Guide to the E.W. Giesecke Papers 1965-1997
Cage 5064

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
E.W. Giesecke Papers
ID
Cage 5064
Date [inclusive]
1965-1997
Extent
1.0 folder
General Physical Description note
.05 linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
Correspondence between author E.W. Giesecke and Ye Galleon Press editor Glen Adams. Primarily letters from Adams to Giesecke. Most are concerned with publishing business matters, including detailed accounts of happenings at the press, and works by Giesecke, including his introductions to some of Ye Galleon's titles.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description] E.W. Giesecke Papers, 1965-1997

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

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Biographical/Historical note

Educator, historian, author, Air Force officer, and public servant E.W. Giesecke was born in Portland, OR, in 1926. He earned degrees from the University of Oregon and Auburn University.

Glen Adams (1912-2003) was the proprietor and editor of Ye Galleon Press of Fairfield, Washington, which specialized in reprinting rare Pacific Northwest Americana.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of correspondence between E.W. Giesecke and Ye Galleon Press editor Glen Adams, primarily letters from Adams to Giesecke, from 1965 to 1997. Most are concerned with publishing business matters, including detailed accounts of happenings at the press, and works by Giesecke, including his introductions to some of Ye Galleon's titles.

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series, in chronological order.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 2014

http://www.libraries.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.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions apply.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

E.W. Giesecke donated this collection to the Washington State University Libraries in 2014 (MS.2014.12).

Processing Information note

Cheryl Gunselman processed this collection in 2014.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials note

Glen Cameron Adams Papers (Cage 126)

Ye Galleon Press records (unprocessed accessions: MS 1984-60, MS 1992-54, MS 1995-11)

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Ye Galleon Press -- History -- Sources

Personal Name(s)

  • Adams, Glen Cameron -- Correspondence
  • Giesecke, E. W. (Eberhard W.), 1926- -- Correspondence

Subject(s)

  • Authors and publishers -- 20th century -- Archives
  • Publishers and Publishing

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