Guide to the Washington State University Retirees Association Records 1976-1990
Cage 661

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Washington State University Retirees Association
Title
Washington State University Retirees Association Records
ID
Cage 661
Date [inclusive]
1976-1990
Extent
3.0 containers.
General Physical Description note
2.5 linear feet of shelf space.
Language
English
Abstract
Includes organizational data, information on retirement plans both at WSU and at other institutions throughout the years, copies of newsletters, bank statements, invoice records, etc.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description]. Cage 661, Washington State University Retirees Association Records. Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Biographical/Historical note

According to WSU Retirees' Association's revised 1980 constitution, its primary function is to "(1) work for the improvement of the entire retirement programs of the University; (2) provide a means for continuing professional and social associations of faculty and staff in retirement; and (3) represent retired faculty and staff in relations with the University, Government Agencies and other groups."

Membership in this organization consists of retired WSU faculty & staff, as well as widows/widowers of retirees.

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Scope and Contents note

The records date from 1976 to 1994.

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Arrangement note

The records consist of two series: "General" and "Fiscal" files. The general files contain organizational/housekeeping data, and information regarding WSU's retirement plans throughout the years. Also within these files are copies of Newsletters sent to members tri-annually, as well as information on retirement programs at other institutions. The Fiscal files consist of bank statements, invoice records, Treasurer's files, etc. The General files are arranged alphabetically, and the Fiscal files are arranged primarily by date according to sections.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 1998

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 for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Records of the University Retiree Association were donated by the association on two occasions in 1996 (MS96-48 and UA86-08).

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Washington State University Retirees Association--Archives
  • Washington State University Retirees Association--Records and correspondence
  • Washington State University--Employees--Retirement--Archives

Subject(s)

  • Colleges and Universities
  • Retirees--Social networks--Washington (State)--Archives
  • Washington (State)

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Collection Inventory

Series 1: General Files 

Box Folder

"Assistance in Meeting the Cost of Medical Care in St. Paul, Minnesota" 1992 

1 1

Benefit Services & Risk Management 1988-1992 

1 2

Coalition 1990-1993 

1 3

Coalition - Current Year Except RIMS 1993 

1 4

Conference on Retirement in Colleges & Universities Report 1989 

1 5

CRHEE Assessment - Coalition of Retired higher Education Employees 1989-1990 

1 6

Foster-Higgins Report 1989-1990 

1 7

General 1988-1992 

1 8

Health Care 1993 

1 9

Health Care Insurance 1992 

1 10

Health Insurance Assistance to Retirees - 8 Peer Institutions 1989 

1 11

"Information on Retirement Benefits at Other Institutions, part 1" 1988-1990 

1 12

"Information on Retirement Benefits at Other Institutions, part 2" 1988-1990 

1 13

"Information on Retirement Benefits at Other Institutions, part 3" 1988-1990 

1 14

Initial Data for 1990 Survey of WSU Peers on Assistance to Retirees with their Medical Costs 1989 

1 15

"Letter to WSU Vice-President Schmidt, December" 1990 

1 16

Letter to WSU Vice-President Schmidt 1990-1991 

1 17

Library Search re: Employer Contribution to Retirees Health Insurance Premiums 1985-1989 

1 18

Medical Care Insurance 1991-1992 

1 19

National Survey of Retirees 1990 

1 20

Newsletters: Permanent File Copies 

Box Folder

 September 1977-November 1993 

1 22

 1974-1994 

1 22

 1983-1990 

1 23

 November 1990 

1 24

 June 1991 

1 25

 November 1991 

1 26

 February 1992 

1 27

 June 1992 

1 28

 November 1992 

1 29

 February 1993 

1 30

 June 1993 

1 31

 November 1993 

1 32

 February 1994 

1 33

 June 1994 

1 34
Box Folder

"Out of Date Medical Programs, part 1" 1988-1990 

2 35

"Out of Date Medical Programs, part 2" 1988-1990 

2 36

Peer Response to Kottke Draft of Table Entries 1990 

2 37

Retired Personnel Record 1982-1987 

2 38

RIMS Controversy (Retirement Income Maintenance Security) 1987-1991 

2 39

State Changes in Pensions 1990 

2 40

Survey of Annuities 1990 

2 41

Survey of Elderly Retirees 1986-1991 

2 42

TIAA & CREF (Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association) & (College Retirement Equities Fund) 1985-1992 

2 43

TIAA & CREF Cola 1989-1993 

2 44

University of Washington Retirement Association 1988-1993 

2 45

University of Washington Insurance Commission 1992-1994 

2 46

Up to Date Version of Peer Medical Cost Assistance Table 1988-1990 

2 47

Washington Insurance Commission 1989-1991 

2 48

Washington State Public Employees Retirement System - COLA 1989 

2 49

WSU Administration 1989-1991 

2 50

WSU Ret. Assoc. Economic Concerns Committee - Except RIMS 1993 

2 51

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Series 2: Fiscal Files 

Bank Statements 

Box Folder

 1977-1978 

2 52

 1979-1980 

2 53

 May 1980-April 1981 

2 54

 May 1984-1985 

2 55

 1985-1987 

2 56

 1987-1988 

2 57

 May 1 1988-April 30 1989 

2 58

 May l 1989-April 30 1990 

2 59

 May 1 1990-April 30 1991 

2 60

 May 1 1991-April 30 1992 

2 61

 May 31 1992-April 30 1993 

2 62

 May 1993-April 1994 

2 63
Box Folder

Receipt Books 1977-1990 

2 64

Receipts & Paid Invoices 

Box Folder

 1977-1980 

2 65

 1982-1986 

2 66

 1984-1985 

2 67

 1985-1986 

2 68

 1986-1987 

2 69

 1987-1988 

2 70

 April 1988-April 1989 

2 71

 May l 1989-April 30 1990 

2 72

 May l 1990-April 30 1991 

2 73

 May 1 1991-April 30 1992 

3 74

 May 1992 

3 75

 1993-1994 

3 76

Secretary & Treasurer's Files 

Box Folder

 1977-1978 

3 77

 1979-1980 

3 78

 1981 

3 79

Treasurer's Report & Auditing Committee 

Box Folder

 1982-1990 

3 80

 1989-1992 

3 81
Box Folder

Change of Addresses 1989 

3 82

Check Register 1981-1993 

3 83

Constitution & Newsletters 1980-1981 

3 84

"Deposit Records, January" 1992-September 1994 

3 85

"Deposit Slips, May" 1977-August 1979 

3 86

Dues Reminders & Breakfast Announcement 1989-1992 

3 87

Executive Board Meeting Minutes April 17 1990 

3 88

Membership Lists 1978 

3 89

Minutes/Newsletters/Memos/etc. 1976-1978 

3 90

Newsletters & Information 1982-1984 

3 91

Paid Members in Washington State 1978 

3 92

Retirees List 1978-1979 

3 93

University of Washington Retirement Association Newsletter May 1990 

3 94

WSU Retirees List 1977-1978 

3 95

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