Seattle Creative Activities Center records, 1956-1964  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Seattle Creative Activities Center (Seattle, Wash.)
Seattle Creative Activities Center records
1956-1964 (inclusive)
.14 cubic foot
Collection Number
0248 (Accession No. 0248-001)
Correspondence, minutes and financial records of an art education promotional organization
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

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

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Seattle Creative Activities Center was founded by Ruth Gonser Lease in 1956 to demonstrate a need for classes in the arts, with the emphasis on creativity. The non-profit educational organization offered tuition-free programs in the fine arts to children ages 4 to 14. The center closed in February, 1964.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, minutes, and financial records.

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

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Arts and children
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)
  • Corporate Names :
  • Seattle Creative Activities Center (Seattle, Wash.)--Archives
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Bauer, Harry C. (Harry Charles), 1902-1978 (creator)