Bern Anderson papers, circa 1950-1959

Overview of the Collection

Anderson, Bern
Bern Anderson papers
circa 1950-1959 (inclusive)
.42 cubic foot
Collection Number
4020 (Accession No. 4020-001)
Papers of retired U.S. naval officer and scholar of George Vancouver
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 2065431929
Fax: 2065431931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Retired U.S. naval officer and scholar of George Vancouver.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, research notes, and writing.

Correspondence is primarily about his work with S.E. Morison on Morison's history of World War II while Anderson was based at the Naval War College. Typescripts are those he made of various logs from Vancouver's voyages or of the published version of them.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Donated by Elizabeth S. Anderson, 2/1/1987.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Personal Names

  • Anderson, Bern--Archives
  • Vancouver, George

Corporate Names

  • Discovery (Ship)

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976 (creator)

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Subject Terms

  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)