George Gunn papers, 1919-1972  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Gunn, George, 1891-1975
George Gunn papers
1919-1972 (inclusive)
7.5' linear (5 cartons)
Collection Number
2615 (Accession No. 2615-001)
Correspondence and related material of a businessman, civic leader, and Republican Party official of Seattle, Washington
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

George Gunn was born in 1891. He was active in various athletic, civic, and political organizations including the Republican Party (1919-62), the Century 21 Exposition (1961-62), the Save the Stadium Committee (1967-68), National Distribution Council of U.S. Commerce Department (1946-1951), Washington Athletic Club, and Washington State Industrial Development Committee (1950-1951) as well as in support of University of Washington athletics. He died in 1975.

See Who's Who in Washington. 1963 and obituary with container list.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence and related material of Gunn, concerning his work in various civic, sport, and political groups.

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Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Gunn, George, 1891-1975--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Idaho Power Company
  • United States. Bonneville Power Administration
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • Greater Seattle, Inc (creator)
    • Lake Washington Regatta Association (creator)
    • National Distribution Council (U.S.) (creator)
    • Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) (creator)
    • United States. Dept. of Commerce. Timber Conservation Board (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

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