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Inventory

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Guide to the Ottilie Markholt Papers
1891-2004



Manuscript Collection No.: 4191
Creator: Markholt, Ottilie , creator
Title: Ottilie Markholt papers
Date Span: 1891-2004
Quantity: circa 54.45 cubic feet (including 1 folder, 54 boxes, and 2 tubes)
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Ottilie Markholt was born on February 25, 1916 in Candle, Alaska. She was an active member of the Pierce County labor movement and published several works on labor unions.

Scope and Content

Consult the scope and content information for each of the accessions listed below.

Restrictions on Access

Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use

Consult the restrictions governing reproduction and use for each of the accessions listed below.


Inventory

  
Accession No. 4191-001
Ottilie Markholt writings, 1989
0.03 cubic feet (1 vertical file; 29 pages)
Scope and Content
Titles of the two writings are: "The General Strike Weapon in the 1934 Maritime Strike" and "Reorganization of the Pacific Coast Longshoremen, 1929-1933."
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
May be copied and quoted.
Acquisition Info
Donated by Ottilie Markholt, May 28, 1991.

  
Accession No. 4191-002
Ottilie Markholt paper, 1994
0.03 cubic feet (1 vertical file; 18 pages)
Scope and Content
"How Shall We Remember the Seattle General Strike?" presented at Pacific Northwest Labor History Conference, Seattle.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Donated by Ottilie Markholt, June 22, 1994.

  
Accession No. 4191-003
Ottilie Markholt papers, 1891-2004
54.21 cubic feet (53 boxes)
2 tubes
Scope and Content
Manuscripts of writings, correspondence, labor council minutes, publications (newsletters and magazines), posters, handouts, and flyers.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries
Acquisition Info
Donated by Bob Markholt, February 20, 2005.

  
Accession No. 4191-004
Ottilie Markholt papers, 1984, undated
0.21 cubic feet (1 box)
Scope and Content
Manuscript for the article “Tacoma Working People and Their Unions during the 1930s” and the book manuscript for The Concern of All: Tacoma working people and their unions, 1883-1895 by Ottilie Markholt, 1984.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Donor: Carolyn Stevens via Justin Wadland, UW Tacoma, August, 2013.

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Markholt, Ottilie--Archives.
Organizations:
International Longshoremen's Association.
Subjects:
General Strike, Seattle, Wash., 1919.
Labor movement.
Labor unions--Washington (State)--Seattle.
Longshoremen's Strike, San Francisco, Calif., 1934.
Strikes and lockouts--Shipping--Pacific Coast (U.S.)
Last modified: September 13, 2013
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