Guide to the Virginia Lampe papers, 1967-1978

Virginia Lampe C0158


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Descriptive Summary

Repository George Mason University. Special Collections Research Center.
Creator Virginia Lampe
Title Virginia Lampe papers
Date 1967-1978
Physical Characteristics 4.25 linear feet (4 boxes)
Abstract This collection contains materials pertaining to Virginia Lampe's career as a community activist and advocate of mental health and mental retardation services. The materials include task-force reports and meeting minutes for the numerous mental health and regional planning boards on which she served, as well as correspondence with her husband Henry O. Lampe.
Collection number C0158
Language English

Biographical Information

Virginia Lampe actively served on several local hospital and mental health boards in Virginia, including the Community Mental Health and Mental Retardation Services Boards. She also served on regional planning committees in several counties, including Lenowisco, Cumberland Plateau, Mount Rogers, and New River Valley, as an advocate of mental health and mental retardation services for children.

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Scope and Content

This collection contains materials pertaining to Virginia Lampe's career as a community activist and advocate of mental health and mental retardation services. The materials include task-force reports and meeting minutes for the numerous mental health and regional planning boards on which she served, as well as correspondence with her husband Henry O. Lampe.

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Arrangement

This collection is arranged by subject.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

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Related Material

Special Collections Research Center also holds the Henry Lampe papers.

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Index Terms

Persons:

Lampe, Virginia.

Subjects:

Mental health services--United States.
People with mental disabilities--Services for--United States.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Virginia Lampe papers, Collection #C0158, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Virginia Lampe.

Processing Information

Processed by Special Collections Research Center staff. EAD markup completed by Eron Ackerman and Jordan Patty in April 2009.

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Contents List

An electronic box inventory is unavailable. Please contact speccoll@gmu.edu for more information.
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