Robert Aubrey Miller papers, 1856-1932  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Miller, Robert A. (Robert Aubrey), 1854-1941
Title
Robert Aubrey Miller papers
Dates
1856-1932 (inclusive)
Quantity
7.5 linear feet, (13 containers)
Collection Number
Ax 070
Summary
Robert Aubrey Miller (1854-1941) graduated from Willamette University in Salem, Oregon in 1878, and began a law practice in Jacksonville, Oregon, served in the Oregon House of Representatives, and was as an aide to Governor Sylvester Pennoyer. The collection contains correspondence, letterpress volumes, a diary, proceedings of the Jacksonville District Pomona Grange (1876-1879), a Willamette University memorandum book, scrapbooks of clippings, speeches, Southern Oregon District Fair material, books of poems, excerpts from The Hesperian, a literary magazine edited by Miller, and photographs.
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
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Robert Aubrey Miller (1854-1941) graduated from Willamette University in Salem, Oregon in 1878, began a law practice in Jacksonville, Oregon, served in the Oregon House of Representatives from district 19, and as an aide to Governor Sylvester Pennoyer. He later moved to Oregon City and Portland, Oregon. He was active in politics, a Democrat, president of the Willamette Valley Chautauqua Association, member of the Jacksonville District Pomona Grange, and frequently addressed pioneer gatherings.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains correspondence, letterpress volumes, diary, proceedings of the Jacksonville District Pomona Grange (1876-1879), a Willamette University memorandum book, scrapbooks of clippings, speeches, material on the Southern Oregon District Fair (1890), books of poems, excerpts from The Hesperian, a literary magazine edited by Miller, and photographs.

Correspondence (about 300 letters) consists of incoming letters, 1877-1939, including letters from Sylvester Pennoyer, Eva E. Dye, George E. Chamberlain, the Bryan State Committee (W. E. Burke), the Democratic State Central Committee, and the Willamette Valley Chautauqua Association.

The ten letterpress volumes (1887-1902) contain mostly attorney business and correspondence.

The diary is titled, "Journal of a trip to the cave in Josephine County, August 13-19, 1878."

Photographs (PH108) include tinytypes, cartes de viste, prints, cabinets and boudoirs of Robert Miller, family and friends, and other Oregonians.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Robert Aubrey Miller papers, Ax 070, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

PapersReturn to Top

6.5 linear feet

Photographs (PH108)Return to Top

1.5 linear feet
Miller, Robert A. (Robert Aubrey), 1854-1941
Container(s) Description Dates
Box
10
Tintypes
PH108_00001: Robert Miller
1.0 photographic print
2.25 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00002: [Man with pipe?]
1.0 photographic print
2.25 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00003: [Two girls]
1.0 photographic print
2.25 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00004: [Young woman, tinted]
1.0 photographic print
2.25 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00005: [Girl with doll, badly damaged]
1.0 photographic print
2.25 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00006: [Child, damaged]
1.0 photographic print
2.25 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00008: [Robert A. Miller as young man]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00009: [Robert A. Miller as young man]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00010: [Robert A. Miller and friend as young men]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00011: [Robert A. Miller as young man]
1.0 photographic print
2.25 x 4 inches
McCauley, John of San Jose, CA
1860s
PH108_00012: Miss Laura Thorton, Ashland, Oregon, Sept. 1th 1879. [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1879 Sep 11
PH108_00013: [Robert A. Miller and friend as young men]
1.0 photographic print
2.25 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108_00014: Evan Reames, U.S. Senator from Jacksonville, "Lieut. Evan Reames, July Lake, Oregon" [Portrait. Blind stamped mount, backed by ruled paper]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s circa
PH108_00015: Dora Reames [Portrait on red-patterned mount, backed by ruled paper]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s circa
PH108_00016: Emma L. Dickenson of Portland [Standing portrait with tree]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1883
PH108_00017: Robert A. Miller, Walter Jewell and Rob Kahler
1.0 photographic print
2.25 x 4 inches
1860s
PH108-00246: [Rob Kahler]
11
Cartes de visite
PH108_00272: Miss Annie Miller, of Jacksonville. [Sister of Robert A. Miller]
1.0 photographic print
Bosco & Megler of Portland, OR
undated
PH108_00225: Nettie Cooke. [Shust [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Davidson Brothers of Portland, OR (1877-1890)
1877-1878
PH108_00263: Miss Georgie S. Carpenter, of Salem, May 26, 1876.
