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Jim Thorson Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0120

Scope and Contents

The Jim Thorson Papers is comprised of correspondence and printed material dated from about 1980 until about 1997. This collection has not yet been further arranged or described.


  • 1980-1997


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Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. 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 Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. §§ 84-712 through 84-712.09), and other relevant regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. 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 Nebraska Omaha assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, Archives & Special Collections will provide information about copyright owners and related information. Securing permission to publish or use material is the responsibility of the researcher. Note that unless specifically transferred to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, any applicable copyrights may be held by another individual or entity. Further information about copyright policy is available at


.17 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Custodial History

Accession records are incomplete or absent. Box may have been transferred to the University Archives in 2010 on the occasion of Jim Thorson's retirement, or sometime earlier.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Thorson, James A., 1946-

Related Materials

Department of Gerontology Records.

Separated Materials

The books by UNO faculty authors are part of the Archives and Special Collections book collection and are described in the library catalog.

Processing Information

Collection has not yet been further arranged and described.

Jim Thorson Papers
Angela Kroeger, Amy Schindler
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Archives & Special Collections Repository

Archives & Special Collections
Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States