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Rose Harris papers, circa 1936-1992

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Harris, Rose
Title
Rose Harris papers
Dates
circa 1936-1992 (inclusive)
Quantity
.36 cubic foot
Collection Number
3532
Summary
Materials relating to Harris' service in the Spanish Civil War
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

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Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Abraham Harris was former Educational Director of the Workers Cooperative Colony and former Lincoln Brigade member. The main part of his papers are at Brandeis University. The scrapbook was begun by Richard Kenney.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

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Restrictions on Use

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Accession No. 3532-001: Rose Harris scrapbook, Return to Top

.14 cubic foot

Scope and Content: Scrapbook compiled by Richard Kenney relating to the Spanish Civil War.

Restrictions on Access: Public Records (public disclosure laws may restrict access to some files).

Restrictions on Use: Public Records (use unrestricted when access is granted).

Acquisition Info: Donated by Rose Harris, 3/11/1983.

Description
Rose Harris scrapbook

Accession No. 3532-002: Rose Harris papers, circa 1936-1992Return to Top

.22 cubic foot

Scope and Content: Address book, photographs, artwork, ca. 1936-1938; biographical sketch, 1992.

Papers of Abe (Albert Lyonel) Harris, a veteran of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade who fought in the Spanish Civil War on the side of the Republicans. Artwork includes original drawings by Sim and Ramon Puyol. Sim (note Sim not Sims) is represented by a spiral-bound book of 31 drawings, "Estampas de la Revolucin Espanola 19 Julio de 1936", three drawings titled "Fighting Spain" (not bound; the cover is like a printed folder) and two loose drawings. By Puyol are "10 Litografias por Puyol" (does have ten; both covers have come off) and seven loose Puyol art works. Finally, there are two pencil drawings by an unidentified artist.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Rose Harris, 4/7/1992.

Description
Rose Harris papers