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Brinkerhoff, E.A. of Salem, OR
1876
PH108_00129: [Portrait of young woman]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Flaglor, A.P. of Eureka, CA
1870s
PH108_00128: [Portrait of young couple]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Hassler, Prof. of San Jose, CA
1870s
PH108_00109: Willie Miller, Sept. 19, 1875, brother of Robert A. Miller
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Smith, F.A. of Salem, OR
1880s circa
PH108_00127: [Portrait of young man] Jan. 1, 1872
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1872 Jan 1
PH108_00126: [Portrait of woman]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00125: From Nancy W. McChitiss [?] [Portrait of couple with girl]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00124: [Portrait of young couple, cancelled stamp on verso]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Winter, J.A. of Eugene City, OR
1870s
PH108_00123: [Portrait of two young boys]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Winter, J.A. of Eugene City, OR
1870s
PH108_00122: [Portrait of young couple]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Britt, Peter (1818-1905) of Jacksonville, OR
1870s
PH108_00120: [Portrait of man]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00119: [Portrait of woman]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Vance's Gallery, C.L. Weed of San Francisco, CA
1870s
PH108_00118: [Portrait of couple]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Britt, Peter (1818-1905) of Jacksonville, OR
1870s
PH108_00117: [Portrait of man]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00116: [Portrait of child]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00115: [Portrait of woman and young girl]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00114: [Portrait of little girl, cancelled stamp on verso]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00113: [Portrait of young woman]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
1870s
PH108_00112: [Portrait of woman]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00111: [Portrait of woman]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00110: [Portrait of middle-aged couple]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1870s
PH108_00108: Capt. Joseph Hyzer
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Britt, Peter (1818-1905) of Jacksonville, OR
1860s
PH108_00107: Dr. Mill, Jacksonville
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Britt, Peter (1818-1905) of Jacksonville, OR
1860s
PH108_00106: Col. Robert A. Miller, 1860s.
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Britt, Peter (1818-1905) of Jacksonville, OR
1860s
PH108_00105: [Robert A. Miller]
1.0 photographic print
1 x 3 inches
Sperry the artist
1880s circa
PH108_00105: Robert A. Miller. "Compliments of Robert A. Miller. Delenda est carthago." [2 copies]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Johnson, W.P. & Co. of Salem, OR
1873-1888
PH108_00104: Robert A. Miller. "Compliments of Robert A. Miller. Nemo me impuno lacessit."
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Buchtel & Stolte of Portland, OR (1873-1880 c.)
1870s-1880s circa
PH108_00103: Yours truly, Robert A. Miller, 1845
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Wright's Art and Portrait Gallery of San Jose, CA
1880s circa
PH108_00102: Robert A. Miller, 1841, Salem, OR.
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1880s circa
PH108_00101: [Portrait of woman]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1880s circa
PH108_00466: Jennie Levy [Portrait on calling card]
1.0 photographic print
2 x 3.5 inches
1870s circa
PH108_00258: G. G. Newberry, of Jacksonville. [Portrait, "miniature photo", printed border]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 1.5 inches
Walsh of Trenton, NJ
1870s
PH108_00228: Eva Wilson [Studio portrait, standing by table with books. Geometric floor.]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1880s circa
PH108_00240: M.N. May, San Jose, Calif. [Portrait of young man. "Enameled by N. Weston's U.S. Patent."]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Weston, N.
