Friday Harbor Laboratories records, 1915-1981

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Friday Harbor Laboratories (Wash.)
Title
Friday Harbor Laboratories records
Dates
1915-1981 (inclusive)
Quantity
approximately .84 cubic ft (2 boxes) plus 1 vertical file
Collection Number
UW Resource No. 00187
Summary
Records of the laboratories
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 2065431929
Fax: 2065431931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Public records, but advance notice is required to allow for screening of materials protected from disclosure by law. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Languages
English

Historical NoteReturn to Top

Since 1903 Friday Harbor Laboratories (FHL) has been the marine field station for the University of Washington. Located just 70 miles North of Seattle in the scenic San Juan Islands, FHL is perfectly situated for teaching and research about the cool-temperate marine habitat known as the Salish Sea.

Sources: https://marinebiology.uw.edu/field-stations-ships/friday-harbor-laboratories/

https://www.washington.edu/research/research-centers/friday-harbor-laboratories/

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Historical features, reports, curriculum records, correspondence, publications, and other records from the Friday Harbor Laboratories.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Consult the restrictions governing reproduction and use for accession(s) listed below.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Arrangement

Organized into 6 accessions.

  • Accession No. 71-057, University of Washington, Friday Harbor Laboratories records, 1915-1971
  • Accession No. 78-085, University of Washington, Friday Harbor Laboratories records, 1952-1954, 1961-1978
  • Accession No. 78-087, Puget Sound Biological Station records, 1918-1931
  • Accession No. 79-045, Puget Sound Biological Station records, 1917-1922
  • Accession No. 85-036, University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories records, 1963-1981
  • Accession No. 93-070, University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories records, 1963, 1979

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 71-057: University of Washington, Friday Harbor Laboratories records, 1915-1971Return to Top

.21 cu. ft.

Scope and Content: Records, 1915-1971

Bulletins (1915-1971), 10 year plan (1956), report (1968), annual report (1970-71), list of those in residence (1968-71)

Restrictions on Access: Public records, but advance notice is required to allow for screening of materials protected from disclosure by law. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Restrictions on Use: Public Records (Use unrestricted when access is granted)

Acquisition Info: Rutannette Cooper, 1971-10-08

Description
University of Washington, Friday Harbor Laboratories records

Accession No. 78-085: University of Washington, Friday Harbor Laboratories records, 1952-1954, 1961-1978Return to Top

.42 cu. ft.

Scope and Content: Historical features, reports, curriculum records; 1952-54, 1961-78.

Restrictions on Access: Public records, but advance notice is required to allow for screening of materials protected from disclosure by law. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Restrictions on Use: Public Records (Use unrestricted when access is granted)

Acquisition Info: Archives holding area., 1978-07-06

Description
University of Washington, Friday Harbor Laboratories records

Accession No. 78-087: Puget Sound Biological Station records, 1918-1931Return to Top

.42 cu. ft.

Scope and Content: Correspondence (1919-24); Publications (1918-31)

Restrictions on Access: Public records, but advance notice is required to allow for screening of materials protected from disclosure by law. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Restrictions on Use: Public Records (Use unrestricted when access is granted)

Acquisition Info: Acc# 70-153; Archives holding area, 1978-07-06

Description
Puget Sound Biological Station records

Accession No. 79-045: Puget Sound Biological Station records, 1917-1922Return to Top

1 vertical file

Scope and Content: 1 bound volume: "Alphabetical list of people at the Station with addresses, credits, grades, degrees, institutions and research" 1917-22

Restrictions on Access: Public records, but advance notice is required to allow for screening of materials protected from disclosure by law. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Restrictions on Use: Public Records (Use unrestricted when access is granted)

Acquisition Info: Registrar's office via Virginia Bennett, Fall 1979, 1979-09-01

Description
Puget Sound Biological Station records

Accession No. 85-036: University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories records, 1963-1981Return to Top

.21 cu. ft.

Scope and Content: Correspondence, reports, lists, photograph (undated) 1963-81

Restrictions on Access: Public records, but advance notice is required to allow for screening of materials protected from disclosure by law. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Restrictions on Use: Public Records (Use unrestricted when access is granted)

Dr. Fernald's personal literary rights transferred to the University of Washington.

Acquisition Info: Robert L. Fernald Estate via Dr. Arthur Whiteley, 1985-07-11

Description
University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories records

Accession No. 93-070: University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories records, 1963, 1979Return to Top

2 oversize photographs

Scope and Content: Aerial photograph (February 20, 1979) and oblique aerial photograph (April 25, 1963) showing the laboratories.

Restrictions on Access: Public records, but advance notice is required to allow for screening of materials protected from disclosure by law. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Restrictions on Use: Public Records (Use unrestricted when access is granted)

Acquisition Info: Sally Dickman at Friday Harbor Labs, 1993-04-07

Description
University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories records

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • University Archives/Faculty Papers (University of Washington)

Other Creators

  • Corporate Names
    • Friday Harbor Laboratories (Wash.) (creator)
    • University of Washington.¬†University Archives