Solie M. Ringold papers, 1947-1987  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Ringold, Solie M., 1914-
Title
Solie M. Ringold papers
Dates
1947-1987 (inclusive)
Quantity
34.64 cubic feet plus 1 item
Collection Number
1891
Summary
Judge and civic leader of Seattle, Washington
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.

Some material stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Solie M. Ringold was born in Seattle, 1914. He earned a law degree from the University of Washington in 1936. He served as a King County Superior Court judge, 1961-1977. He was a member of the Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith. He chaired several committees of this organization and served on the Pacific Northwest Regional Advisory Board. Other Jewish organizations that he was affiliated with are the Jewish Family and Child Service of Seattle, the Herzl Conservative Congregation, and the Endowment Fund Committee of the Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle. Ringold was active in the Democratic Party as a member of the Municipal League of Seattle, Americans for Democratic Action, and Metropolitan Democratic Club. He was also an executive committee member of the Washington Citizens Committee for Civil Rights Legislation. He was Vice President of the Americans Veterans Club of Seattle, a member of the Seattle Board of Theatre Supervisors, and Chairman of the Civil Rights Committee of the Seattle Bar Association in 1960, and 1961. He was a Washington State Court of Appeals judge from 1978 until his retirement in 1988. Mr. Ringold died in 2004.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Consult the scope and content information for each of the accessions listed below.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 1891-001: Solie M. Ringold papers, 1947-1969Return to Top

approximately 3.75 cubic ft. (9 boxes)

Scope and Content: Correspondence, minutes, financial records, reports, legal documents, speeches and writings, newsletters, resolutions, court papers, lists, notes, ephemera.

Restrictions on Access: Access restricted: For terms of access, contact Special Collections.

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Solie Ringold, 4/18/1972.

