Guide to the Frederick William Buchholz Papers 1863-1929
Cage 204

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Buchholz, Frederick William
Title
Frederick William Buchholz Papers
ID
Cage 204
Date [inclusive]
1863-1929
Extent
2.0 boxes
General Physical Description note
1 linear foot of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
Correspondence of F. W. Buchholz, texts of sermons, and clippings and photographs. In addition there are correspondence, diaries, certificates and other papers of Helena Frances Richter Spalding Buchholz and her step-daughter Effie L. Spalding.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description] Papers of F.W. and Helena Buchholz, 1863-1929

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Biographical/Historical note

Frederick William Buchholz (1841-1929) was a German Methodist minister in Eastern Washington, circa 1886-1907.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection contains correspondence of F. W. Buchholz concerning church politics, business activities, primarily as officer of the Yellow Jacket Gold Mining Company, Spokane, Washington, and family matters concerning litigation over lands and estates; also texts of sermons, circa 1871-1893, and clippings and photographs concerning the German Methodist Church in Washington State. In addition there are correspondence, diaries, certificates and other papers of Helena Frances Richter Spalding Buchholz and her stepdaughter Effie L. Spalding concerning social, educational and literary activities in Chicago and Waukegan, Illinois.

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection was donated to the WSU Libraries by Helena Frances Richter Spalding Buchholz.

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Buchholz, Frederick William
  • Buchholz, Helena Frances Richter Spalding
  • Spalding, Effie L.

Subject(s)

  • Businesses and Corporations
  • Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • German Americans
  • Germans -- Washington (State) -- Correspondence
  • Laws and Legislation
  • Methodists -- Washington (State) -- Correspondence
  • Mineral industries -- Finance -- Washington (State) -- Spokane
  • Mineral industries -- Washington (State) -- Spokane
  • Mines and Mineral Resources
  • Religion
  • Spokane
  • Washington (State)
  • Yellow Jacket Gold Mining Company (Spokane, Wash.)

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Correspondence and certificates 1863-1899 

1 1

Correspondence and records 1900-1906 

1 2

Correspondence and records 1907 

1 3

Correspondence and records 1908-1909 

1 4

Correspondence and records 1910 

1 5

Effie L. Spalding diary 1878-1879 

1 6

Correspondence 1911 

2 1

Correspondence 1912-1913 

2 2

Correspondence 1914-1929 

2 3

Sermons 1871-1893 

2 4-5

Sweet Clover Literary Club (Chicago) 1896-1897 

2 6

Clippings, photographs and miscellaneous items Undated 

2 7

Supporting documentation for collection (genealogy) 

2 8