Alfred R. Rochester papers, 1934-1979

Overview of the Collection

Rochester, Alfred R., 1895-1989
Alfred R. Rochester papers
1934-1979 (inclusive)
7' linear
Collection Number
3048 (Accession No. 3048-001)
Papers of a public officer of Seattle, Washington
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

Public officer of Seattle, Washington.

Alfred R. Rochester was born in 1895. Rochester served as State Director of the U.S. National Emergency Council, 1938-39; State Director of the U.S. Office of Government Reports, 1939-42; Seattle City Councilman, 1944-56; Executive Director of the Washington World's Fair Commission, 1959-62. He died in 1989.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial records, ephemera, clippings and photographs; 1934-1979.

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Donated by Alfred R. Rochester, Nov. 1979, Aug. 1983

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Personal Names

  • Rochester, Alfred R. 1895-1989--Archives

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Bradford, James E (creator)
    • Delfeld, H. J (creator)
    • Johnston, Roland B (creator)
    • Magnuson, Warren G. (Warren Grant), 1905-1989 (creator)
    • Weinstein, Julius D (creator)
    Corporate Names
    • Business Men's Committee of North Central Washington (creator)
    • National Emergency Council (U.S.) (creator)
    • National Governors' Conference (creator)
    • Reconstruction Finance Corporation (creator)
    • Seattle (Wash.). City Council (creator)
    • United States. Farm Credit Administration (creator)
    • United States. Farm Security Administration (creator)
    • United States. Office of Government Reports (creator)
    • Washington (State). World Fair Commission (1955-1962) (creator)
    • Washington State Planning Council (creator)

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Subject Terms

  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)