Keywords filter

Refine Search:

 
Repository
Places
Names
Subjects

Search results

 
Collection Title:

Ancient Order of Vikings, Ship Tacoma No. 1 Records

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:Records showing the activities of the Ancient Order of Vikings, a Norwegian fraternal club founded in Tacoma.
 
Collection Title:

Ada Woodruff Anderson Papers

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:Ada Woodruff Anderson was a well-known Pacific Northwest novelist who wrote the novels The Heart of Red Firs, Rim of the Desert, and Strain of White. This collection includes personal and family papers, as well as records from the photographic supply company she her husband, Oliver Phelps Anderson, ran together on Bainbridge Island.
 
Collection Title:

Aubrey F. Andrews Papers

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:Aubrey F. Andrews was a World War II veteran, librarian, and director of the Tacoma Public Library from 1946 to 1950. This collection contains personal papers including Andrews’ World War II diaries, and professional papers related to his work in Tacoma.
 
Collection Title:

Astoria Iron Works Records

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:This collection contains the business records of Astoria Iron Works, a prominent canning machinery company started in 1881 in Astoria, Oregon.
 
Collection Title:

Children's Industrial Home Records

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:Collection contains records from the Children's Industrial Home, a temporary home and service agency for children in Tacoma.
 
Collection Title:

Royal Gove Papers

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:Collection contains pamphlets and photos relating to the activities of Dr. Royal Gove, an early Tacoma physician and community leader.
 
Collection Title:

John Boynton Kaiser Papers

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:This collection contains professional and personal papers of John Boynton Kaiser (1887-1973) who was the director of the Tacoma Public Library from 1914 to 1924.
 
Collection Title:

Frederick W. Keator Papers

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:Frederick W. Keator was a bishop of the Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Olympia from 1902-1924. These papers relate especially to his work while president of the Tacoma Public Library board during World War One.
 
Collection Title:

Paul Meyers Railroads & Railroading Collection

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:Railroad-related material and ephemera with a special focus on the Great Northern Railway, collected by Tacoma railroad enthusiast Paul Meyers.
 
Collection Title:

National League for Woman’s Service Registration Forms for Pierce County

Repository:Tacoma Public Library Northwest Room, Special Collections & Archives
Summary:This collection consists of National League for Woman’s Service registration forms completed by Pierce County women who were applying to volunteer for homefront jobs during World War I.

Document(s) 1 to 10 (of 20) Next Page Last Page   10 | 25 | 50 | All