Guide to the Lora Stout McQueen Papers circa 1904-2009
Cage 843

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
McQueen, Lora Stout
Title
Lora Stout McQueen Papers
ID
Cage 843
Date [inclusive]
circa 1904-2009
Extent
1.0 box
General Physical Description note
.5 linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
Papers and photographs collected and created by Lora Stout McQueen, mostly related to aviator Clyde Pangborn and the Pangborn and Lamb families.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description] Lora Stout McQueen Papers, circa 1904-2009

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

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Biographical/Historical note

Lora Stout McQueen (1893-1980) was the daughter of Corrington Stout and Effie Lamb Stout. She and her husband, Delbert McQueen, grew up in the small community of Waverly, WA. She was a first cousin to aviator Clyde Pangborn (Effie Lamb Stout was Opal Lamb Pangborn's sister).

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of papers and photographs collected and created by Lora Stout McQueen. Most of the material relates to her cousin, aviator Clyde Pangborn, and to the Pangborn and Lamb families. It includes newspaper clippings, photographs, telegrams, a small amount of correspondence, miscellaneous manuscripts written by Lora McQueen, and genealogical information.

The papers were found at Lora McQueen's home in Walla Walla by Otis Clarke, the executor of her estate, after her death in 1980. Clarke's friend, Emil Leitz, later obtained the papers, and added descriptions, interpretation, and genealogical documentation to the collection.

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series. It was contained in two binders, and the original order has been retained.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 2016

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

Emil Leitz donated this collection to the Washington State University Libraries in 2016 (MS.2016.17).

Processing Information note

Cheryl Gunselman processed this collection in 2016.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials note

Clyde Pangborn Papers, 1918-1958 (Cage 112)

Clyde Edward Pangborn Aeronautical Charts and Papers, circa 1930s-1950s (Cage 753)

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Controlled Access Headings

Family Name(s)

  • Lamb family.
  • Pangborn family.

Geographic Name(s)

  • Washington (State) -- History -- Sources

Personal Name(s)

  • Pangborn, Clyde Edward, approximately 1893-1958

Subject(s)

  • Washington (State)

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