Helen Engle papers, circa 1969-1996  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Engle, Helen
Title
Helen Engle papers
Dates
circa 1969-1996 (inclusive)
Quantity
10.00 cubic feet (10 boxes)
Collection Number
5200 (Accession No. 5200-001)
Summary
Correspondence, minutes, notes, reports, ephemera, and related materials from her activism in environmental issues, including the Nisqually Delta, ancient forests, shipping of crude oil, non-game wildlife, and various local issues in Washington Stat
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
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Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Helen Engle was founding president of the Tahoma Audubon Society in 1969 and has held other offices in Audubon, including service on the National Board from 1980-1990 and from 1994-2000. Through the Audubon Society, she worked with other activists to protect the Nisqually River Delta from development, ca. 1977 -1990s. As a director of the Washington Environmental Council from 1974-1980 and then as President from 1978-1980, she was involved in statewide issues, especially transshipment of crude oil. She has served on various state advisory committees, especially those dealing with non-game wildlife.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, minutes, notes, reports, ephemera, and related materials from her activism in environmental issues, including the Nisqually Delta, ancient forests, shipping of crude oil, non-game wildlife, and various local issues in Washington State.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Engle, Helen--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Tahoma Audubon Society
  • Washington Environmental Council

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

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