Gertrude L. Apel papers, 1926-1990

Overview of the Collection

Apel, Gertrude L.
Gertrude L. Apel papers
1926-1990 (inclusive)
0.23 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection Number
4350 (Accession No. 4350-001)
Papers of general secretary of the Washington-Northern Idaho Council of Churches and the Seattle Council of Churches
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 2065431929
Fax: 2065431931
Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Gertrude L. Apel (1896-1966) was the General Secretary of the Washington-Northern Idaho Council of Churches and the Seattle Council of Churches. She served as a Methodist minister in the Northwest.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Materials include photographs, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, manuscripts, historical items, and other ephemera related to Apel's religious work.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyrights retained by creator. Copying and quotation is allowed.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Materials are arranged by topic.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Lemuel Petersen, December 1, 1992.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top


Container(s) Description Dates
1/1 Resumes and Other Biographical Items 1946-1962
1/2 Historical Items About the Council(s) of Churches 1935-1952
1/3 News Clippings, Articles, and Manuscripts 1926-1966
1/4 Testimonial Letters and Commendations 1928-1952
1/5 Photographs 1926-1953
1/6 Booklet - Women in American Church Life by Inez Cavert 1948
1/7 Memorandum, Notes, Church Pamphlets 1966, 1990, undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Methodist Church--Northwest, Pacific--Clergy--Archives
  • Methodist Church--Northwest, Pacific--History--Sources
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)
  • Women in church work--History--Sources
  • Women in the Methodist Church--Northwest, Pacific--History--Sources

Personal Names

  • Apel, Gertrude L.--Archives

Corporate Names

  • Washington and Northern Idaho Council of Churches and Christian Education