Oswald West papers, 1910-1940  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
West, Oswald, 1873-1960
Title
Oswald West papers
Dates
1910-1940 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.5 linear feet, (1 container)  :  1 manuscript box
Collection Number
Ax 174
Summary
Oswald West (1873-1960) was an attorney in Portland, Oregon, and served as governor of Oregon from 1911 until 1915. The collection (1910-1940) contains correspondence, campaign broadsides from 1910, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings by and about West, and photographs.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

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Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).


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The collection (1910-1940) contains correspondence, campaign broadsides from 1910, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings by and about West, and photographs..

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Governors--Oregon
  • Lawyers--Oregon--Portland
  • Political campaigns--Oregon
  • Politicians--Oregon
  • Personal Names :
  • West, Oswald, 1873-1960
  • West, Oswald, 1873-1960
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon--Politics and government--1859-1950
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Broadsides
  • Campaign literature
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Photographs
  • Scrapbooks