Seattle-King County Economic Opportunity Board Minutes, 1966-1969

Overview of the Collection

Seattle-King County Economic Opportunity Board
Seattle-King County Economic Opportunity Board Minutes
1966-1969 (inclusive)
0.2 cubic feet, (1 box)
Collection Number
Records of a board working to eliminate poverty in Seattle and King County.
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 Seattle-King County Economic Opportunity Board was established in 1965. Its purpose was to mobilize and coordinate public and private resources to eliminate poverty and its causes through rehabilitation, education, training, and work experience. The Board's 24 members include the mayor, the chair of the Board of King County Commissioners, and the Seattle Schools superintendent, along with other ex-officio and appointed members.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Minutes of Board meetings, covering issues including Head Start, health insurance, day care, the Central Area Co-op, youth programs, and job training.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

[Item and date], Minutes, Record Series 9376-01 Box [number], Folder [number]. Seattle Municipal Archives.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Economic development--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Head Start programs--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Youth employment--Washington (State)--Seattle

Corporate Names

  • Seattle-King County Economic Opportunity Board

Geographical Names

  • Seattle (Wash.)