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The National Organization for Women, Las Vegas Chapter records documents the philosophy, activities, and politics of the National Organization of Women from 1966 to 2005 with most materials covering the period of 1971 to 1974. It includes administrative records of the Las Vegas, Nevada chapter, files from NOW task forces, information on NOW-related issues like abortion and the Equal Rights Amendment, newsletters from NOW chapters around the United States, and NOW ephemera
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The Las Vegas Literary Club records contain materials documenting various club events ranging from the years 1937 to 1997, with the bulk of the material dating from 1973 to 1994. The materials include scrapbooks that provide insight into the club's activities, events, and celebrations. There are two record books that include financial records with meeting minutes, and a book commemorating the club's history
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The Abraham H. Albertson scrapbook consists of a single scrapbook, as well as a separate box of architectural periodicals in which Albertson's buildings appear. The scrapbook contains clippings about Albertson, buildings, architecture, bidding, and the American Institute of Architects, as well as a chart of the Building Code Commission, and an evaluation from the Federal Housing Administration. The Northern Life building and St. Joseph's Catholic Church feature prominently in the scrapbook. The scrapbook also includes a box of periodicals, mostly architectural journals which feature buildings that Albertson designed. Titles include the American Architect, Architect and engineer, the Architect, Buildings and building management, Beauty in walls of architectural concrete, Building review, and L'artisan liturgique
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The Seattle Art Museum scrapbooks consist of seven red clamshell boxes filled with copies of newspaper articles relating to the Seattle Art Museum. Articles focus on topics such as current art exhibits, membership drives and special events. The clippings are primarily from Seattle based newspapers such as the Post Intelligencer, the Times and the Town Crier and range between the years of 1913 and 1948
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Correspondence, minutes, agendas, reports, membership applications and lists, necrology, programs, financial records, articles of incorporation, by-law amendments, history of the chapter, yearbook, newsletters, clippings, audiotape, printing blocks, photographs, 1895-2006
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The Thomas L. Hankins papers document Hankins' research, teaching, and publishing activities during his thirty-six years as professor of history at the University of Washington The papers contain material relating to his publications as well as unpublished research. His research files provide insight Hankins' work on Jean Le Rond d'Alembert, Sir William Rowan Hamilton, and Enlightenment era science. Another major aspect of Hankins' career that is represented in the collection is his relationship with the History of Science Society. Hankins was an energetic promoter of history of science research both at the University of Washington and internationally and these papers document his views on graduate education in history, his course topics and teaching style, and his support of an interdisciplinary degree program for History of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of Washington. The papers include correspondence with a wide array of historians, scientists, philosophers, ... Read More
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Business records, legal documents, speeches, questionnaires, lists, minutes, and political pamphlets relating mainly to the management of the Seattle Union Record and Washington State labor politics. Correspondents include the American Federation of Labor, the Federated Press, William Z. Foster, Saul Haas, James B. McNamara, Harvey O'Connor, Terence V. Powderly, W.M. Short, Anna Louise Strong, and the United Mine Workers
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Album of 80 snapshots taken of bicycle paths and bicycling along Lake Washington and Magnolia Bluff; other scenes in Seattle (Richmond Beach); Tacoma (Point Defiance Park); Lake Chelan; Olympia; American Lake and Hood Canal. Trips to these locations appear to have been made by bicycle or with bicycles brought on the trip. Also includes photographs of people with cameras. All photographs dated circa 1899-1900
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Planning documents, original cataloging files, personnel files and statistical reports, budget planning files, minutes of meetings and correspondence, publications purchase files, GEAC manuals, circulation statistics, On-Line Catalog proposals, appointment books, online system files including budgets, configuration map, contract, subject series, acquisitions module year-end files, desktop publishing, local networks
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The Martin Rind photograph collection is mainly comprised of photographs documenting Rind family members in the United States and Europe, as well as their extended family (Jassnys, Stastnys, Levinsons, and Steins). It includes many photographs of Martin Rind as a child with his immediate family at various locations in the Queen Anne neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. The collection also contains a small number of images of employees, buildings, and equipment from Rind family businesses, as well as various structures on the University of Washington campus. Also of note is a set of postcards sent to Martin Rind's mother and aunt between the early1930s through 1940 from relatives or friends who lived in Eastern Europe; locations depicted in the postcards include Šibenik, in what is present-day Croatia, and, Belgrade, in what is now Serbia