Reuben D. Hill papers, 1897-1911  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Hill, Reuben D
Reuben D. Hill papers
1897-1911 (inclusive)
.21 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection Number
4273 (Accession No. 4273-001)
Papers of Seattle attorney and civic activist
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

Hill and his wife, Henrietta, lived near Seattle Seminary. They worked for the improvement of conditions in the King County Jail. He was a member of a committee with which the Rev. Mark Matthews was associated.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, reports, miscellany, court paper, and ephemera.

Primarily documents Hill's activities as a member of a committee concerned with conditions in the King County Jail.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Prisoners--Washington (State)--Social conditions
  • Personal Names :
  • Hill, Reuben D.--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • King County (Wash.). Jail
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Matthews, Mark A. (Mark Allison), 1867-1940 (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

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