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Sandra Edwardson Papers

Identifier: ua-01215

Scope and Content

The collection contains grant proposals and reports of funded projects for which Edwardson was the prinicpal investigator, an inventory and cd of presentations, annual dean's deports for the College of Nursing, accredidation self-studies, and photographs and emphemora from Kyrgyz travels.


  • 1980-2010


Language of Materials

Collection material in English

Use of Materials

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.


Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). Requests to publish should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives.

Biographical Sketch

Sandra Edwardson attended the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, receiving her Ph.D. in hospital and healthcare administration. Edwardson became an instructor in the Independent Study Program in Hospital and Healthcare Administration, after which she was appointed to an assistant professorship in 1979 in the Nursing Administration Program within the School of Nursing. In 1980, she beacame the program head. From 1981 to 1983, she served as assistant dean in the School of Nursing under Ellen Fahy . In 1992 she was named dean of the School of Nursing, resigning from the position in 2004.


1.25 Cubic Feet (1 box)


Papers relating to the professional activities of Sandra R. Edwardson, Dean of the University of Minnesota Nursing School from 1992-2004.

Source of acquisition

Papers donated to University Archives by Sandra Edwardson in November, 2013.

Related Materials in University Archives

School of Nursing Records, 1920-1994.

Sandra Edwardson papers
Susan Hoffman
December, 2013
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Finding aid written in English

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