Arthur S. Beardsley papers, circa 1850-1905  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Beardsley, Arthur S. (Arthur Sydney), 1889-1950
Arthur S. Beardsley papers
circa 1850-1905 (inclusive)
.67 cubic foot (1 box and 2 tubes)
Collection Number
3093 (Accession No. 3093-001)
Title abstracts to Seattle properties documenting early land transactions, including Denny, Boren, and Yesler properties
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Abstracts of titles, court papers, indentures, and stock certificates.

Bulk of material is title abstracts to Seattle properties documenting early land transactions, including Denny, Boren, and Yesler properties. There are many sales to and from Sutcliff Baxter.

Oversize material includes certificates of appointment of Roger Sherman Green to the Washington Territory Supreme Court signed by three Presidents.

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Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Ambler, August
  • Beardsley, Arthur S. (Arthur Sydney), 1889-1950--Archives
  • Boren, Carson D
  • Day, B. F
  • Denny, David J
  • Green, Roger Sherman
  • Haller, Theodore
  • Hillman, Clarence D
  • Keene, William
  • Philips, John B
  • Pickering, William T., 1798-1873
  • Renton, William, 1818-1891
  • Corporate Names :
  • Pacific Alaska Transportation and Coal Co
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 (creator)
    • Baxter, Harriet (creator)
    • Baxter, Sutcliffe (creator)
    • Burke, Thomas, 1849-1925 (creator)
    • Clarke, Charles S (creator)
    • Daniels, William B (creator)
    • Denny, Arthur Armstrong, 1822-1899 (creator)
    • Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 (creator)
    • Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893 (creator)
    • Maynard, David S. (David Swinson), 1808-1873 (creator)
    • Shannon, Edward L (creator)
    • Tripp, Tolman (creator)
    • Upson, Meritt A (creator)
    • Willett, Stephen (creator)
    • Yesler, Henry L. (Henry Leiter), 1810-1892 (creator)
    • Corporate Names :
    • Pacific Packing & Navigation Co (creator)

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)