Joe L. Woolfe papers, 1944-1988  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Woolfe, Joe L., 1902-1989
Title
Joe L. Woolfe papers
Dates
1944-1988 (inclusive)
Quantity
3.00 cubic feet
Collection Number
2110
Summary
Correspondence, minutes, financial records, news releases, speeches, tape-recorded interview and ephemera related to Jeweller and community leader in 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

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Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Joe Woolfe was a jeweler who came to Seattle in 1941 from Chicago. He was born in Manchester, England and raised in Glasgow, Scotland until he was 21. Woolfe was involved in nearly every Jewish organization in Seattle at one time, serving on the Board of the Federated Fund and Council, as a member of the Anti-Defamation League Board, as president of B'Nai B'rith, and of the American Zionist Council.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

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Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 2110-001: Joe L. Woolfe papers, 1947-1973Return to Top

1.00 cubic foot (7 boxes)

Scope and Content: Correspondence, minutes, financial records, news releases, speeches, and ephemera. The accession also includes a tape-recorded interview conducted by Karyl Winn and Fannie Roberts on 3/21/73 and covering the years 1947-1973.

Digital Content/Other Formats:Listen to the audio recording and view the transcript of this interview on the Libraries Digital Collections site.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Joe L. Woolfe, 3/21/1973.

Description
Joe L. Woolfe papers

Accession No. 2110-002: Joe L. Woolfe papers, 1944-1988 (bulk 1960-1976)Return to Top

2.00 cubic feet

Scope and Content: Correspondence, minutes, financial records, newsletters, reports, speeches, newsletters, and clippings.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Joe Woolfe, 11/19/1982.

Description
Joe L. Woolfe papers

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Jews--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Jews--Washington (State)--Seattle--Interviews
  • Personal Names :
  • Woolfe, Joe L., 1902-1989--Archives
  • Woolfe, Joe L., 1902-1989--Interviews
  • Corporate Names :
  • Washington State Jewish Archives (University of Washington)
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • B'nai B'rith. Anti-defamation League (creator)
    • B'nai B'rith. District Grand Lodge No. 4 (creator)
    • B'nai B'rith. Greater Seattle Lodge 3003 (creator)
    • B'nai B'rith. Israel Investment Club (creator)
    • B'nai B'rith. Lodge 503 (Seattle, Wash.) (creator)
    • B'nai B'rith. Washington Council of Lodges (creator)
    • Israel Independence Celebration Committee (creator)
    • Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle. Aliyah and Israel Programs Committee (creator)
    • Jewish National Fund (creator)
    • Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America. Post 686 (Seattle, Wash.) (creator)
    • Seattle Council for Palestine (creator)
    • Seattle Friends of Histadrut (creator)
    • Washington State Jewish Archives (University of Washington)