Washington State PTA photograph collection, 1927-2010  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Washington State PTA
Washington State PTA photograph collection
1927-2010 (inclusive)
1.58 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection Number
photographs from the Washington State PTA
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Additional Reference Guides

These materials form part of the Washington State PTA records, which are described and indexed in the guide to the .


Historical BackgroundReturn to Top

Organized 1897 as National Congress of Mothers; name changed in 1908 to National Congress of Mothers and Parent-Teacher Associations; in 1924 name changed to National Congress of Parents and Teachers. In 1970, when the National Congress of Colored Parents and Teachers merged with the National Congress of Parents and Teachers, the latter name was retained as the official name of the merged body and the name National PTA was adopted for common usage.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Photographic prints, slides and negatives of Washington State PTA. Predominantly slides, including presentational slide shows, events and conferences. Also includes photos of past presidents, photographic scrapbook material, and photographic prints used in publications.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)
  • Corporate Names :
  • Washington State PTA
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographic prints