Lucille Charlotte Gordon papers, 1937-1958  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Gordon, Lucille Charlotte
Title
Lucille Charlotte Gordon papers
Dates
1937-1958 (inclusive)
Quantity
.18 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection Number
5957 (Accession No. 5957-001)
Summary
Lucille Gordon received her Bachelors of Arts degrees and Bachelor of Arts in Librarianship degree from the University of Washington in 1937 and 1939. She held various library positions throughout the Pacific Northwest
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

Open to all users.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Lucille Charlotte Gordon was born on November 14th, 1914 in Seattle, WA. She was an American citizen of Scottish descent. Lucille held various library positions throughout the Pacific Northwest, including Branch Assistant in the Tacoma Public Library (1939-1943) and Library Association of Portland (1943-1946), Circulation Assistant at Seattle Public Library (1946-1954), and Branch Librarian with the Aloha Branch Library in Seattle (1955).

Lucille Gordon received her Bachelors of Arts degrees and Bachelor of Arts in Librairianship degree from the University of Washington in 1937 and 1939. She continued to take classes at the University of Washington between 1939 and 1958. Lucille also wrote and collected poetry. She died on March 27, 2001.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Two University of Washington diplomas, two University of Washington commencement programs and invitations, three certificates, one resume, two course lists, one newspaper clipping regarding University of Washington commencement, poetry.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries by Deed of Gift. Papers came to us via the ACLU of Washington State who received them from Gordon's estate.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/1 Diplomas 1937 and 1939
1/2 Commencement Programs and Invitations 1937 and 1939
1/3 Certificates 1939 and 1956
1/4 Resume 1957
1/5 Course Lists 1958
1/6 Poetry
1/7 Newspaper Clipping

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Commencement ceremonies--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Women college graduates--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Personal Names :
  • Gordon, Lucille Charlotte--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Ephemera

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

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