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American Lung Association, Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter

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American Lung Association, Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter records


Abstract:

The Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter of the American Lung Association originally formed in 1917 as the Sacramento Society for the Preservation and Cure of Tuberculosis. The chapter promotes public educational outreach and health services regarding respiratory diseases. Tobacco use awareness and smoking cessation comprise a cornerstone of the association's public health programs.

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Collection is currently not open for research.  Please contact the Department of Special Collections and University Archives for information.

An early photograph of the American Lung Association Sacramento, circa 1940s.

Date Span: 1920-1993 (1990-1993)
Extent: 99.75 linear feet (79 record cartons, 2 manuscript boxes and oversize)


Finding Aids:
Guide to the American Lung Association, Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter records, 1920-1993 (1990-1993) [xml]
Directory of Special Collections of the California State University Libraries [link]
EUREKA - Sacramento State University Library catalog [link]

Subjects:
Health & Wellness
Nonprofit Organizations