Container(s) Description Dates
Series 1: Personal
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
1/1 1891-001
Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith
1960
1/2 1891-001
B'nai B'rith, Lodge No. 503, Seattle
1960
1/3 1891-001
Hebrew Ladies' Free Loan Society
1959
1/4 1891-001
Magnuson, Warren G.
1960
1/5 1891-001
Washington University Law School
1959
1/6 1891-001
A-Z Miscellaneous
1958-1960
Box/Folder Accession
1/7 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1959-1960
1/8 1891-001
Financial Records
1958-1960
1/9 1891-001
Court Papers
1960
1/10 1891-001
Speeches and Writings
1953
1/11 1891-001
Lists
1957
1/12 1891-001
Notes
undated
1/13 1891-001
Clippings
1959-1960
1/14 1891-001
Miscellany
1960, undated
Series 2: Americans for Democratic Action
Box/Folder Accession
1/15 1891-001
Historical Data
1947, undated
1/16 1891-001
Constitution and By-Laws
1947-1950, undated
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
1/17 1891-001
Americans for Democratic Action, National
1950-1951
1/18 1891-001
Americans for Democratic Action, Seattle-King County Chapter
1948-1951
1/19 1891-001
Clark, Irving M.
1951
1/20 1891-001
Jackson, Henry M.
1949
1/21 1891-001
The League of Women Voters of Seattle
1949
1/22 1891-001
Mitchell, Hugh B.
1949-1951
1/23 1891-001
A-Z Miscellaneous
1948-1951
Box/Folder Accession
1/24 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1949-1954
1/25 1891-001
Meeting Notices
1949-1950
1/26 1891-001
Minutes
1949-1951
1/27 1891-001
Financial Records
1949- 1951
1/28 1891-001
Resolutions
1949, undated
Reports
Box/Folder Accession
1/29 1891-001
Weekly
1951
1/30 1891-001
Miscellaneous
1949, undated
Box/Folder Accession
1/31 1891-001
Speeches and Writing
1949, undated
1/32 1891-001
News Releases
1948-1951
1/33 1891-001
Newsletters
1949-1951, undated
1/34 1891-001
Ballots
1950-1951
1/35 1891-001
Legislation
1949-1951
1/36 1891-001
Lists
undated
1/37 1891-001
Notes
1949-1952, undated
1/38 1891-001
Clippings
1948-1950,1954, undated
1/39 1891-001
Ephemera
1948-1951, undated
Series 3: American Veterans Club, Seattle
Box/Folder Accession
2/1 1891-001
By-Laws
undated
2/2 1891-001
Incoming Letters
1948-1949
2/3 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1947-1951
2/4 1891-001
Minutes
1937-1948
2/5 1891-001
Financial Records
1947-1958
2/6 1891-001
Legal Documents
1937, 1947
2/7 1891-001
Notes
undated
2/8 1891-001
Ephemera
1948
Series 4: Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith
Box/Folder Accession
2/9 1891-001
By-Laws
1954, 1957, undated
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
2/10 1891-001
American Jewish Committee
1958
2/11 1891-001
Anti-Defamation League, Central Pacific Regional Office
1960
2/12 1891-001
Anti-Defamation League, Florida Regional Office
1960
2/13 1891-001
Anti-Defamation League, Mountain States Regional Office
1961
2/14 1891-001
Anti-Defamation League, National Office
1955-1964
Anti-Defamation League, National Office Letters
Box/Folder Accession
2/15 1891-001
Epstein, Benjamin R
1958-1963
2/16 1891-001
Forster, Arnold
1960-1963
2/17 1891-001
Miller, Alexander F.
1960-1964
2/18 1891-001
Rabkin, Sol
1957-1963
2/19 1891-001
Schultz, Henry Edward
1956-1962
Box/Folder Accession
2/20 1891-001
Anti-Defamation League, North Carolina-Virginia Office
1961
2/21 1891-001
Anti-Defamation League, Northwest Regional Office
1955-1964
Anti-Defamation League, Northwest Regional Office Letters
Box/Folder Accession
2/22 1891-001
Applebaum, Hilde
1958-1963
2/23 1891-001
Asia, Benjamin
1955-1959
2/24 1891-001
Caplan, Sophie
1958
2/25 1891-001
Cohn, Merle
1955-1968
2/26 1891-001
Guterson, Murray
1958-1962
2/27-31 1891-001
Kaplan, Seymour
1955-1969
2/32 1891-001
Michel, Howard
1954-1968
2/33 1891-001
Oseran, Melville
1957-1962
2/34 1891-001
Pruzan, Howard P.
1956-1963
3/1 1891-001
Ringold, Solie
1954-1964
3/2 1891-001
Schroeter, Leonard W.
1954-1958
3/3 1891-001
Tarshis, Sam
1953-1961
Box/Folder Accession
3/4 1891-001
Archdiocese of Seattle
1960
3/5 1891-001
Bellevue Public Schools
1961
3/6 1891-001
B'nai B'rith - District Grand Lodge No. 4
1955-1956
3/7 1891-001
Civic Unity Committee of Seattle
1954-1960
3/8 1891-001
Eisenhower, Dwight D.
1958
3/9 1891-001
Federated Jewish Fund and Council
1959
3/10 1891-001
Israel Independence Celebration Committee
1958-1960
3/11 1891-001
NAACP. Legal Defense and Educational Fund
1959
3/12 1891-001
Odegaard, Charles E.
1961
3/13 1891-001
Smith, Sam
1968
3/14 1891-001
Smith, Samuel J.
1961
3/15 1891-001
Washington Attorney General
1957
3/16 1891-001
Washington State Board Against Discrimination
1958-1961
3/17 1891-001
Washington Supreme Court
1959
3/18 1891-001
Washington Citizens Committee for Civil Rights Legislation
1959
3/19 1891-001
