Louis Gaffney, SJ served as the 18th President of Seattle University from 1970 until 1974. This collection contains the files generated and compiled by Seattle University's Office of the President during his administration.
16.25 linear feet 6 half boxes, 3 oversize boxes, unbound photographic portfolio, art book, posters
The Chapel of St. Ignatius on the campus of Seattle University is an award winning architectural sacred space designed by world renowned architect Steven Holl. The materials in this collection document the history of the Chapel of St. Ignatius from the initial project proposal in 1991 through the design, construction and dedication in 1997. The collection includes architectural drawings, artifacts, committee minutes, graphic materials, moving images, award certificates and textual materials.
This collection of scrapbooks records four seasons of the Chieftain basketball team (1963-1967) and also chronicles selected personal student achievements of Len Beil in athletics, student government and academics.
This collection, assembled from the Seattle University Committee for the Japanese Remembrance Garden, contains planning documents, minutes, and reports of the committee (2004-2006). It also includes artifacts, news clippings, photographs and memorabilia relevant to family histories and internment at Minidoka Relocation Center in Idaho during World War Two, as well as selected sermons and photographs of Father Leopold H. Tibesar, a Maryknoll priest.
The Seattle University Guild (1948-1978), founded by A.A. Lemieux, SJ, planned and promoted cultural events on behalf of the university. The collection contains nine scrapbooks and one box of miscellaneous materials. Special events included fashion shows featuring clothing from the shop of John Doyle Bishop in Seattle and exhibits featuring jewelry art designed by Salvador Dali.
This collection of photographs broadly chronicles Seattle University history from 1950-1989, including student life in classrooms, dormitories, clubs and social events; student athletes and sporting events, faculty, special campus events, ceremonies and dedications; buildings and grounds (aerial and landscape); and visiting dignitaries.
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