1875
PH108_00232: Miss Hattie Reames [portrait, leaning on hand. San Jose and Jacksonville addresses.]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Luryea Bros. of San Jose, CA
1880s circa
PH108_00241: Ida Martin, 1876 [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Morse's Palace of Art, San Francisco, CA
1876
PH108_00243: Rebecca Van Eaton [Portrait, tinted]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Howlands, B.F. of San Jose
1870s
PH108_00244: Sol Sachs [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
Watkins, Carlton E. (1829-1916)
1870s
PH108_00245: Walter Jewell [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Edouart & Cobb of San Francisco, CA
1870s
PH108_00465: Mrs. J. N. T. Miller of Jacksonville, Oregon, mother of Col. R.A. Miller [Portrait, seated, with arm rest.]
1.0 photographic print
5.50 x 8 inches
undated
PH108_00262: Eliza Miller, Salem, now Mrs. J.R. Coleman [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
undated
PH108_00266: Mrs. Tracy of Jacksonville? [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00267: Mr. Tracy of Jacksonville? [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00268: Cullie Miller, of Salem. [Portrait, seated in elaborately carved photographer's chair]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00276: Timothy Davenport, Homer Davenport's father [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00277: Homer Davenport and mother [Portrait, child wears dress]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00371: Ella Paine [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Buchtel & Stolte of Portland, OR (1873-1880 c.)
1873-1880 circa
PH108_00372: R.J. Nicheles [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Smith, F.A. of Salem, OR
undated
PH108_00373: Mrs. W.B. Allen [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Buchtel & Stolte of Portland, OR (1873-1880 c.)
1873-1880 circa
PH108_00287: Hattie Beach
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
not yet assigned
PH108_00278: Mary Gray Pinkham [Seated portrait, with coronet of braids.] [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Edy, Jas. N. of Brantford, Ontario
1870s
PH108_00264: Lulu Baker. "Remember the one to whom you were introduced after a very hard time." [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Marden & Brodeck of San Francisco, CA
1870s
PH108_00274: Emmit Miller Jeston [Portrait, spelling of last word uncertain. Nice mount]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00279: S. Rice [Portrait of man]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Warren of Cambridgeport, MA
1870s
PH108_00282: Charles Samuels [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00285: Mrs. J.B. White [Portrait, standing in studio, same studio as 287]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00288: Phoebe Skinner [Portrait of Eugene Skinner's daughter? Standing studio portrait, with books]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00290: Carolita Jacks [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00291: Mrs. Glenn [Portrait standing in studio, geometric floor pattern, brocade covered table]
1.0 photographic print
undated
PH108_00292: Mr. Glenn [Portrait standing in studio, floral carpet and brocade covered table. Holds stove-pipe hat. Floral design on verso]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00293: Mary Greer [Portrait, full-length seated in brocade chair]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Briggs, N. of Galesburg, IL
1870s
PH108_00295: Aunt Sallie Davenport [Portrait, seated with elaborate cap, holding book. Floral design on verso]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00296: Mrs. Howe [Portrait standing, by studio pillar.]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Vance's Gallery, C.L. Weed of San Francisco, CA
1870s
PH108_00298: Melvina Risley [Portrait, leaning on photographer's support. Red border.]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00300: Byron Greer [Portrait, vignette]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00301: Patrick J. McManus of Jacksonville. [Portrait, full-length studio, floral carpet and brocade-covered table. Floral design on verso]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00302: Laura McManus of Jacksonville. [Portrait, full-length studio. Geometic floor, brocade-covered table]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
undated
PH108_00303: Joe Pinkham [Portrait, standing in bare room. Boxer or bull terrier at feet.]
1.0 photographic print
1870s
PH108_00304: Donna M. Colver [Portrait, standing full-length. Geometric floor, brocade-covered table]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00226: Sallie A. Bailey, of San Jose, Calif., 1875.