A-Z Miscellaneous
1938-1968
Box/Folder Accession
3/20 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1954-1958
3/21 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1959
3/22 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1960-1961
3/23 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1961-1968
3/24 1891-001
Memoranda
1955-1958
3/25-27 1891-001
Minutes
1954-1969
3/28 1891-001
Minutes - Civil Rights Committee
1957-1961
3/29 1891-001
Minutes - Washington State Regional Advisory Board
1954-1956
4/1 1891-001
Legislation
1949-1959, undated
4/2 1891-001
Financial Records
1955, 1959
4/3 1891-001
Court Papers
1957-1961
4/4 1891-001
Resolutions
1969, undated
4/5 1891-001
Annual Reports
1954-1969
4/6-7 1891-001
Reports
1954-1968
4/8 1891-001
Proposals
1955-1960
4/9 1891-001
Speeches and Writings
1953-1962, undated
4/10 1891-001
Fact Sheets
1954-1959, undated
4/11 1891-001
News Releases
1954-1960, undated
4/12 1891-001
Newsletters
1956, 1963
4/13 1891-001
Notices
1955, 1961, undated
4/14 1891-001
Questionnaire
1958
4/15 1891-001
Agendas
1957-1969, undated
4/16 1891-001
Programs
1955-1961, undated
4/17 1891-001
Lists
1954-1963, undated
4/18 1891-001
Notes
1953-1961, undated
4/19 1891-001
Clippings
1954-1959, 1959-1962, undated
4/20 1891-001
Pamphlets
1953-1954, 1961, undated
4/21-22 1891-001
Ephemera
1954-1963, undated
Series 5: Citizens Civic Center Development Committee
Box/Folder Accession
5/1 1891-001
Biographical and Historical Data
1954, 1959
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
5/2 1891-001
Citizens Civic Center Development Committee
1959
5/3 1891-001
Clinton, Gordon S.
1959
5/4 1891-001
Women's City Club of Seattle
1959
Box/Folder Accession
5/5 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1959
5/6 1891-001
Minutes
1959
5/7 1891-001
Speeches and Writings
1959, undated
5/8 1891-001
Fact Sheets
1954-1959
5/9 1891-001
Legislation
1954
5/10 1891-001
List
undated
5/11 1891-001
Notes
1954, 1959, undated
5/12 1891-001
News Clippings
1959, undated
Series 6: Jewish Family and Child Services of Seattle
Box/Folder Accession
5/13 1891-001
Historical Data
1964, undated
5/14 1891-001
By-Laws
1963
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
5/15 1891-001
Daninhirsch, Murray I.
1964
5/16 1891-001
Family Service Association of America
1968-1969
5/17 1891-001
Jewish Family and Child Service
1964-1969
5/18 1891-001
Jewish Family and Child Service - Grossfeld, Jerry
1968-1969
5/19 1891-001
Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle
1968-1969
5/20 1891-001
Seattle Mayor
1968, undated
5/21 1891-001
King County United Good Neighbors
1964-1969
5/22 1891-001
Washington Governor
1960
5/23 1891-001
A-Z Miscellaneous
1955-1969
Box/Folder Accession
5/24-26 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1964-1970
5/27 1891-001
Minutes
1962-1970
5/28 1891-001
Speeches and Writings
1969, undated
5/29-30 1891-001
Financial Records
1963-1969
6/1 1891-001
Legal Documents
1969
6/2 1891-001
Resolutions
undated
6/3 1891-001
Reports
1964-1969, undated
6/4 1891-001
Proposals
undated
6/5 1891-001
Handbook
1962
6/6 1891-001
Guides
1962-1969
6/7 1891-001
Job Descriptions
undated
6/8 1891-001
Notices
1964-1969
6/9 1891-001
Programs and Agendas
1964-1970, undated
6/10 1891-001
Lists
1960-1970
6/11 1891-001
Notes
1960-1969, undated
6/12 1891-001
Clippings
undated
6/13 1891-001
Ephemera
1959-1969, undated
Series 7: Herzl Conservative Congregation
Box/Folder Accession
6/14 1891-001
Constitution and By-Laws
1958-1966, undated
6/15 1891-001
Incoming Letters
1957-1968, undated
6/16 1891-001
Minutes
1957, undated
6/17 1891-001
Writings
1957-1970
6/18 1891-001
Notes
1957, 1963, undated
Series 8: Democratic Party - Metropolitan Democratic Club of Seattle
Box/Folder Accession
6/19 1891-001
Constitution and By-Laws
1961, undated
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
6/20 1891-001
Abel, Don G.
1957-1960
6/21 1891-001
Clinton, Gordon S.
1960
6/22 1891-001
Cole, Benjamin B.
1959
6/23 1891-001
Committee to Re-Elect Albert D. Rosellini
1960
6/24 1891-001
Democratic National Committee
1959-1960
6/25 1891-001
Democratic Party - King County Democratic Central Committee
1957-1961
6/26 1891-001
Democratic Party - Metropolitan Democratic Club
1957-1961
6/27 1891-001
Democratic Party - Washington Democratic State Central Committee
1959-1960
6/28 1891-001
Democratic Party - Washington State Democratic Committee
1961-1962
6/29 1891-001
Henry, Edward E.
1959-1960
6/30 1891-001
Keechelus Caucus
1958
6/31 1891-001
Rosellini, Albert D.
1957-1959
6/32 1891-001
Washington State Board Against Discrimination
1960-1961
6/33 1891-001
Washington Citizens Committee for Civil Rights Legislation
1960-1961
6/34 1891-001
A-K Miscellaneous
1957-1961
