The Zola Burnap Irwin Papers contain research for Zola Burnap Irwin's three books, "My Burnap Family," "Touchet, As Grandpa Knew it" and "Touchet, Washington: The Way it Was." Irwin was a school teacher who grew up in Touchet, Washington, and dedicated her time after retirement to writing histories of her family and her hometown.
The J.R. Cummins and Family Papers contain photographs, a hole-in-one trophoy for Wayne Collier, and dance cards and invites. These papers, which date from 1914 through 1976, also contain yearbooks, WSU publications, and county sheriff certificates. There are also news clippings, a wedding photograph, and other related ephemera.