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Heering, F.J., of San Jose, CA
1875
PH108_00224: Edward C. Robinson, taken July 22, age 21 years [Portrait of young man ]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Bluett & Ferndon of Oakland, CA
1890s circa
PH108_00223: Miss Amelia Cranston
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Hough, Wm. J., of Martinez
1880s circa
PH108_00221: Ike Sachs, Jacksonville.
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Morse, G.D. of San Francisco, CA
1867-1871
PH108_00214: Judge P.P. Prim, of Jacksonville. [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1880s circa
PH108_00220: Kittie Breck [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1883, May 29
PH108_00250: James A. Bailey [Portrait, also has pencilled name that may read "Jermaine Darling".]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Howlands, B.F. of San Jose
1870s-1880s
PH108_00271: Annie Miller, of Jacksonville. [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Abell & Welsch (1880)
1876-1877
PH108_00246: Dora Simpson [Portrait of young woman with black bow at neck and jewelry. Decorated hair ribbon. Another pencilled name is illegible]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00234: [Portrait of Lizzie May Menzies]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
1876-1877
PH108_00238: John Simons
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Britt, Peter (1818-1905) of Jacksonville, OR
not yet assigned
PH108_00255: D. B. Rea [Portrait of man with beard]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Opposition Photographer's Gallery of San Francisco, CA
1870s
PH108_00251: Octa Mabel Bruner, San Jose, Calif. [portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Howlands, B.F. of San Jose
1870s
PH108_00261: Laura C. Bailey, Santa Clara, Calif. "The belle of the school, without a rival, the prettiest, the wittiest, the one you loved best." [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
Wright's Art and Portrait Gallery of San Jose, CA
1870s
PH108_00259: Clara Meacham [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 2.5 inches
1870s
PH108_00121: [Portrait of woman and little girl]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Saggie
1870s
PH108-00245: [Robert Miller]
12
Prints, Cabinets and miscellaneous
PH108_00142: Robert A. Miller
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Cherrington Bros.of Salem, OR
1891-1893
PH108_01006: Miss Hattie Reames, Jacksonville, Or, April 10, 1888
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Britt, Peter (1818-1905) of Jacksonville, OR
1888
PH108_03193: Sam Simpson, Oregon poet. Student at Willamette University with Col. Robert A. Miller. [Copy print of boudoir print]
1.0 photographic print
7 x 4.5 inches
Cronise Studio, Salem, OR (1892-1907)
1880s circa
PH108_00156: Feeding the horse, Landseer [Engraving]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
1880s circa
PH108_00155: [Girl on horse in mountains]
1.0 photographic print
3 x 4 inches
1910s circa
PH108_00153: [Portrait of young man]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 6 inches
1880s circa
PH108_00152: [Four people at car in parking lot, possibly at Timberline]
1.0 photographic print
3 x 3 inches
1930s circa
PH108_00151: [Four people picnicking at car in parking lot, possibly at Timberline]
1.0 photographic print
3 x 3 inches
1930s circa
PH108_00150: [Four people looking down big snowbank, possibly at Timberline]
1.0 photographic print
3 x 3 inches
1930s circa
PH108_00149: [Young man in garden, wearing military or scout uniform]
1.0 photographic print
3 x 3 inches
1915 circa
PH108_00148: [House on river]
1.0 photographic print
4 x 5 inches
1900 circa
PH108_00147: [Girl in garden]
1.0 photographic print
3 x 5 inches
1915 circa
PH108_00146: [Two women in parlor]
1.0 photographic print
3 x 3 inches
1890-1910 circa
PH108_00145: [Man and woman in garden]
1.0 photographic print
3 x 5 inches
1910 circa
PH108_00144: Robert A. Miller. "Most respectfully, Robert A. Miller, July 25, 1882, Portland, Oregon."
