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Collection Number: 40182

Collection Title: Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies Foundation Records, 1973-2013

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Size 1.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 520 items)
Abstract The Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies Foundation, Inc., was established on 8 July 1974 as a non-profit corporation. Its object was to preserve, maintain, restore, and enhance those literary, historical, and artistic properties that are entrusted to it by the Dialectic Society and the Philanthropic Society of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Records include meeting minutes and agendas of the foundation's Board of Directors, the corporate charter, bylaws, financial records, and records of its Bicentennial Committee.
Creator Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies Foundation.
Language English.
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Restrictions to Access
This collection contains additional materials that are not processed and are currently not available to researchers. For information about access to these materials, contact Research and Instructional Services staff. Please be advised that preparing unprocessed materials for access can be a lengthy process.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies Foundation Records #40182, University Archives, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Provenance
Periodic transfer from the offices that create these records.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies Foundation, Inc., was established on 8 July 1974, as a non-profit corporation. Its object was to preserve, maintain, restore, and enhance those literary, historical, and artistic properties that are entrusted to it by the Dialectic Society and the Philanthropic Society of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The foundation operates as the legal arm of the societies, holding title to the portrait collection, chamber furnishings, and other items of value. The foundation uses its financial resources, both solicited and donated, to fund portrait restoration, an ongoing archive preservation project; plot maintenance in the Old Chapel Hill Cemetery; and other large capital expenditures.

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Records include meeting minutes and agendas of the Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies Foundation, Inc.'s Board of Directors, the corporate charter, bylaws, financial records, and records of its Bicentennial Committee.

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