Mary C. Stephens papers, 1951-1969  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Stephens, Mary C., 1919-
Title
Mary C. Stephens papers
Dates
1951-1969 (inclusive)
Quantity
2.12 linear feet
Collection Number
1276 (Accession No. 1276-001)
Summary
Papers of an educator of Seattle, Washington
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

Access restricted: For terms of access, contact Special Collections for details.

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Mary Catherine Stephens, an educator, was born in Sprague, Washington on April 10, 1919 and received a B.A. degree from the University of Washington in 1941. She served as education director of the Washington State Board Against Discrimination in 1959, as board member of the King County Council on Aging, 1956-1960, and as president of the League of Women Voters of Seattle. Stephens was also associated with the Urban League, the Civic Unity League, and the Puget Sound Council of Social Studies.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, bylaws, historical data, reports, agendas, minutes, ephemera.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Series 1:  Personal Papers, 1962Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/1
Biographical Information
1962
1/2
Photographs
undated

Series 2:  Council on Aging for Seattle and King County, 1956-1960Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/3
Historical Data
February 8, 1957, undated
1/4
By Laws
1957-1959
1/5-6
Incoming Letters
1956-1959
1/7-9
Minutes
1957-1959
1/10
Financial Records
1960
1/11
Reports
1956
1/12
Legislation
February 20, 1957
1/13
Speeches and Writings
1954-1957
1/14
Newsletters
1957, 1959-1960
1/15
Notes
undated
1/16
Lists of Members
1957-1959
1/17
Clippings
February 7, 1957
1/18
Ephemera
undated

Series 3:  League of Women Voters, Seattle, 1955-1969Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/19
By Laws
April 2, 1959
1/20
Incoming Letters
1959, 1962
1/21-22
Annual Meeting Agendas
1960-1965, 1967-1969
1/23
General Meeting Agendas
1957, 1959, 1961-1962, 1965, 1968-1969
1/24
Financial Records
1957-1964
1/25-26
Reports
1957-1958
1/27
National Board Report
1955-1958
1/28
Speeches and Writings
1957-1963
1/29
National Convention Agenda
1958
2/1
State Convention Agenda
1955
2/2
Convention Kits
1959
2/3
Agendas
1962-1969
2/4
Reports - Election Extra
1952-1958
2/5
Lists
1957-1967
2/6
Questionnaires
undated
2/7
Notes
undated
2/8
Programs
1952-1967
2/9
Clippings
1958
2/10
Ephemera
1952-1968, undated
2/11
Ephemera - Air Pollution
1955, 1967, undated
2/12
Ephemera - Water Pollution
1955-1968
2/13
Ephemera - Parks
1966
2/14
Ephemera - Seattle Schools
1961-1967
2/15
Ephemera - Equal Opportunity
1961, 1965
2/16
Ephemera - Television Programs
1956, undated
2/17
Ephemera - Transportation
February 1967
2/18
Ephemera - Law Enforcement
1969
3/1
Ephemera - Metro
1955-1961
3/2
Ephemera - Urban League
1957-1969
3/3
Ephemera - Finances
1955-1962
3/4
Ephemera - Workbook - Tacoma
1958
3/5-6
Ephemera - Taxes
1956-1960
3/7
Ephemera - School Taxes
1957, 1967, undated
3/8
Ephemera - Election
1955-1964
3/9
Ephemera - Government
1966-1967, undated
4/1-3
Ephemera - City Government
1957-1966
4/4
Ephemera - King County Government
1959-1968
4/5
Ephemera - State Government
1958-1969
4/6
Ephemera - Foreign Affairs
1953-1968
4/7
Ephemera - Newsletters and Bulletins
1951-1968
5/1
Ephemera - United States Facts and Issues
1962-1964, 1967-1968
5/2-7
Ephemera - The National Voter
1951-1969

Series 4:  Washington, State Board Against Discrimination, 1959-1967Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
5/8-9
Incoming Letters
1959-1960
5/10
Minutes
1960-1961
5/11
Reports
1959-1960
5/12
Legislation
1961
5/13
Speeches and Writings
1959-1960
5/14
Newsletters
1959, 1967
5/15
Clippings
May 25, 1960
5/16
Ephemera
1959, undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Discrimination--Washington (State)
  • Older people--Washington (State)
  • Voting--Societies, etc
  • Voting--United States
  • Women--Political activity--Societies, etc
  • Women--Political activity--Washington (State)
  • Women--Washington (State)--Societies and clubs
  • Personal Names :
  • Stephens, Mary C., 1919- --Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • League of Women Voters (U.S.)
  • Seattle-King County Planning Council on Aging
  • Washington State Board Against Discrimination
  • Geographical Names :
  • Washington (State)--Politics and government--1951-
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • League of Women Voters of Seattle (creator)
    • League of Women Voters of Washington (creator)