A finding aid is a detailed description of a collection. It enables you to find a letter, diary, or other document involving a specific person—items that may be part of a collection you didn't know about or may not have thought to search.
Northwest Digital Archives
The Research Center is a member of Northwest Digital Archives (NWDA), a consortium hosting finding aids for archival collections across the Pacific Northwest and Northern Rockies. When you conduct a search at right, you will be taken to the results for our finding aids on the NWDA web site.