6/35 1891-001
L-Z Miscellaneous
1957-1961
Box/Folder Accession
6/36 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1957-1959
6/37 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1960-1961
6/38 1891-001
Memoranda
1957-1959
6/39 1891-001
Minutes
1957, 1961
7/1 1891-001
Reports
1957-1960
7/2 1891-001
Court Papers
undated
7/3-4 1891-001
Speeches and Writings
1957-1961, undated
7/5 1891-001
Newsletters
1957-1961, undated
7/6 1891-001
Newsletters - Miscellaneous
1957, 1959
7/7 1891-001
Legislation
1959-1961
7/8 1891-001
Lists
1957-1965, undated
7/9 1891-001
Notes
1957-1959, undated
7/10 1891-001
Clippings
1960
7/11-12 1891-001
Ephemera
1956-1960, undated
7/13 1891-001
Miscellaneous
1957, undated
Series 9: Federated Jewish Fund and Council - Endowment Fund Committee
Box/Folder Accession
7/14 1891-001
Constitution and By-Laws
undated
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
7/15 1891-001
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, Inc.
1964-1968, undated
7/16 1891-001
Federated Jewish Fund and Council
1965-1970
7/17 1891-001
Treiger, Irwin L.
1966, 1968
7/18 1891-001
A-Z Miscellaneous
1956-1969
Box/Folder Accession
7/19 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1965-1966, 1969
7/20 1891-001
Minutes
1966-1968
7/21 1891-001
Financial Records
1964-1966
7/22 1891-001
Legal Documents
1966, undated
7/23 1891-001
Reports
1969, undated
7/24 1891-001
Newsletters
1967-1968, undated
7/25 1891-001
Agendas
1965-1967
7/26 1891-001
Lists
1966, undated
7/27 1891-001
Notes
1964-1966, undated
7/28 1891-001
Ephemera
undated
Series 10: Municipal League, Seattle
Box/Folder Accession
8/1 1891-001
By-Laws & Organization - Voters Charter Committee
undated
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
8/2 1891-001
Litchman, Mark
1960
8/3 1891-001
Municipal League of Seattle
1950-1960, undated
8/4 1891-001
Municipal League of Seattle - Candidates Investigating Committee
1955-1961
8/5 1891-001
Municipal League of Seattle - Public Schools Committee
1957-1960
8/6 1891-001
Voters Charter Committee, King County
1949
8/7 1891-001
A-W Miscellaneous
1949-1960
Box/Folder Accession
8/8 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1949, 1957, 1961
8/9 1891-001
Meeting Notices
1949-1960
8/10 1891-001
Minutes
1949-1961
8/11 1891-001
Reports
1949, 1959-1960, undated
8/12 1891-001
Reports - Candidates Investigating Committee
1958, 1960
8/13 1891-001
Candidate Investigation Procedures
1956-1960
8/14 1891-001
Work Sheets re: Candidate Appraisals Seattle City Elections
1956
8/15-17 1891-001
Reports - Public School Committee
1957-1959
8/18 1891-001
Speeches and Writings
1949-1961, undated
8/19 1891-001
Lists
1956, 1959-1960, undated
8/20 1891-001
Notes
1959-1961, undated
8/21 1891-001
Clippings
1949, 1954, 1961, undated
8/22-23 1891-001
Ephemera
1948-1960, undated
Series 11: Seattle Bar Association
Box/Folder Accession
9/1 1891-001
By-Laws
undated
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
9/2 1891-001
American Bar Association
1958
9/3 1891-001
American Civil Liberties Union, Washington
1960
9/4-5 1891-001
Seattle Bar Association
1949-1961
9/6-8 1891-001
Seattle Bar Association, Civil Rights Committee
1957-1961
9/9 1891-001
Seattle Bar Association, Federal Legislation Committee
1952-1954
9/10 1891-001
Seattle Bar Association, Justice Court Committee
1950, 1957-1958
9/11 1891-001
Seattle Bar Association, State Legislation Committee
1953-1954
9/12 1891-001
Superior Court Judges' Association
1960
9/13 1891-001
Washington Supreme Court
1960-1961
9/14 1891-001
Washington State Bar Association
1953, 1957-1958, undated
9/15 1891-001
H-Y Miscellaneous
1950-1961
Box/Folder Accession
9/16-17 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1950-1961
9/18 1891-001
General Correspondence: Seattle Bar Association, Civil Rights Committee (Holman, Ruben, Jr.)
1960-1961
9/19 1891-001
Minutes: Seattle Bar Association, Civil Rights Committee
1960-1961
9/20 1891-001
Report: Washington State Bar Association
undated
9/21 1891-001
Reports
undated
9/22 1891-001
Lists
1949-1962
9/23 1891-001
Speeches and Writings
1957, undated
9/24 1891-001
Notes
1960-1961, undated
9/25 1891-001
Ephemera
1950-1960, undated
Series 12: Seattle Theatre Supervisors Board
Incoming Letters
Box/Folder Accession
9/26 1891-001
Clinton, Gordon S.
1956
9/27 1891-001
Seattle Board of Theatre Supervisors
1956-1958
9/28 1891-001
A-W Miscellaneous
1956-19657
Box/Folder Accession
9/29 1891-001
Outgoing Letters
1956-1957
9/30 1891-001
Minutes
1956-1957
9/31 1891-001
Legal Documents
1956-1957, undated
9/32 1891-001
Court Papers
1957
9/33 1891-001
Resolutions
1955
9/34 1891-001
Clippings
1956-1959, 1961
9/35-36 1891-001
Ephemera
1956-1957, undated
9/37 1891-001
Lists
undated

