Ralph D. Nichols papers, 1900-1946  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Nichols, Ralph D.
Ralph D. Nichols papers
1900-1946 (inclusive)
5" linear.
Collection Number
4830 (Accession No. 4830-001)
Papers of Seattle City Councilman, and Washington State senator concerning his service in the state legislature and on the city council at Seattle.
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Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Seattle City Councilman, and Washington State senator.

Nichols was born in 1879, and died in 1949. He served in the Washington State senate as Republican from the 31st. district, King County, 1907-ca.1915; he served on the Seattle City Council until 1934 when he lost reelection.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, documents concerning the 1900 census, proposed legislation, memorabilia, photographs, and clippings concerning Nichols' service in the state legislature and on the city council at Seattle. Also includes materials concerning the Citizens Telephone Company and the Seattle and Rainier Valley Railway System.

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Restrictions on Use

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

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Hay, Marion E., 1865-1933
  • Nichols, Ralph D.--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Puget Sound Power and Light Company