James A. Roston scrapbook, 1897-1924

Overview of the Collection

Roston, James A
James A. Roston scrapbook
1897-1924 (inclusive)
1 folder (53 items)
Collection Number
1161 (Accession No. 1161-001)
Scrapbook of soldier and labor organization leader
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

James A. Roston's career included serving as a soldier in the Spanish-American War, labor union organizer, and founder of the Colored Marine Employees Benevolent Association.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Scrapbook (xerox copies).

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Loaned for photocopying by Mr. and Mrs. James A. Roston, Jr., 5/30/1969.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Personal Names

  • Roston, James A.--Archives

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Alexander, H. F. (Hubbard Foster) (creator)
    • Norris, Ira F (creator)
    • Purvis, C. R (creator)
    • Troth, Dennis G (creator)
    Corporate Names
    • Alaska Pacific Steamship Company (creator)
    • Colored Marine Employees Benevolent Association (creator)
    • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (creator)
    • Pacific Steamship Company (creator)
    • United States. President (creator)
    • Washington (State). Governor (creator)

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Subject Terms

  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)