Pearl Hanley papers, 1885-1964  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Hanley, Pearl
Pearl Hanley papers
1885-1964 (inclusive)
1885-1903 (bulk)
1 vertical file
Collection Number
6119 (Accession No. 6119-001)
Report cards and certificates related to the education, career, and family of Pearl Hanley of Seattle, Washington
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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Pearl Rook Hanley was born in Indiana to parents Mary J. Wright and John T. Rook. She attended high school in Dunkirk, Indiana, and Franklin College before teaching public school in Dunkirk. She married Dr. Erestus Talbot Hanley in Seattle on August 29, 1905. Dr. Hanley died on January 23, 1936.

Pearl Hanley was an active member of the Seattle First Baptist Church. She died on May 26, 1982.

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Papers related to the education, career, and family of Pearl Rook Hanley. Includes her high school report cards from Dunkirk, Indiana; a teacher's contract for the Dunkirk, Indiana public schools; a certificate honoring the memory of her husband Erestus T. Hanley, signed by President Lyndon B. Johnson; and a certificate of discharge from the Army for her grandfather Peter Wright's service during the Civil War.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • High school girls--Indiana
  • Public schools--Indiana
  • Teachers--Indiana
  • Personal Names :
  • Hanley, Pearl,--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Records (Documents)

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