"Grassroots Cuttings of Territorial Days" Project, 1953  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Various Authors
Title
"Grassroots Cuttings of Territorial Days" Project
Dates
1953 (inclusive)
Quantity
41 Items, ( )
Collection Number
Cage 4886
Summary
Typescripts by various authors and editors of "a series of thumbnail sketches of Washington history prepared under the editorial supervision of the Washington State Historical Society in recognition of the Washington Territorial Centennial" (note included in each essay). Most of these essays, along with others not included in this collection, were published together in a pamphlet in 1954 as Grassroot Cuttings: Sources of the History of the Territory of Washington, by the Longview Daily News. The Washington Territorial Centennial History Committee was responsible for the Grassroot[s] Cuttings project.
Repository
Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections.
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Terrell Library Suite 12
Pullman WA
99164-5610
Telephone: 509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Gift; Edwin A. Burgess; 1985. Container list in the library.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Typescripts by various authors and editors of "a series of thumbnail sketches of Washington history prepared under the editorial supervision of the Washington State Historical Society in recognition of the Washington Territorial Centennial" (note included in each essay). Most of these essays, along with others not included in this collection, were published together in a pamphlet in 1954 as Grassroot Cuttings: Sources of the History of the Territory of Washington, by the Longview Daily News. The Washington Territorial Centennial History Committee was responsible for the Grassroot[s] Cuttings project.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Washington (State) -- History.
  • Washington (State) -- History.