Mike Matanich Oregon & Washington State slide collection, April 1954-August 1970  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Matanich, Mike
Mike Matanich Oregon & Washington State slide collection
April 1954-August 1970 (inclusive)
65 color slides (1 folder)
Collection Number
A collection of slides showing scenes of Washington and Oregon
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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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Mike Matanich was born in 1927 in Roslyn, Washington. He served in the U.S. Army from 1945 to 1947 and in 1952 graduated from what is now Central Washington University with a B.S. in biology. During the summers between 1945 and 1954 he also worked for the U.S Forest Service, doing trail and phone line maintenance and firefighting, when necessary. Matanich taught Earth Sciences to mostly 9th grade students during his 43-year teaching career. He has five daughters and two grandchildren, and currently resides in Vancouver, Washington.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Color slides showing mountains, lakes, rivers & pastures across various locations in Washington & Oregon, including Cle Elum, Ellensburg & the Dalles; Mt. Rainier, Mt. Peoh & Mt. Adams; Columbia, Yakima & Wind Rivers, Celilo Falls; some slides show individuals fishing or taking in the views.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's copyrights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries Special Collections.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Lakes--Oregon--Photographs
  • Lakes--Washington (State)--Photographs
  • Mountains--Oregon--Photographs
  • Mountains--Washington (State)--Photographs
  • Rivers--Oregon--Photographs
  • Rivers--Washington (State)--Photographs
  • Personal Names :
  • Matanich, Mike--Archives
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon--Photographs
  • Washington (State)--Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Slides (photographs)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)