Biographical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions on Access

Restrictions on Use

Acquisition Info

Other Finding Aids

Subject Terms


Preliminary Guide to the Victor Josendal Papers



Manuscript Collection No.: 4263
Accession No.: 4263-001
Creator: Josendal, Victor , creator
Title: Victor Josendal papers
Date Span: 1915-1981
Bulk: 1946-1981
Quantity: 1.92 cubic feet
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Josendal was a member of the Mountaineers and served as the club's vice president from 1952-1953 and was on its Board of Directors from 1954-1957. He was chairman of the Climbing Committee in 1950, the Safety Committee in 1956, and the Budget Committee in 1959. He participated in many other Mountaineering activities.

Scope and Content

Organizational features, correspondence, reports, notes, tape recorded reminiscences, accident reports, news releases, newsletters, clippings, ephemera, oversize posters, subject series, and other record series. The accession also includes nearly all of the December issues of "The Mountaineer" from 1915-1940.

Restrictions on Access

Access to archival recordings: Due to the fragility of archival tape recordings, potential users may be required to arrange for transfer to digital format before the material can be accessed. Please contact Special Collections for further information.

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info

Donated by Victor Josendal,12/6/1990.

Other Finding Aids


Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Josendal, Victor--Archives.
Organizations:
Mountaineers (Society). Budget Committee, creator.
Mountaineers (Society). Climbing Committee, creator.
Mountaineers (Society). Safety Committee, creator.
Geographic Names:
Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)
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