Mary and E. William Hopkinson papers, 1923-1964

Overview of the Collection

Mary and E. William Hopkinson papers
1923-1964 (inclusive)
3.75 cubic ft. (10 boxes) including 1 sound tape reel
Collection Number
0478 (Accession No. 0478-001)
Chiefly materials about pension and labor activities in Washington state, especially the Washington Pension Union of which Mary Hopkinson was a founding member. Also includes an oral history interview and transcript with Mary Hopkinson
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
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Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 2065431929
Fax: 2065431931
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Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, minutes, rosters, ephemera, oral history interview with Mary Hopkinson. Much of the collection relates to the Hopkinson's involvement with the Washington Pension Union and other labor-related causes. The oral history interview (transcript in box 9) with Mary Hopkinson was conducted on March 23, 1967 by Allen Yarnell and George Rennar. Mary Hopkinson talks about the beginnings of the Washington Pension Union and her involvement.

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Alternative Forms Available

Read the transcript of the Oral History Interview with Mary Hopkinson , conducted on March 23, 1967 by Allen Yarnell and George Rennar.

Restrictions on Use

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

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Acquisition Information

Bibliographic Source: Dr. Mary Hopkinson

Separated Materials

Material Described Separately:

Mary Hopkinson Papers (Manuscript Collection 3163) and E. William Hopkinson Papers (Manuscript Collection 0462)

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Subject Terms

  • Pensions--Washington (State)
  • Socialism--United States

Personal Names

  • Hopkinson, E. William, 1875-1956--Archives
  • Hopkinson, Mary, 1880-1970--Archives
  • Hopkinson, Mary, 1880-1970--Interviews

Corporate Names

  • Washington Pension Union
  • Workers Alliance of Washington

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Rennar, George E (interviewer)
    • Yarnell, Allen (interviewer)

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Subject Terms

  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)