Samuel Henry Brown papers, 1898-1940  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Brown, Samuel Henry
Title
Samuel Henry Brown papers
Dates
1898-1940 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.5 linear feet, (2 containers)
Collection Number
Ax 120
Summary
Samuel Henry Brown was the Republican state senator from Marion County, Oregon, 1923-1933. In 1934 he was a candidate for the Republican nomination for governor. Collection contains correspondence, 1906-1940, mainly concerning business of the Legislature and the 1934 race for governor. Also included are the letters of George M. Battersby, Co. M, 20th Regiment, Kansas Volunteer Infantry, 1898-1899, from the West Coast and the Philippine Islands.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Samuel Henry Brown was the Republican state senator from Marion County, Oregon, 1923-1933. In 1934 he was a candidate for the Republican nomination for governor.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains correspondence, 1906-1940, mainly concerning business of the Legislature and the 1934 race for governor. Also included are the letters of George M. Battersby, Co. M, 20th Regiment, Kansas Volunteer Infantry, 1898-1899, from the West Coast and the Philippine Islands.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Samuel Henry Brown Papers, Ax 120, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

InventoryReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1, Folder 1

CorrespondenceReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 2
1906-1931
1 3
1932-1933
1 4
January 1934-February 1934
1 5
March 1934-April 1934
1 6
May 1934
1 7
June 1934-October 1934
2 1
1935, 1940

SpeechesReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2, Folder 2

Bills Introduced in the LegislatureReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2, Folder 3

MiscellaneousReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2, Folder 4

George Battersby papersReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Letters
Box Folder
2 5
1898
2 6
1899
2 7
1903-1904
Box Folder
2 8
Miscellaneous

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Politicians--Oregon--Marion County
  • Personal Names :
  • Battersby, George M.
  • Battersby, George M.--Correspondence
  • Brown, Samuel Henry
  • Brown, Samuel Henry--Correspondence
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon--Politics and government--1859-1950
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Letters
  • Speeches