Edward Theodore Hildreth papers, 1894-1953  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Hildreth, Edward Theodore
Title
Edward Theodore Hildreth papers
Dates
1894-1953 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.83 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection Number
0881 (Accession No. 0881-001)
Summary
Papers of a political activist concerning the American Protective League (Minute Men); the Republican Party of Island County; and the Washington Liberty Loan Committee;
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Open to all users.

Records stored offsite; advance notice is required for use.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Edward Theodore Hildreth was Secretary of the Island County Republican Central Committee, Chief of the Island County Minute Men, and chairman of the Island County Liberty Loan drive during World War I.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, ephemera, legal documents, photographs.

The papers concern the American Protective League (Minute Men); the Republican Party of Island County; and the Washington Liberty Loan Committee; First Congregational Church, Los Angeles; Hildreth Family Papers.

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

Donated by Walter A. Taubeneck, 4/8/1968.


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/1-26 Incoming Letters 1895-1953
1/27 Outgoing Letters 1905-1953
1/28 Ephemera 1921
2/1-4 Legal Documents 1896-1932
2/5-6 Photographs undated
2/7 Clippings undated
2/8-16 Hildreth Family general correspondence 1896-1919
2/17 Hildreth Family ephemera 1903-1918
2/18-19 American Protective League, Minute Men Division, Island County general correspondence 1918-1919
2/20-21 American Protective League, Minute Men Division, Island County bulletins 1918-1919
2/22 American Protective League, Minute Men Division, Island County ephemera 1918
2/23 Congregationalists, First Congregational Church, Los Angeles general correspondence 1895-1896
2/24 Congregationalists, First Congregational Church, Los Angeles ephemera 1896
2/25 U.S. Liberty Loan Committee, Island County, WA general correspondence 1918-1919
2/26 U.S. Liberty Loan Committee, Island County, WA ephemera 1918
2/27 Republican Party, Island County Central Committee general correspondence 1918
2/28 Republican Party, Island County Central Committee ephemera 1918

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)
  • Political activists--Washington (State)--Island County
  • World War, 1914-1918--Washington (State)--Island County--History--Sources

Personal Names

  • Hildreth, Edward Theodore--Archives
  • Hildreth, Edward Theodore--Politcal activity

Corporate Names

  • American Protective League--History--Sources
  • First Congregational Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)--History--Sources
  • Liberty Loan Committee--History--Sources

Geographical Names

  • Island County (Wash.)--Politics and government

Other Creators

  • Corporate Names
    • Republican Party (Island County, Wash.). Central Committee (creator)