Alonzo and Elizabeth Wardall diaries, account books and other materials  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Wardall, Alonzo, 1845-1918
Title
Alonzo and Elizabeth Wardall diaries, account books and other materials
Quantity
1.5 cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection Number
0118 (Accession No. )
Summary
Papers of a Civil War soldier, farmer, and cooperative leader.
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
Sponsor
Funding for encoding this finding aid was partially provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Alonzo Wardall was born in Iowa, 1845. During his lifetime, he was a Civil War soldier in the West; farmer in Mitchell County, Iowa; founder of a fraternal insurance plan named National Aid Association; worked with Rochdale Cooperative Movement in Kanses, California, and Washington (from 1903-1918); and secretary of the Northwest Cooperative Union. He died in Seattle in 1918.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Diaries, account books, souvenir book, general correspondence, photographs, clippings, and certificates and receipts.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Some restrictions exist on duplication, quotation, or publication. Contact the repository for details.

Preferred Citation

Alonzo and Elizabeth Wardall Diaries, Account Books and Other Materials. Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries, Seattle, Washington.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 0118-001: , Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Alonzo Wardall Diaries
Box/Folder Accession
1/1 0118-001
1863
1/2 0118-001
1864
box-folder:oversize
4/1 0118-001
1864
Box/Folder
1/3 0118-001
1865
1/4 0118-001
1866
General Notes: Diaries for 1867 through 1868 lacking.
1/5 0118-001
1869
1/6 0118-001
1870
1/7 0118-001
1871
General Notes: Diaries for 1872 through 1873 lacking.
1/8 0118-001
1874
1/9 0118-001
1875
1/10 0118-001
1876
1/11 0118-001
1877
1/12 0118-001
1878
General Notes: Diaries for 1879 through 1889 lacking.
1/13 0118-001
1890
General Notes: Diaries for 1891 lacking.
1/14 0118-001
1892
1/15 0118-001
1893
1/16 0118-001
1894
2/1 0118-001
1895
2/2 0118-001
1896
General Notes: Diaries for 1897.
2/3 0118-001
1898
2/4 0118-001
1899
2/5 0118-001
1900
2/6 0118-001
1901
box-folder:oversize
4/2 0118-001
1902
Box/Folder
2/7 0118-001
1903
2/8 0118-001
1904
General Notes: Diaries for 1905 lacking.
2/9 0118-001
1906
2/10 0118-001
1907
2/11 0118-001
1908
2/12 0118-001
1909
3/1 0118-001
1910
3/2 0118-001
1911
3/3 0118-001
1912
General Notes: Diaries for 1913 through1917 lacking.
3/4 0118-001
1918
Account books
1868-1912
Box/Folder Accession
3/5 0118-001
1868
3/6 0118-001
1870
3/7 0118-001
1873
3/8 0118-001
1879
3/9 0118-001
1880
3/10 0118-001
1887
3/11 0118-001
1890
3/12 0118-001
1912
Elizabeth Wardall diaries
Box/Folder Accession
3/13 0118-001
1866
3/14 0118-001
1868
3/15 0118-001
1870
Box/Folder Accession
4/3 0118-001
Sourvenir book for 33rd Cooperative Wholesale Society's Congress, Middlesbrough [England]
1901
4/4 0118-001
General correspondence
1864-1909
4/5 0118-001
Photographs
3 items
4/6 0118-001
Clippings
1 file
4/7 0118-001
Certificates and receipts
1 file

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Agriculture--Iowa--19th century
  • Cooperative societies--United States--Officials and employees--Diaries
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Iowa
  • Soldiers--Iowa--Diaries
  • Personal Names :
  • Wardall, Alonzo,--1845-1918--Diaries
  • Wardall, Elizabeth M., . 1848--Diaries
  • Geographical Names :
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives
  • West Seattle (Seattle, Wash.)--Social life and customs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Account books
  • Diaries
  • Photographs
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Wardall, Elizabeth M., . 1848 (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

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