Ray W. Thompson letter to his father, 2 July 1898

Overview of the Collection

Dnr
Thompson, Lillian
Title
Ray W. Thompson letter to his father
Dates
2 July 1898
Quantity
0.04 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
Mss.052
Summary
A letter from Tacoma resident, Ray Thompson, to his father. Thompson writes to tell his father that he is now a reporter for the Tacoma Ledger and an employee of the Tacoma Mill. Included with the letter is a clipping of Thompson's first article
Repository
University of Puget Sound, Archives & Special Collections
University of Puget Sound Archives & Special Collections
Collins Memorial Library
1500 N. Warner St.
CMB1021
Tacoma, WA
98416-1021
Telephone: 2538792669
archives@pugetsound.edu
Languages
English

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

A letter from Tacoma resident, Ray Thompson, to his father. Thompson informs his father that he recently received five job offers and that he is now a reporter for the Tacoma Ledger and an employee of the Tacoma Mill. Included with the letter is a clipping of Thompson's first article for the Tacoma Ledger, "Tacoma May be Selected: Three Big Methodist Education Enterprises To Be Consolidated in Near Future." The article discusses the possible consolidation of Puget Sound University and Portland University.

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Preferred Citation

Ray W. Thompson letter to his father, 1889. Mss.052. University of Puget Sound Archives & Special Collections, Collins Memorial Library. Tacoma, Washington.

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Geographical Names

  • Tacoma (Wash.)--History

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Thompson, Lillian (dnr)