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
1882
PH108_00143: Robert A. Miller
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Davies of Portland
1870s-1880s
PH108_01018: Frank W. Gilbert of Salem, Oregon [Portrait, with statue]
1.0 photographic print
Houseworth of San Francisco, CA
1890s circa
PH108_00139: Salem picnic at the Oil Co. [?] 1915 [Group portrait]
1.0 photographic print
3.5 x 5 inches
1915
PH108_00138: [Woman on mountain trail]
1.0 photographic print
3.5 x 5 inches
1910s-1920s
PH108_00137: [Cat in garden]
1.0 photographic print
5 x 6 inches
1930s
PH108_01035: W. H. Parker
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Cherrington, Thomas J. of Salem, OR
1888-1889
PH108_01011: Ida Martin. [portrait of young woman with lace collar, earrings and hair ornament]
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Morse's Palace of Art, San Francisco, CA
1880 circa
PH108_01013: Henry H. Gilfrey, June 26th 1878 [portrait of man involved in Oregon legal cases, esp. Muller v. Oregon, re limit to work hours for women]
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Bradley & Rulofsen of San Francisco, CA
1878 Jun 26
PH108_01042: Charles Nickell, Nov. 16th 1879 [portrait, possibly Mickell]
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Bradley & Rulofsen of San Francisco, CA
1879 Nov 16
PH108_00133: [Group portrait with Dr. Hedlund]
1.0 photographic print
5 x 7 inches
1930s
PH108_00132: [Group portrait with Dr. Hedlund]
1.0 photographic print
5 x 7 inches
1930s
PH108_00131: Dr. E.T. Hedlund
1.0 photographic print
5 x 7 inches
1930s
PH108_00130: Robert A. Miller, Jacksonville, Oregon, 1878.
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
1878
PH108_01032: E.L. Smith
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Cherrington, Thomas J. of Salem, OR
1865
PH108_01033: Walter Graves [or Waller]
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
1888
PH108_03006: Gov. Sylvester Pennoyer [Portrait, Pennoyer's autograph on back. Governor Oregon (1886-1894) and mayor of Portland, Oregon (1896-1898)]
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Crawford, James .G. of Albany, OR (1850-1929)
1886-1890s circa
PH108_01025a: Adolphus McClaine, Silverton, Oregon
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
1879
PH108_01008: Ed Frazier, Salem, Oregon, Jan. 17, 1883.
1.0 photographic print
Shuster, H. S. [Salem, OR]
1883
PH108_01124: J.E Stuart, Artist. Portland, Oregon, August 4, 1883. [Posed with pallette and maul stick.]
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
1883 Aug. 4
PH108_01014: Hon. J.C. Moore, Oregon state legislature of 1889
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Catterlin, F.J. (Frances Judd) of Salem
1889
PH108_01007: Ada May Steiver
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
1879-1882
PH108_01005: Elizabeth McNary, "Lizzie," class of '78.
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
1878
PH108_01027: Col. Merrill
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Abell & Sons of Portland, Or
1884-1886
PH108_01010: J.T. Gregg, of Salem, Oregon. [Autographed portrait.]
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Pickerill & Catterlin of Salem, OR
1886-1887
PH108_01213: Col. Robert A. Miller of Portland, editor of "The Hesperian" in 1883-84 [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
4.5 x 5.5 inches
undated
PH108_01181: Col. Robert A. Miller Portland, Or, age about 86 years. Mr. Miller is son of J.N.T. Miller, Jacksonville
1.0 unknown
1939
PH108_01031: F. H. Moore of St. Helens, Oregon. [Portrait with artistic frame within image.]
1.0 photographic print
4.25 x 6.5 inches
Catterlin, F.J. (Frances Judd) of Salem
undated
PH108_00244: [Football game, Chatauqua dome in background]
1.0 photographic print
5 x 7 inches
Cheney, Edith C. of Oregon City, OR (1896-1905)
1910-1920s circa
PH108_00154: [Portrait of woman]
1.0 photographic print
3 x 3 inches
1880s circa
PH108_01025: John Barneburg, March 1st, 1883 [Portrait with rustic studio background and props. Barneburg was a Medford resident and member of a pioneer family.]
