Tallmadge Hamilton House scrapbooks and other material, 1963-1994  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Tallmadge Hamilton House University Senior Activity Center
Title
Tallmadge Hamilton House scrapbooks and other material
Dates
1963-1994 (inclusive)
Quantity
2.83 cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection Number
5507 (Accession No. 5507-001)
Summary
Scrapbooks and other material from Tallmadge Hamilton House, the oldest senior center in the Pacific Northwest.
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
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Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Tallmadge Hamilton House, founded in 1958, is the oldest senior center in the Pacific Northwest. It was started by several charitable organizations one of which was the University Kiwanis Club.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Scrapbooks containing news clippings, photographs, event invitations, correspondence, greeting cards, newsletters, and ephemera. Also includes some loose materials such as a year book from 1965, Tallmadge Hamilton House newsletters from 1963-1967, Tallmadge Hamilton House bulletins from 1994, and "Geriatric Clipping" newsletters from 1963-1967.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Literary rights have been transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1 Scrapbooks 1963, 1964, 1970
2 Scrapbooks 1973-1976
3 Scrapbooks 1977-1981
4 Scrapbooks 1982-1983, 1990-1992
5 Loose Materials 1965-1994
5 Yearbook and Newsclippings 1965
5 Scrapbook (Loose) 1992-1993
5 Tallmadge Hamilton House Newsletters 1970-1971
5 "Geriatric Clipping" Newsletters 1963-1967
5 Tallmadge House Bulletins 1994
5 Event Invitations 1994

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)--Specimens
  • Older people--Recreation--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Scrapbooks--Specimens
  • Senior centers--Washington (State)--Seattle--Activity programs
  • Senior centers--Washington (State)--Seattle--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Tallmadge Hamilton House for Senior Citizens--Archives
  • Tallmadge Hamilton House University Senior Activity Center--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Ephemera
  • Newsletters
  • Scrapbooks
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • Tallmadge Hamilton House for Senior Citizens, (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

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