Mara M. Baun, PhD, RN nursing papers

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MS 201

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Mara M. Baun, PhD, RN nursing papers



4 cubic feet (4 boxes)

Name of creator


Biographical history

Dr. Mara Madeleine Baun was born March 5, 1942, and has lived in Missouri City since 1973.

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Scope and content

The papers of Mara M. Baun are concerned mainly with the creation of a doctoral program for the University of Texas School of Nursing in Houston. Other topics include Baun’s administration and teaching and research papers. The collection consists of 4 boxes and equals 4 cubic feet. The materials are in good condition.

Subjects: Nursing

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Conditions governing access

No access restrictions. Open for research.

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Materials are in good condition.

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Copyright restrictions may apply.

Languages of the material

  • English

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Immediate source of acquisition

Mara Baun. Materials were taken from Baun’s office filing cabinets when she retired in July 2015.

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No accruals are expected for this collection.

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  • Citation: Mara M. Baun, PhD, RN nursing papers; MS 201; 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.

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Archivist's note

Initial assessment by Philip Montgomery, 2015.

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