Biographical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions on Access

Restrictions on Use

Other Finding Aids

Inventory

Subject Terms


Preliminary Guide to the George H. Tweney Papers
circa 1940-1995



Manuscript Collection No.: 4558
Creator: Tweney, George H. , creator
Title: George H. Tweney papers
Date Span: circa 1940-1995
Quantity: 36.42 cubic feet (37 boxes) including 19 sound cassettes, 10 reel-to-reel sound tapes
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Tweney's book "The Washington 89" was a selective bibliography listing 89 significant books dealing with the history and development of the Pacific Northwest.

Scope and Content

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

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

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

Other Finding Aids


Inventory

  
Accession No. 4558-001
Tweney, George H.
George H. Tweney papers, 1955-1995
5.00 cubic feet (5 boxes)
Scope and Content
Writings, correspondence, photographs, reports from his work at the Boeing Company, Seattle, and his research and publishing of "The Washington 89".
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 George H. Tweney, 5/31/1996.
Other Finding Aids

Inventory/container list available in Special Collections.


  
Accession No. 4558-002
Tweney, George H.
George H. Tweney papers, 1942-1995
10.00 cubic feet (10 boxes)
Scope and Content
Correspondence and related files from his book collecting and appraisals, and his career at the Boeing Corporation. Also includes letters from his mother (1975-1990). This accession is comprised of Boxes 6-15 in the donor's numbering sequence.
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 George H. Tweney, 8/3/1999.

  
Accession No. 4558-003
Tweney, George H.
George H. Tweney Papers papers, circa 1940-1995 (Bulk: 1959-1990)
21.42 cubic feet (22 boxes)
19 sound cassettes
1 reel-to-reel sound tape ; 1.5 mm.
9 reel-to-reel sound tape ; 1 mm.
Scope and Content
Reports, correspondence and publications from his career in aeronautical engineering, specifically with the Boeing Scientific Research Laboratories, 1955-1972. Includes technical studies and reports from his early career and from his predecessors in Boeing Scientific Research Laboratories publications services. Speeches, correspondence and related material from his involvement in the Monday Club, Seattle, and other activities.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users. 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 Maxine Tweney, 5/30/2000.

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Tweney, George H.--Archives.
Organizations:
Boeing Airplane Company.
Boeing Company, creator.
Boeing Scientific Research Laboratories, creator.
Monday Club (Seattle, Wash.)
Last modified: November 07, 2007
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