Biographical Note

Scope and Content

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Inventory

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Preliminary Guide to the Strong Sydney Papers
1860-1938, undated



Manuscript Collection No.: 0959
Creator: Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938 , creator
Title: Strong Sydney papers
Date Span: 1860-1938, undated
Quantity: 5.75 linear feet plus 4 ephemeral items
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Congregational minister and political activist.

Sydney Dix Strong was born in 1860. He attended Oberlin College from 1877-1884. Strong served as a Congregational minister in Illinois and Seattle, Washington, and as a missionary to South Africa, 1903. He wrote on pacifism and other social movements. The family included wife Ruth Tracy Strong, daughter Anna Louise Strong, and his son, Tracy (1887-1968). Strong died in 1938.

Scope and Content

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Inventory

  
Accession No. 0959-001
Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938
Sydney Strong papers, 1860-1938
4 linear feet
Scope and Content
Personal documents, correspondence, legal documents, newspapers and clippings, photographs, minutes, diaries, writings, sermons, scrapbooks, and financial records.
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Restrictions on Access
Access restricted: For terms of access,contact Special Collections
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Donated by Mrs. Tracy Strong, Sr., and Tracy Strong, Jr., 7/22/1968

  
Accession No. 0959-002
Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938
Strong Sydney papers, undated
4 items
Scope and Content
Two letters, Gospel Temperance Union, Pledge card and pamphlet.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Donated by Tracy Strong, 12/16/1975.

  
Accession No. 0959-003
Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938
Strong Sydney papers, undated
1.75 linear feet
Scope and Content
Nine scrapbooks containing clippings, ephemera and photographs.
Much of the material concerns Anna Louise Strong, particularly her child welfare exhibits. Some of the articles are travel writings by Sydney Strong.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Acquisition Info
Received 9/1/1984.

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Strong, Anna Louise, 1885-1970, creator.
Strong, Anna Louise, 1885-1970.
Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938--Archives.
Strong, Tracy, 1887-1968, creator.
Strong, Tracy, 1887-1968.
Organizations:
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. Deputation to Africa, 1903.
Central Council of Social Agencies, Seattle.
Oberlin College.
Queen Anne Congregation Church (Seattle, Wash.)
Young Men's Christian Association, creator.
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