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Association for Retarded Citizens (ARC) of San Diego Records
MS-0032  
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Historical Note
  • Scope and Contents
  • Index Terms
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Acquisition Information

  • Overview of the Collection

    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives: Finding Aid Database
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://hobbit.sdsu.edu/archon
    Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791
    Fax: 619-594-0466
    Creator: Association for Retarded Citizens. Association for Retarded Citizens (ARC) of San Diego
    Title: Association for Retarded Citizens (ARC) of San Diego Records
    Dates: 1958-1977
    Quantity: 33.75
    Abstract: The collection documents higher education, special education, government and politics within the city and county of San Diego, as well as the state of California, health services, recreation, and social service agencies. It consists of meeting minutes from the ARC's executive board and of city and county councils, correspondence, financial and membership records, committee reports, public relations files, and legislative materials.
    Identification: MS-0032
    Language of Materials: The records are in: English

    Historical Note

    Established in 1951 with the objective of assisting San Diego area children with developmental disabilities, the Association broadened its scope in 1970 to promote the welfare of disabled adult residents, as well. The ARC is principally concerned with establishing facilities in the public education system devoted to the teaching and training of the developmentally disabled.

    Scope and Contents

    The collection documents higher education, special education, government and politics within the city and county of San Diego, as well as the state of California, health services, recreation, and social service agencies. It consists of meeting minutes from the ARC's executive board and of city and county councils, correspondence, financial and membership records, committee reports, public relations files, and legislative materials.

    Index Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Organizational Records

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    The copyright interests in some of these materials have been transferred to or belong to San Diego State University. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections means that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Acquisition Information

    The materials were acquired by Special Collections & University Archives: Finding Aid Database from Association for Retarded Citizens, San Diego on 07/01/1980.