Clyde Hill papers, 1948-1989 (bulk 1955-1975).


Clyde Hill papers, 1948-1989 (bulk 1955-1975).

This collection contains materials from as early as 1948, and as late as 1989; although the majority of it dates from 1955 to 1975.

18 boxes.

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