George Kinnear papers, 1889-1900  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Kinnear, George, 1836-1912
George Kinnear papers
1889-1900 (inclusive)
.28 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection Number
0103 (Accession No. 0103-001)
Autobiography and other papers of Seattle pioneer, businessman, state legislator, civic leader
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

Seattle pioneer, businessman, state legislator, civic leader.

George Kinnear was born in 1836. Kinnear was a member of the state House of Representatives, 1937-1946. He was associated with the Associated Industries of Seattle, 1920; the Building Owners and Managers Association of Seattle, 1920-1923; the Silent Drama Syndicate, 1920-1927; and the Seattle Charter Revision Committee, 1926. He died in 1912.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Autobiography (concerns early life in Ohio); incoming correspondence, financial records, and legal documents of Kinnear, Seattle pioneer, principally concerning his land development dealings in Seattle.

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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 :
  • Kinnear, George, 1836-1912--Archives
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Brautigam, John C (creator)
    • Davidson, Eliza (creator)
    • Earl, Rachel Kinnear (creator)
    • Gird, Richard (creator)
    • Hughes, William H (creator)
    • Johnson, L.L (creator)
    • Law, Sam (creator)
    • Miller, Elizabeth (creator)
    • Perrigo, W. P (creator)
    • Rutledge, D (creator)
    • Simpson, W. D (creator)
    • Corporate Names :
    • German Savings and Loan Society (creator)
    • Greenlake Electric Railway Company (creator)
    • Northwest Engineering and Construction Company (creator)
    • Rainier Power and Railway Company (creator)
    • Roeder and Roth (creator)
    • Washington Improvement Company (creator)
    • Young & Company (Snohomish, Wash.) (creator)

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