Mental Health Association Papers were deposited with the Archives on March 5, 1984 by Dr. Fred Hassenplug, and on January 16, 1989 by Dr. Helen Loftis.
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "York County Mental Health Association Records - Accession 553". Finding Aid 1117.