Leonard Hooper Albums and Boyd Family Postcards, 1909-1924

Overview of the Collection

Hooper, Leonard
Leonard Hooper Albums and Boyd Family Postcards
1909-1924 (inclusive)
.75 Linear feet of shelf space, (2 boxes), (4 albums), (600 items)
Collection Number
PC 55 (collection)
Two photo albums documenting sailor Leonard Hooper's World War I experiences, two albums of Yellowstone trips circa 1922-1924, and one hundred northwest postcards from 1901-1911.
Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC)
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Terrell Library Suite 12
Pullman, WA
Telephone: 509-335-6691
Access Restrictions

This collection is open and available for research use.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Two albums are World War I naval photos (1917-1919) collected by sailor Leonard Hooper while on the U.S.S. Nebraska and the U.S.S. Florida, including surrender of German navy, the Panama Canal, and Boston area, plus commercial postcards of Europe. The remaining two albums are northern Idaho and Yellowstone Park trips (1922-1924). Also includes a few loose Pullman High (1913-1914) photos, and about 100 postcards (Pacific Northwest or generic, 1909-1911) sent to the Russell Boyd Family of Pullman.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright restrictions apply.

Preferred Citation

[Item description]

Leonard Hooper Albums and Boyd Family Postcards, 1909-1924 (PC 55)

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


The photographs remain in their albums, with the original ordering and mounting unchanged. The loose postcards follow those, at the end of the collection.

Processing Note

Materials are retained in their original casing and labeling.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • World War, 1914-1918.

Personal Names

  • Boyd, Russell -- Archives
  • Hooper, Leonard -- Archives

Family Names

  • Boyd Family -- Archives

Geographical Names

  • Northwest, Pacific -- History -- Photographs.
  • Yellowstone National Park -- History -- Photographs.

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Boyd, Russell. (creator)