12.54 Cubic Feet and 33 document boxes, Boxes 1-33.
Scope and Content:
Contains publications, grant records, documentation of surveys and symposia, as well as materials pertaining to Harkness Fellowships.
The Commonwealth Fund records were donated to RAC in 1985. Record transfers began in 1986, and accruals continue.
Minimal processing. Some records remain in original file folders.
Arranged in three series: 1. Communications. 2. IHP. 3. Quality of Care for Underserved Populations / Grants.
Rules or conventions:
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Open for research with select materials restricted as noted. Brittle or damaged items are available at the discretion of RAC. Researchers interested in accessing digital media (floppy disks, CDs, DVDs, etc.) or audiovisual material (audio cassettes, VHS, etc.) in this collection must use an access surrogate. The original items may not be accessed because of preservation concerns. To request an access surrogate be made, or if you are unsure if there is an access surrogate, please contact an archivist.
TERMS OF ACCESS:
RAC has legal title, copyright and literary rights to the collection in so far as it holds them. RAC may grant permission to publish.