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The College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University: A Personal Perspective of Its Founding

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Contents

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Acknowledgements

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Historical Journey

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Chapter I: In the Beginning, 1945–1975: Wishing on A Star

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Chapter II: 1975–1977, The Promise

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Chapter III: The Die Is Cast, 1978–1979: Let the Games Begin

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Chapter IV: The First Adventurers, 1979–1981: Into the Wind

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Chapter V: Wishing on a Star, 1981–1983: Will it be a shining light, or a 15 watt bulb?

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Chapter VI: Eye on the Goal, 1984–1985: Perception is Reality

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Chapter VII: Coming of Age, 1986–1989: Our Mountain Becomes a Mesa

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Chapter VIII: The Sum of Its Parts, 1989–1992: Riding the Tiger

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Chapter IX: Epilogue

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Notes

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Appendix I: Abbreviations and Acronyms

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Appendix II: Curtin’s Laws, Truths, and Realities

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Appendix III: United States Schools and Colleges of Veterinary Medicine Founding Dates

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Appendix IV: Planning and Capital Appropriations, 1975 - 1980

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Appendix V: Academic Consultants

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Appendix VI: Documents for Academic Consultants, Parts I, II and III

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Appendix VII: The Veterinarian’s Oath and Academic Dress

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Appendix VIII: NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Graduates, 1985 - 1994

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Appendix IX: Honorary Alumni

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Index

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