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Guide to the Harry M. Myers Collection Regarding Ascents of Mt. Rainier



Manuscript Collection No.: 0100
Accession No.: 0100-001
Creator: Myers, Harry M., creator
Title: Harry M. Myers collection regarding ascents of Mt. Rainier
Date Span: 1884-1935
Bulk: 1905-1935
Quantity: .23 cubic feet (1 box)
Languages: Collection materials are inEnglish.




Biographical Note

Harry M. Myers climbed Mount Rainier early in the twentieth century. He also collected documentation of and wrote about other early ascents of the mountain, mainly between 1905 and 1935.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, writings, notes, and clippings about early ascents of Mount Rainier in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Terms of Access

Open to all users.

Terms of Use

Creator's copyrights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info

Donated by Harry M. Myers, 5/11/1960


Inventory

  
Box/FolderDate
Correspondence
1/1Albertson, Charles18 May 1920
1/1Carlson, O. W.16 and 23 July 1934
1/1Coffman, N. B.6 and 10 February 1920
1/1Flett, J. B.26 January 1920
1/1Hinman, Dr. H. B.20 January-25 February 1921
1/1Hurtz, Stuart5 August 1935
1/1Jensen, Marion27 August 1935
1/1Kendall, Mrs. George F.23 December 1919 and 9 January 1920
½Matthes, F.E.12 January 1920-14 February 1921
½Meany, Edmond S.6 November 1920-27 February 1921
½Parker, Alfred F.30 January 1920-15 July 1920
½Pickett, Lee23 December 1919-25 May 1920
½Smith, Everett19 September 1921
½Smith, George Otis23 December 1919-18 February 1921
1/3Streator, Gertrude8 January 1920
1/3Todd, Ronald30 June 1934
1/3Toll, Roger11 May-11 July 1920
1/3Tomlinson, O. A.17 July 1928
1/3Weer, J. H.31 December 1919-8 November 1920
1/3Willis, Bailey23 December 1919-20 February 1921

  
Box/FolderDate
Speeches and Writings by Myers
1/4"Schedule of the Ascents of Mt. Rainier"undated
Scope and Content: 2 copies. Includes 2 maps with each ascent drawn in.
1/4"Ascent of Mt. Rainier"c. 1920
1/4"Following Kautz up Mt. Rainier"undated
1/4"On the Ascents of Mt. Rainier"undated
2 copies
1/4Untitled fragmentsundated

  
Box/FolderDate
Notes
1/5Lunn, Exploration of the Alpsundated
1/518th Annual Report of the Geologic Survey Part IIIundated
1/5A. V. Kautz 1st Lt. U.S.A. in Overland Monthly, May 1875undated
1/5Landry-Burgess climbundated
1/5Walter C. Best, et al. climbundated
1/5Indian Henry, George MacGowan, Granville Jensen climbundated
1/5Jacques Bergues, Jacques Landry, Charles Perryman climbundated
1/5Wolf Bauer and Jack Hossack climbundated
1/5Success Cleaver climb7 May 1919

  
Box/FolderDate
Lists
1/6Provisions for Skagit Outing4 July 1928

  
Box/FolderDate
Correspondence between Others
1/7Mitchell, Harvey F. to John Williams7 January 1931
1/7Demaray, A. E. to O. A. Tomlinson10 July 1928
1/7Cammerer, Arno B. to O. A. Tomlinson18 August 1928
1/7Roovers, Alfred E. to O. W. Carlsonc. 1934

  
Box/FolderDate
Speeches and Writings by Others
1/8Bauer, Wolf and Hans Grage. "North Face of Mount Rainier"September 1934
Scope and Content: 2 copes with notes by Harry M. Myers
1/8Bauer, Wolf and Jack Hossack. ["Early History of Mountain Climbing"]undated
1/8Hovey, Winthrop T. "Ascent of Mt. Rainier from Tahoma Glacier"undated
2 copies
1/8James, George. "On the Ascents of Mt. Rainier"undated
2 copies
1/8"Mount Rainier"September 1885
2 copies
1/8Toll, Roger. "Extract from Annual Report of Superintendent of Rainier National Park for 1919"1919
1/8Van Trump, P. B. "Copy of Memo on Back of Photo Taken by G. S. Kimball being in Handwriting of P. B. Van Trump"31 October, 1911
1/8Young, C. D. "Recollections of My Trip to Mt. Rainier"undated
1/8Trail and Timberline Number 34July 1921

  
Box/FolderDate
Clippings
1/9Clippings1920-1921, undated

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Bauer, Wolf G., creator.
Carlson, O. W., creator.
Coffman, N. B., creator.
Flett, J. B. (John B.), creator.
Grage, Hans, creator.
Hinman, Harry B., creator.
Jensen, Marion, creator.
Kendall, George F. Mrs., creator.
Matthes, F. E., creator.
Meany, Edmond S. (Edmond Stephen), 1862-1935, creator.
Myers, Harry M.--Archives.
Parker, Alfred F., creator.
Pickett, Lee, creator.
Smith, Everett T., 1862-1933, creator.
Smith, George Otis, 1871-1944, creator.
Todd, J. Ronald, creator.
Toll, Roger, creator.
Van Trump, Philemon Beecher, 1838-1916, creator.
Weer, J. H., creator.
Willis, Bailey, creator.
Subjects:
Expeditions and Adventure
Mountaineering expeditions--Rainier, Mount (Wash.)
Personal Papers/Corporate Records
Washington (State)
Last modified: February 25, 2016
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