Paul Pritchard Ashley papers, 1948-1974  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Ashley, Paul P., 1896-1979
Title
Paul Pritchard Ashley papers
Dates
1948-1974 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.77 cubic feet (2 boxes plus 1 vertical file)
Collection Number
3503
Summary
Correspondence between Berne Jacobsen and Seattle attorney Paul Ashley about publication of stories from the "Mukluk Telegraph"
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

No restrictions on access.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Paul Pritchard Ashley was a lawyer in Seattle from 1926 until the 1970s. He served as president of the National Conference of Bar Presidents, the Washington State Bar Association, and the Seattle-King County Bar Association. He wrote several books including Essentials of Libel, You and Your Will: The Planning and Management of Your Estate, and Say it Safely: Legal Limits in Publishing, Radio, and Television. Ashley died in 1979.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, research materials, and reviews from the career of Paul Pritchard Ashley.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Restrictions may exist on copying, quotation, or publication. Contact Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries for details.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 3503-001: Paul Pritchard Ashley papers, 1950Return to Top

1 vertical file (2 items)

Scope and Content: Two letters from an exchange between Berne Jacobsen of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer and attorney Paul Ashley about publication of stories from the Mukluk Telegraph (Kotzebue, Alaska).

Restrictions on Access: No restrictions on access.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Received 6/6/1983.

Accession No. 3503-002: Paul Pritchard Ashley papers, 1948-1974Return to Top

1.77 cubic feet (2 boxes)

Scope and Content: Research materials, correspondence, and reviews for Paul Pritchard Ashley's books Essentials of Libel (1948) and Say it Safely: Legal Limits in Journalism and Broadcasting (3rd, 4th, and 5th Editions).

Restrictions on Access: No restrictions on access.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's copyrights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries Special Collections.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Camden M. Hall, Katherine Calhoun, and Mary Williams.

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Accession
1 3503-002
Research Materials on Free Press & Fair Trial
1950s-1960s
1 3503-002
Research Materials on Newspapers and the Courts
1950s-1960s
1 3503-002
Research Materials on Washington Laws/Cases affecting News Access
1950s-1960s
1 3503-002
Research on Privacy
1950s-1960s
1 3503-002
Research materials on the Freedom of Information Act
1974
1 3503-002
Research Materials on Public Records
undated
1 3503-002
Research Materials on Public Meetings Act
undated
1 3503-002
Research Materials on Libel
1950s-1960s
1 3503-002
Miscellaneous Research Materials
1950s-1960s
1 3503-002
Retraction Statue
1962-1967
1 3503-002
The Shield Statue or Immunity Law
1966-1967
1 3503-002
Correspondence on the Shield Statue or Immunity Law
1966-1967
1 3503-002
Correspondence and Reviews on the "Essentials of Libel"
1948-1951
1 3503-002
Correspondence on Paul Ashley Scholarship Fund
1957-1971
1 3503-002
Presentation in Dallas - "Let's Face Some Unpleasant Facts"
1961
1 3503-002
Materials related to 3rd Edition of "Say It Safely"
1966
2 3503-002
Correspondence related to 3rd Edition of "Say It Safely"
1961-1967
2 3503-002
Reviews on 3rd Edition of "Say It Safely"
1957-1966
2 3503-002
Correspondence regarding the use of Thesis Material
1975
2 3503-002
Lawyers interested in Communication Law
1975
2 3503-002
Materials related to Production of 5th Edition of "Say It Safely"
1975
2 3503-002
Correspondence regarding 5th Edition of "Say It Safely"
1950-1975
2 3503-002
"Say It Safely" Revisions
1963-1966
2 3503-002
Draft Copy of "Say It Safely" 5th Edition
1975

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Free press and fair trial--Study and teaching--United States
  • Lawyers--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Libel and slander--Study and teaching--United States
  • Public records--Study and teaching--United States
  • Personal Names :
  • Ashley, Paul P., 1896-1979--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Personal correspondence
  • Research (documents)
  • Titles within the Collection :
  • Mukluk Telegraph
  • Other Creators :

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

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