Collins Memorial Library

Manuscript Collections

Northwest Digital Archives

The University of Puget Sound is a member of the Northwest Digital Archives (NWDA).  NWDA provides access to descriptions of primary sources in the Northwestern United States, including correspondence, diaries, or photographs. Digital reproductions of primary sources are available in some cases. Search the NWDA and learn more about the unique collections of Puget Sound.

The University Archives contains nineteen collections of private papers. Collections are composed of personal diaries, correspondence, photographs and newspaper clippings on topics ranging from Northwest politics, history, and logging operations to Methodist missions and travels in the Far East. Their descriptions below provide the only access information presently available

Mss 001
Albert W. Bash Papers

Mss 002
Blaine Family Papers

Mss 003
Homer T. Bone Papers

Mss 004
Henry Brown Papers

Mss 005
John M. Canse Pamphlet Collection

Mss 006
John Coffee Papers

Mss 007
Isaac and Kathleen Cohen Music Collection

Mss 008
G. Brewster Coulter Lantern Slide Collection

Mss 009
Walter S. Davis Papers

Mss 010
Benjamin A. Gould Collection

Mss 011
Abby Williams Hill Papers
Abby Williams Hill Digital Collection

Mss 012
KAYE Radio Broadcast

Mss 013
Stella Lilly Papers

Mss 014
Mongolian Missions Collection

Mss 015
Northwest Lumber Company Photo Album

Mss 016
Methodist Missions Correspondence

Mss 017
Oregon Methodist Missions Papers

Digital Collections

Mss 018
John D. Regester Collection on Albert Schweitzer

Mss 019
Lyle S. Shelmidine Papers

Mss 020
Frank Williston Papers

Mss 021
Warren Wood Glass Negatives, Photographs and Appointment Notebooks

Mss 022
Leroy Ostransky Papers

Mss 023
James Slater Papers

Mss 024
University of Puget Sound Photograph Collection, 1888-1973

A Sound Past

Mss 025
John M. Finney Papers

Mss 026
Claire and Don Egge Collection on China

Mss 027
Bills of Sale for the Purchase of Slaves

Mss 028
T.H. Callaway letter to James R. Callaway

Mss 029
Francis Wayland Hanawalt Teaching Notebooks

Mss 030
Civil Marriage Agreements

Mss 031
Eleanor E. Graham Papers

Mss 032
Walter Lowrie Papers

Mss 033
Doug Edwards Papers

Mss 034
UPS Historical Materials and Miscellaneous Manuscripts

Mss 035
R. Franklin Thompson Personal Papers

Mss 038
Vietnam Oral History Recordings

Mss 040

Howard W. Robbins diary

Mss 041

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) pamphlets

Mss 043

W. Houston Dougharty collection on the University of Puget Sound

Mss 044

University of Puget Sound Faculty Oral History Project

Mss 045

Calvin Brewster Coulter papers

Mss 047

Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas records

Mss 049

Selective Service Registration broadside

Mss 050

Grafton Tyler Brown lithographed receipt

Mss 051

Tacoma Community House: A Social Settlement, by Georgina Rowland

Mss 056

Murray Johnson collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report


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