Lelah Jackson Edson scrapbooks, circa 1940-1959  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Edson, Lelah Jackson--1882-
Title
Lelah Jackson Edson scrapbooks
Dates
circa 1940-1959 (inclusive)
Quantity
3 linear feet
Collection Number
XOE_CPNWS0140edson (collection)
Summary
These scrapbooks contain newpaper clippings documenting the December 7, 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor and subsequent events through June 27, 1942. There is also a scrapbook containing clippings about Edson as well as some of her writings that were published in newspapers throughout the area.
Repository
Western Washington University, Center for Pacific Northwest Studies
Goltz-Murray Archives Building
808 25th St.
Bellingham, WA
98225
Telephone: 360-650-7534
cpnws@wwu.edu
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Languages
English.


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These scrapbooks contain newpaper clippings documenting the December 7, 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor and subsequent events through June 27, 1942. The clippings are mostly from the Bellingham Herald but there are also some Seattle newspapers. There is also a scrapbook containing clippings about Edson as well as some of her writings that were published in newspapers throughout the area.

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Preferred Citation

Lelah Jackson Edson scrapbooks, Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, Heritage Resources, Western Washington University, Bellingham WA 98225-9123.

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
  • Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941--History--Sources
  • Scrapbooks
  • World War, 1939-1945--United States--History--Sources
  • Personal Names :
  • Edson, Lelah Jackson--1882-
  • Geographical Names :
  • Pearl Harbor (Hawaii)--History--Sources