Lowell Wakefield papers, 1972-1976  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Wakefield, Lowell, 1909-1977
Lowell Wakefield papers
1972-1976 (inclusive)
5 linear feet
Collection Number
3017 (Accession No. 3017-001)
Correspondence, business records, committee minutes, reports, speeches and writings of an expert in the fishing industry
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
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Seattle, WA
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Historical NoteReturn to Top

Lowell Wakefield was born in 1909; he died in 1977. He founded in 1946, and was president of, Wakefield Seafoods, Inc. As an expert on the fishing industry, he was an active member of national fisheries committees and organizations, including United Nations Third Conference on the Law of the Sea, 1972-1975; United Nations Peaceful Uses of the Seabed Committee, 1972-1974; Alaska Environmental Advisory Board; and the International North Pacific Fisheries.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, business records, committee minutes, reports, speeches and writings, 1946-1976 (bulk 1972-1976).

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Restrictions on Use

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

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Clingan, T. A (creator)
    • Egan, William (creator)
    • Hammond, Jay S (creator)
    • Herrington, William C (creator)
    • McKernan, Donald L. (Donald Lynn), 1918-1979 (creator)
    • Meacham, Charles H (creator)
    • Moore, John Norton (creator)
    • Stevenson, John Reese, 1921-1997 (creator)
    • Wakefield, Lowell, 1909-1977--Archives (creator)
    • Corporate Names :
    • Alaska Environmental Advisory Board (creator)
    • International North Pacific Fisheries Commission (creator)
    • National Research Council (U.S.). International Marine Science Affairs Policy Committee (creator)
    • National Research Council (U.S.). Ocean Policy Committee (creator)
    • Pacific Marine Fisheries Commission (creator)
    • United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea (3rd : 1973-1982 : New York, N.Y., etc.) (creator)
    • United Nations. General Assembly. Seabed Committee (creator)
    • United States. Ocean Affairs Advisory Committee (creator)
    • Wakefield Seafoods (Firm)--Archives (creator)

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