Accession No. 1891-002: Solie M. Ringold papers, Return to Top

4.14 cubic feet

Scope and Content: Correspondence, speeches and writings, reports, ephemera.

Restrictions on Access: Access restricted: For terms of access, contact Special Collections.

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Solie Ringold, 4/8/1976.

Accession No. 1891-003: Solie M. Ringold papers, 1964-1976Return to Top

12.00 cubic feet

Scope and Content: Correspondence and supporting files mainly regarding his judicial work.

Restrictions on Access: Access restricted: For terms of access, contact Special Collections.

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Restrictions on Use: Informant's/creator's rights dedicated to the public. May be used for research, instruction, publication or similar purposes.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Judge Ringold, 1/7/1977.

Accession No. 1891-004: Solie M. Ringold biographical sketch, 1987Return to Top

1 item

Scope and Content: Biographical sketch.

Long article on Judge Ringold from "The Bar Bulletin", Dec 1987.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Isabel Stusser, 12/22/1987.

Accession No. 1891-005: Solie M. Ringold papers, 1951-1987Return to Top

16.00 cubic feet

Scope and Content: Biographical features, correspondence, minutes, case files, opinions, court briefs, legal documents, conventions, budgets, subject series.

Restrictions on Access: Access restricted: For terms of access, contact Special Collections.

Some material stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Solie Ringold, 1/5/1988.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Jewish judges--Washington (State)
  • Jewish judges--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Jews--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Judges--Washington (State)
  • Judges--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)
  • Personal Names :
  • O'Meara, John--Trials, litigation, etc
  • Ringold, Solie M., 1914- --Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Democratic Party (King County, Wash.)
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle
    • National Conference of State Trial Judges (U.S.) (creator)
    • Seattle-King County Bar Association (creator)
    • Washington (State). Superior Court (King County) (creator)
    • Washington State Bar Association (creator)
    • Washington State Superior Court Judges Association (creator)