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American Lung Association of Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter records, 1920-1993 MSS 2002/16
MSS 2002/16  
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Description
This collection consists of historic and administrative records, posters, videotapes, and slides.
Background
The Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Chapter of the American Lung Association originally formed in 1917 as the Sacramento Society for the Prevention 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.
Extent
99.75 Linear feet (79 record cartons, 2 manuscript boxes and oversize)
Availability
Collection is open for research. Some restrictions may apply.