Emma Theresa Ness scrapbook, 1931-1943  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Ness, Emma Theresa
Emma Theresa Ness scrapbook
1931-1943 (inclusive)
0.92 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection Number
5944 (Accession No. 5944-001)
Scrapbook compiled by University of Washington student Emma Ness
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

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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Emma Ness was born in Douglas, Alaska on May 24, 1919. She was the daughter of Capt. Tom Ness. She entered the University of Washington in 1936 as part of the College of Arts and Sciences. She had won the annual Business and Professional Women's college scholarship award. During her time at UW, she was a member of a sorority and frequently attended plays and music performances at UW and in Seattle.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Scrapbook compiled by Emma Ness. Includes event programs, invitations, tickets, correspondence, grade reports, certificates, menus, photographs, newsclippings, and notes.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • College sorority members--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • College students--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Ephemera
  • Personal correspondence
  • Scrapbooks

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)