Board of Freeholders Minutes and Weekly Reports, 1974-1975

Overview of the Collection

Seattle (Wash.). Board of Freeholders
Board of Freeholders Minutes and Weekly Reports
1974-1975 (inclusive)
0.4 cubic feet
Collection Number
Records from a body related to creating a new city charter for Seattle.
Seattle Municipal Archives
Seattle Municipal Archives
Office of the City Clerk
City of Seattle
PO Box 94728
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 2062337807
Fax: 2063869025
Access Restrictions

Records are open to the public.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Board of Freeholders was elected in 1974 to prepare a new City Carter for Seattle. The proposed charter was submitted to the electorate on November 4, 1975 and defeated by a 55-45 percent margin. T

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Weekly reports and minutes of meetings documenting the Board's preparation of a new proposed City Charter.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

[Item and date], Minutes, Record Series 9331-03 Box [number], Folder [number]. Seattle Municipal Archives.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Related Materials

Related records are also located at the University of Washington.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1 Board of Freeholders. Weekly Reports (May - June) 1974
1 2 Board of Freeholders. Minutes of Meetings (13 folders) 1974-1975

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Municipal charters--Washington (State)--Seattle

Corporate Names

  • Seattle (Wash.). Board of Freeholders

Geographical Names

  • Seattle (Wash.)