Peggy Copeland Corley Scrapbook, 1948-1952  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Corley, Peggy Copeland
Title
Peggy Copeland Corley Scrapbook
Dates
1948-1952 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.25 linear feet, (1 flat box)
Collection Number
WCMss.545
Summary
Peggy Copeland Corley, born circa 1930, graduated from Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, in the class of 1952. The Peggy Copeland Corley Scrapbook, which spans from 1948 through 1952, consists of newspaper clippings, event programs, pamphlets, correspondence, notes, and other ephemera.
Repository
Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Penrose Library, Room 130
345 Boyer Avenue
Walla Walla, WA
99362
Telephone: 509-527-5922
Fax: 509-526-4785
archives@whitman.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Peggy Copeland Corley, born circa 1930, graduated from Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, in the class of 1952. During her time at Whitman, she was a member of the social sorority Kappa Kappa Gamma, held student office, and paricipated in many other on-campus activities. After graduation, she served as the first chair of the Seattle Landmarks Preservation Board, and remained on the board until 1980. She worked for other historic preservation societies as well, including in Walla Walla, which included work to preserve Whitman College's Memorial Building. She was awarded the Victor Steinbrueck Lifetime Achievement Award in Preservation in 1999, and the Gordon Scribner Award for Distinguished Service in 2015.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Peggy Copeland Corley Scrapbook, which spans from 1948 through 1952, consists of newspaper clippings, event programs, pamphlets, correspondence, notes, and other ephemera.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Scrapbooks
  • Corporate Names :
  • Kappa Kappa Gamma. Gamma Gamma Chapter
  • Whitman College
  • Geographical Names :
  • Walla Walla (Wash.)