Mary Hopkinson papers, approximately 1910-1970

Overview of the Collection

Hopkinson, Mary, 1880-1970
Mary Hopkinson papers
approximately 1910-1970 (inclusive)
1.14 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection Number
3163 (Accession No. 3163-001)
Papers of a founding member of the Washington Pension Union
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

Mary Hopkinson (1880-1970) was born Maria Amelia Bartels in Hamburg, Germany. She came to the United States before the turn of the 20th century and married Edwin William Hopkinson in 1903. Mary Hopkinson was heavily involved in the labor movement and was a founding member of the Washington Pension Union.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, passports, deeds, clippings, ephemera, pamphlets. Materials concern socialist and left wing ideologies.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Bibliographic Source: Mary Hopkinson via George Rennar

Separated Materials

Material Described Separately:

E. William and Mary Hopkinson Papers (Manuscript Collection 0478)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Communist literature
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)
  • Philosophy, Marxist
  • Socialist literature