Biographical Note

Scope and Content

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Acquisition Info

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Preliminary Guide to the William A. (Bill) Degenhardt Papers
1930-1955



Manuscript Collection No.: 5372
Accession No.: 5372-001
Creator: Degenhardt, William A. , creator
Title: William A. (Bill) Degenhardt papers
Date Span: 1930-1955
Quantity: .03 cu. ft. (1 folder)
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Seattle mountaineer and president of The Mountaineers. Mt. Degenhardt in the North Cascades is named for him.

Scope and Content

Letters, ephemera, and minutes related to his activities in The Mountaineers and especially as its president (1954-1955); 1930, 1936, 1954-1955. Includes a slide show program, 1954, signed by Edmund Hillary and fellow Everest climbers, as well as items about approving a black engineer as a member, 1955.

Restrictions on Access

Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use

Presume may be copied and quoted.

Acquisition Info

Donated by Stella Degenhardt, 12/16/2002

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Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Degenhardt, William A.--Archives.
Organizations:
Mountaineers (Society)
Last modified: July 03, 2007
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