SQUIRE, Watson Carvosso, 1838-1926



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

University of Washington Libraries
Manuscripts and University Archives
Seattle, WA
Papers: 1850-1926. 13.5 linear feet. Correspondence, speeches and writings, real estate documents, reports, legislation, proclamations, court papers, photographs, and clippings. A small portion relates to Senate career, but most ralates to service in Civil War, term as governor of Washington Territory, his work for the E. Remington & Sons Arms Company after the Civil War, and personal and business matters. Gubernatorial papers mainly concern the anti-Chinese riots of 1885-1886. Finding aid.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in Norman Fales Blalock letterbook, 1891-1892.


Washington State Archives
Olympia, WA
Papers: 1873-1889. 1 cubic foot. Territorial governor records including general subject and correspondence files (1873-1889); militia file (1882-1887); pardons and extraditions (1884-1886); and reports and statistical files (1873-1887).