Houston Alliance for the Mentally Ill/NAMI Houston records

Identity elements

Reference code

IC 083

Level of description

Collection

Title

Houston Alliance for the Mentally Ill/NAMI Houston records

Date(s)

  • 1994-1999 (Creation)

Extent

0.25 cubic feet (1 box)

Name of creator

(1988-)

Administrative history

Education and advocacy group Harris County Alliance for the Mentally Ill was established in 1988 and operated later as NAMI Metropolitan Houston. It acquired full National Alliance on Mental Illness affiliate status in 2005. It is split into subchapters within the region. NAMI Metropolitan Houston and NAMI West Houston merged on January 1, 2013, to form NAMI Greater Houston.

Content and structure elements

Scope and content

The Houston Alliance for the Mentally Ill/NAMI Houston records contains Houston AMI newsletters, 1990-1999 (incomplete). The collection consists of 1 box equaling 0.25 cubic feet.

Subjects: Houston Alliance for the Mentally Ill, Mental health

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Conditions governing access

This collection is unrestricted.

Physical access

Materials are in good condition.

Technical access

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Languages of the material

  • English

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Finding aids

None.

Acquisition and appraisal elements

Custodial history

Immediate source of acquisition

Felicia Chung, TRIMS librarian, 2010.

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Accruals

No accruals are expected for this collection.

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Specialized notes

  • Citation: Houston Alliance for the Mentally Ill/NAMI Houston records; IC 083; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.

Alternative identifier(s)

TARO

00062

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