Biographical Note

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Preliminary Guide to the Robert L. Wood Papers
1946-1999



Manuscript Collection No.: 1991
Creator: Wood, Robert L. , creator
Title: Robert L. Wood papers
Date Span: 1946-1999
Quantity: 31.33 cubic feet plus 1 volume
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Wood researched and wrote books about the exploration of the Olympic Peninsula as well as the standard hiking guide to the Olympic National Park. He was born Jan 4, 1925 in Springfield, Missouri and moved to Seattle in 1946. He died Dec. 21, 2003.

Scope and Content

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Restrictions on Access

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Inventory

  
Accession No. 1991-001
Wood, Robert L.
Robert L. Wood manuscripts, 1964-1968
1.33 cubic feet
Scope and Content
Literary manuscripts relating to "Trail Country, Olympia National Park" (1968) and "Across the Olympic Mountains: The Press Expedition, 1889-90" (1967).
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 Robert L. Wood, 8/7/1972.

  
Accession No. 1991-002
Wood, Robert L.
Robert L. Wood memorandum, 1984-1985
1 volume (117 pages)
Scope and Content
"Memorandum on Certain Place Names in the Olympics" December 1984 - January 1985, by Robert Wood.
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 Robert L. Wood, 3/1/1985.

  
Accession No. 1991-003
Wood, Robert L.
Robert L. Wood papers, 1946-1999
33.00 cubic feet (33 boxes)
Scope and Content
General correspondence, writings, and research materials for his books on exploration of the Olympic Peninsula, including writings of others, publications, and microfilm of federal records.
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 Robert L. Wood, 7/19/2000.

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Manning, Harvey, creator.
Wood, Robert L.--Archives.
Organizations:
Mountaineers (Society), creator.
Press Exploring Expedition.
Geographic Names:
Olympic National Park (Wash.)
Olympic Peninsula (Wash.)
Last modified: January 14, 2008
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