Donald L. Anderson Papers, 1916-1958  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Anderson, Donald L. (Donald Lorraine)
Donald L. Anderson Papers
1916-1958 (inclusive)
.21 cubic ft. (1 box)
Collection Number
(Accession No. 1681-001)
Professor of mining engineering, University of 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

Donald Lorraine Anderson was a professor of mining engineering at the University of Washington.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Photos, clippings, and brochures relating to mines and mining, together with a course description for a prospecting course at the University of Washington, ca. 1930. Subjects of photos include C.R. Corey, Joseph Daniels, George Finland, Ernest N. Patty, Milnor Roberts, and Holden Mill and Mines, at Lucerne in Chelan County, Wash.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The creator's literary rights were not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top


Brochures, ca. 1950sReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Three brochures promoting mining engineering as a career ("Mining Engineering: A Career in Coal"), history and opportunities in the coal mining industry in Ontario, Canada ("Ontario's Mineral Heritage"), and the "Prospector's Course" at the University of Washington School of Mineral Engineering.

Newspaper Clippings , 1933-1940Return to Top

Container(s): Folder 2

Clippings with stories regarding Holden Mine, Lucerne, Wash., from the Spokane Spokesman-Review, Wenatchee Daily World, and the Mining Truth.

PhotographsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Mining Camp
George Finland and others in camp.
Holden Mill and Mines
Holden Mill and activities in mining camp. Included in folder is display tag: "Left: The mill before its completion in 1938. Looking up the valley of Railroad Creek. The mine is in the mountain directly behind the mill. Right: Symons 4-ft. Cone crushers in the mill, performing secondary crushing." Some photos are identified, some are postcards.
Ernest N. Patty
Men on a field trip
Milnor Roberts, C.R. Corey, Joseph Daniels.
ca. 1916

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • College teachers--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Mines and mineral resources--Washington (State)--Lucerne
  • Mining engineers--Washington (State)
  • Mining schools and education--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Prospecting--Study and teaching (Higher)--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Personal Names :
  • Anderson, Donald L. (Donald Lorraine)--Archives
  • Corey, C. R.--Photographs
  • Daniels, Joseph, 1884-1965--Photographs
  • Finland, George--Photographs
  • Patty, Ernest N. (Ernest Newton), 1894- --Photographs
  • Roberts, Milnor, 1877-1965--Photographs
  • Corporate Names :
  • Holden Mill and Mines (Lucerne, Wash.)--Photographs
  • National Coal Association
  • Ontario. Department of Mines
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographs
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • University of Washington. University Archives

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • University Archives/Faculty Papers (University of Washington)