Author Biographical Info

The Friends were incorporated in 1960 to “assist in the development, improvement, and expansion of facilities, services, and functions of the Texas Medical Center Library, and to support its administration. It shall be the purpose of the organization to secure gifts and bequests and provide funds for books, journals, rare books and manuscripts, and whenever possible for library equipment, lectureships, and scholarships, and for any other purpose which would be beneficial to the” Library.


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Fund raising, Boards of directors, Supporting organizations (Charities), Dinners and dining. Friends of the library, Libraries--Gifts, legacies, Houston (TX), Friends of the Texas Medical Center Library, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library, bylaws (administrative records), administrative records, minutes (administrative records), brochures, printed materials (object genre), photographs, correspondence, financial records


This collection consists of the records of the Friends of the Texas Medical Center Library, beginning with the organization's incorporation in 1960. There are materials relating to the Friends Board and administration, fundraising and gifts, events, and publications. See more at IC 090.


Accruals expected. Periodic accruals are made through TMC Library administration staff.



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