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Catalog Number 2006.052.021
Object Name Records
Scope & Content 13-document collection documenting the history of the Wawona; the notes were written by Orvia Parker, a hand on the Wawona.

.001 = 6 pages total--copy of the handwritten accounting of the sailings by Orvia Parker, "The Schooner WAWONA to Cape Flattery and Back. The Years of 1936-1937-1938-1939"; with a typewritten copy of same

.002 = 2 pages--Hand written description of photo 2006.052.001

.003 = 1 page--copy of page 31-32 from "Waterlines" July 1986 issue speaks of the boats on Lake Union including the WAWONA

.004 = 3 pages--typed pages, single sided, "Routine Aboard the Wawona When Fishing in the Bering Sea" by Orvia Parker

.005 = 3 pages--typed pages, "Crew Routing Aboard the WAWONA When Sailing to and from the Bering Sea, Years of 1936-1937-1938-1939"

.006 = copy of full page ( in 4 pieces taped together) of the Daily Mercury newspaper, March 24, 1938. This page is an ad for "Rofico Brand Codfish, an Anacortes Product". This page has the photo of Orvia Parker Skinning codfish at the Robinson Fisheries

.007 = full page copy (in 2 pieces taped together) of The Seattle Times, August 20, 1939, entitled "Ship Ahoy!...WAWONA home with codfish cargo"; page has total of 7 photographs and captions of the WAWONA and crew

.008 = copy of 5 pages of The Seattle Times Pictorial, Sunday, May 29, 1977, talking about the WAWONA. Pages include the cover, and pages 20-24

.009 = copy of article from the ANACORTES AMERICAN newspaper, June 13, 1979, about Orvia Parker

.010 = 2 pages--copy of article from a publication "Enetai", October 12, 1982, page 16 and continuation page 24, "Dreams, Dories and Dress Gangs, Orvia Parker remembers his days on the WAWONA"

.011 = 2 pages--copy of article from "Northwest Seaport" 1985, "WAWONA"

.012 = two pages--copy of pages 40-42 of article from Waterlines, October 1985, "WAWONA" by Henry Gordon

.013 = 1 page--copy of 2 photos with description of the WAWONA



Title Document collection on Schooner Wawona
Caption Wawona
Notes This document taken from the cover of the "PICTORIAL" Sunday, May 29, 1977, Seattle Times magazine section as a representation of the 19 documents regarding the Wawona included in this object ID number 2006.052.021.
People PARKER, Orvia
Search Terms WAWONA
Morison Fisheries
Subjects Industry - Fishing
Maritime - Boat
People