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Alaska Public Health Association records

Guide to the Alaska Public Health Association records

Collection number: HMC-0579.
Creator: Alaska Public Health Association.
Title: Alaska Public Health Association records.
Dates: 1972-1993.
Volume of collection: 11.0 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Records of an organization dedicated to public health issues in Alaska.

Organizational history:
Alaska Public Health Association (ALPHA) was founded in 1978 as a non-profit dedicated to identifying, raising awareness, and advocating for public health issues in Alaska.

Collection description:
The collection consists of records of the organization. It includes meeting minutes, budget and audit records, membership records, awards, materials related to conferences, and subject files.

Arrangement: The collection has been maintained in the order in which it arrived at the Archives.

Digitized copies: Digital copies of collection material not available online. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Rights note: Materials not created by ALPHA may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Preferred citation: Alaska Public Health Association records, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Acquisition note: The records were given to the Archives in 2002 and 2004. A deed of gift was signed by Leif Albertson on behalf of the organization in 2013.

Processing information: This collection was described by Arlene Schmuland in 2013.

Container list:

Box Description Dates
1 Procedures manuals, budget/audit records, membership records undated
2 Minutes 1977-1987
3 Constitution and bylaws, newsletters, membership records, meetings and finance records 1971-1989
4 Awards and congress records 1981-1989
5 Public Health nursing program guidelines, resolutions, affiliate president-elect meetings undated
6 Subject files 1987-1989
7 Membership, subcommittees, western branch records undated
8 Subject files, meetings, financial records undated
9 Financial records, subject files, correspondence 1974-1987
10 Ballots, correspondence, subject files 1972-1993
11 Executive board records, membership and conference records undated

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