Mary Coney papers, 1943-2010  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Coney, Mary
Title
Mary Coney papers
Dates
1943-2010 (inclusive)
Quantity
2.83 cubic feet
Collection Number
2789
Summary
Material regarding Allied Arts of Seattle, and collection on Franklin T. Matthias
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

Open to all users.

Some material stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Mary Coney was a professor of Technical Communication in the College of Engineering, University of Washington. She served as chair of the Faculty Senate for 2000-2001. In addition, she was president of the Allied Arts Foundation and president of Allied Arts of Seattle in 1976-1977. She has been a board member of the Burke Museum, and a board member/volunteer in other professional, arts, and civic organizations in Seattle, Washington.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

See individual accessions below.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 2789-001: Mary Coney papers, 1973-1977Return to Top

0.62 cubic feet

Scope and Content: Correspondence, organization materials, clippings, ephemera; 1973, 1976-1977.

Materials are related to the period when Coney was president of Allied Arts (1976). Also includes material related to the Allied Arts Commission.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users, but records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Mary Coney, February 16, 1978.

Accession No. 2789-002: Mary B. Coney research collection on Franklin T. Matthias, 1943-2010 (bulk 1943-1994)Return to Top

2.21 cubic feet (3 boxes)
Arrangement: Arranged into 2 series:
  • Mary B. Coney Research Files
  • Franklin T. Matthias Materials

Scope and Content: Diaries by Matthias (photocopies), telephone logs kept by Matthias or his office, audio recorded interviews on cassettes between Coney and Matthias, Coney's research notes, manuscripts, clippings, and related materials about Matthias and Hanford.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Mary B. Coney and Michael Matthias, January 09, 2012.

Container(s) Description Dates
Mary B. Coney Research Files
Articles
Box/Folder Accession
1/1 2789-002
Nuclear Boundariesby William Kinsella
2001
1/2 2789-002
Secrecy and Disclosure as Rhetorical Formsby Edwin Black
1988
Audio Recordings
Box/Folder Accession
1/3-4 2789-002
Interviews with Matthias
General Notes: Folder 3 contains five microcassette tapes. Folder 4 contains four cassette tapes.
1991-1992
Clippings
Box/Folder Accession
1/5 2789-002
Hanford
1993, 2003
1/6 2789-002
Nuclear energy/Gar Alperovitz
1993-1995
Correspondence
Box/Folder Accession
1/7 2789-002
Matthias, Franklin
1992
1/8 2789-002
Regarding Wilson file and Groves papers
1994, 2002
1/9 2789-002
Tree, Sanho
General Notes: Contains photocopied materials from book
1958, 1994
1/10 2789-002
Wilkening, Laurel
1993
Coursework
Box/Folder Accession
1/11 2789-002
History 388B
General Notes: Contains materials for a course at the University of Washington instructed by Coney
2002
1/12 2789-002
Philosophy of Science
General Notes: Contains materials for a course instructed by Mary Nell
1993
Guidebooks
Box/Folder Accession
1/13 2789-002
Los Alamos
1993
Manuscripts
Box/Folder Accession
1/14-20 2789-002
Leslie R. Groves
General Notes: File 20 contains two floppy disks
1993-1994
Notes
Box/Folder Accession
1/21 2789-002
Conference topics and Matthias interview
1991-1992
1/22 2789-002
Matthias phone records
n.d.
Research files
Box/Folder Accession
1/23 2789-002
Hanford
2010-2011
1/24 2789-002
Leslie R. Groves
General Notes: Contains photocopied materials
1969, 1993-1994
1/25 2789-002
Manhattan project
ca. 1992
1/26-28 2789-002
Matthias and Hanford
General Notes: Folder 26 contains one floppy disk. Folders 27 and 28 contain photocopied materials
1942-1947, 1992-1994
Subject files
Box/Folder Accession
1/29 2789-002
Atomic West Conference
1992
1/30 2789-002
Gar Alperovitz
General Notes: Contains one floppy disk
1993
1/31 2789-002
Michael Stivers
1996-1997
1/32 2789-002
Research sources
1993, 2002
Theses
Box/Folder Accession
1/33 2789-002
A Decorum for Disclosure: A Study of the Wartime Diary of Franklin T. Matthias, Commander of the Hanford Engineer Worksby Michael Hume Stivers
1997
1/34 2789-002
The Diary and Phone Transcriptions of Colonel Franklin Matthias, Army Corps of Engineers, 1943-1945: A Discourse Analysisby Mary Nell Harris
1994
Transcribed audio tapes
Box/Folder Accession
1/35 2789-002
Interviews between Coney and Matthias
1991
Franklin T. Matthias materials
Box/Folder Accession
1/36 2789-002
Biographical materials
General Notes: Contains photocopied materials
1945-1946, 1977, 1985
Books
Box/Folder Accession
1/37 2789-002
Atomic Energy for Military Purposesby H. D. Smyth
1945
Box/Folder Accession
1/38-39 2789-002
Diary (photocopy)
1943
2/1-4 2789-002
Diary (photocopy)
1944-1945
Manuscripts
Box Accession
2/5 2789-002
Hanford Engineering Worksand The Hanford Connectionby Franklin T. Matthias
1984-1987
Box/Folder Accession
2/6 2789-002
Roster of officer personnel in the Manhattan District
General Notes: Contains photocopied materials
1945
2/7-21 2789-002
Transcribed telephone calls
General Notes: Folders 15-21 contain photocopied materials
1944-1945
Video
Box/Folder Accession
3/1 2789-002
Franklin T. Matthias press conference and interview at Hanford Science Center
General Notes: Contains one VHS
1984

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Arts--Societies, etc
  • Arts--Washington(State)--Seattle
  • Civic leaders--Washington (State)--Seattle--Archives
  • College teachers ashington (State)--Seattle--Archives
  • Women civic leaders--Washington (State)--Seattle--Archives
  • Women college teachers--Washington (State)--Seattle--Archives
  • Personal Names :
  • Coney, Mary--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Allied Arts of Seattle, Inc
  • Seattle Arts Commission (1971-2002)
  • Geographical Names :
  • Hanford Site (Wash.)--Research
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Diaries
  • Interviews
  • Research (documents)
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Matthias, Franklin T (creator)
    • Rooney, Alice (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

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