American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Greater Boston Chapter
Scope:
The American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Greater Boston Chapter collection consists of professional material, correspondence, printed material, and a photograph.

Professional material includes the organization's educational programs, arranged in chronological order. These files may include photocopies of the publication Educational Reading; assembled reprints; articles distributed at program meetings; workshops; symposia; and mini-courses; along with evaluation forms about the event.  These items date from 1973 to 1983.

Correspondence in the collection (1979-1982) centers around membership and plans for the year. It includes: Kerrie DiRosario, president (1979); Virginia M. Fidrocki, membership chairman (ca. 1983); Phyllis L. Gaydos, president (1980); and Arlene G. Schiro, president (1981). There is also correspondence related to President Arlene Schiro and Ronald B. Hunte, CAE, President of the Hunte Group (1982) and an agreement signed by them both, employing the Hunte Group as the organization’s professional management firm (1983).

Printed material in the collection includes copies of the AACN-GBC Newsletter (1982) celebrating the Ten-Year Anniversary 1973-1983; and a copy of the AACN-GBC Newsletter (1983). The collection also holds copies of The Critical Care Chronicle (1981-1983); and proclamations announcing AACN Day (or Week).  evin H. White, Mayor of Boston, issued proclamations in 1979, 1980, and 1981; Edward J. King, Governor of Massachusetts, issued proclamations in 1981 and 1982.

The photographin the collection consists of a photo of Mass. Governor Edward J. King with AACN-GBC members Sally Millar, Phyllis Gaydos, and Arlene Schapiro. 

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Associated Subjects
1. Intensive care nursing – Massachusetts – Boston Metropolitan Area – Societies, etc.
2. Photographs – Massachusetts – Boston Metropolitan Area
3. Critical care medicine – Massachusetts – Boston Metropolitan Area – Societies, etc.