Guide to the Irene Hall Family Albums and Postcards 1909-1924
PC 55

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Hall Family
Title
Irene Hall Family Albums and Postcards
ID
PC 55
Date [inclusive]
1909-1924
Extent
600.0 items
General Physical Description note
.75 Linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
Two photo albums documenting sailor Leonard Hooper's World War I experiences, two albums of Yellowstone trips circa 1922-1924, and one hundred northwest postcards from 1901-1911.

Preferred Citation note

[Item description] Irene Hall Family Albums and Postcards, 1909-1924 (PC 55)

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

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Scope and Contents note

Two albums are World War I naval photos (1917-1919) collected by sailor Leonard Hooper while on the U.S.S. Nebraska and the U.S.S. Florida, including surrender of German navy, the Panama Canal, and Boston area, plus commercial postcards of Europe. The remaining two albums are northern Idaho and Yellowstone Park trips (1922-1924). Also includes a few loose Pullman High (1913-1914) photos, and about 100 postcards (Pacific Northwest or generic, 1909-1911) sent to the Russell Boyd Family of Pullman.

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Arrangement note

The photographs remain in their albums, with the original ordering and mounting unchanged. The loose postcards follow those, at the end of the collection.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

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

https://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.

Processing Information note

Materials are retained in their original casing and labeling.

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Controlled Access Headings

Family Name(s)

  • Boyd Family.
  • Hall Family.

Geographic Name(s)

  • Northwest, Pacific -- History -- Photographs.
  • Yellowstone National Park -- History -- Photographs.

Personal Name(s)

  • Boyd, Russell.
  • Hall, Irene.
  • Hooper, Leonard.

Subject(s)

  • Idaho
  • Military
  • Montana
  • Oregon
  • Photographs
  • Washington (State)
  • World War, 1914-1918.

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