1.0 photographic print
2.5 x 3.75 inches
Davidson, Isaac Grundy of Portland, OR (1845-1922)
1883 Mar 1
PH108-00140: [Portrait of Young woman]
PH108_00136: Mrs. Avard Fairbanks by her husband, 1930 [Sculptured bust of woman]
1.0 photographic print
5 x 7 inches
1930
PH108-01036: [Portrait Rober A. Miller]
PH108-01048: [Honorable E.L. Smith]
PH108_00134: [Girl with sheepdog in garden]
1.0 photographic print
5 x 6 inches
1910s
13
Boudoirs, larger prints
PH108_00160: Eight International Convention, League of Western Writers,Aug. 14-18, 1934, Multnomah Hotel [Group posed in front of hotel]
1.0 photographic print
8 x 10 inches
Photo Art Studios
1934 Aug
PH108_00158: [Robert Miller's office]
1.0 photographic print
7 x 9 inches
not yet assigned
PH108_03147: Old Chautauqua Pavilion at Gladstone, Oregon. July 16, 1895. Robert A. Miller. [View from back of hall of audience, mostly women, and speakers on dais. Flags draped for decoration. Miller & wife were Chautauqua officers.]
1.0 photographic print
5.25 x 8.5 inches
1895 Jul 16
PH108_04077: Mrs. G.N.T. Miller, Jacksonville, Oregon. Mother of Col. Robert A. Miller [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
5.5 x 7.25 inches
1880s circa
PH108_06004: First grape vineyard in Oregon. Grown on the J.N.T. Miller place near Jacksonville. [Five men and a woman stand in a field of loose grapevines. A building is visible in background. "Col. Robert A. Miller" written on back.]
1.0 photographic print
7 x 9 inches
1890s circa
PH108_06018: Falls of the Willamette River [View from lower water level of rock outcrops and waterfalls. Notation on back: "Property of Robert A. Miller, Oregon City, Oregon."]
1.0 photographic print
7 x 8 inches
Cheney, Edith C. of Oregon City, OR (1896-1905)
1896-1905
PH108_04051: Mrs. Grubb, later the wife of Col. Robert A. Miller Mrs. Grubb was for many years superintendent of Salem Schools, Salem, Oregon. [Portrait]
1.0 photographic print
8 x 11 inches
Aune of Portland, OR
1890 circa
PH108_03007: Gov. Sylvester Pennoyer [Portrait. "Col. Robert A. Miller" on back. Britt advertisement on back]
1.0 photographic print
5.25 x 5.5 inches
Britt, Peter (1818-1905) of Jacksonville, OR
undated
PH108_03000: Myron Rhroades [sic], typo in "Hesperian" office. Known as Buttons. [Portrait of young man, typographer.]
1.0 photographic print
5.25 x 8.5 inches
Thwaites of Portland, OR
1884 Apr 19
PH108_00886: [Bathers at the shore, 1900.]
1.0 photographic print
5 x 8.5 inches
Partridge, Edward J (1856-1891)
1900
PH108_06197: Office of Robert A. Miller [Attorney's office with roll-top desk and stenographer's workstation. Robert A. Miller, lawyer; Lilian M. Hackleman, stenographer; C.C. Lewis, client; and H. G. Lake, atty. View out windows to other downtown buildings.]
1.0 photographic print
7 x 5 inches
1910s-1920s
PH108_00243: [Girl in half-moon frame]
1.0 photographic print
5 x 8 inches
Abell, Frank G., 1844-1910
not yet assigned

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Legislators--Oregon
  • Politicians--Oregon
  • Personal Names :
  • Miller, Robert A. (Robert Aubrey), 1854-1941
  • Miller, Robert A. (Robert Aubrey), 1854-1941--Correspondence
  • Miller, Robert A. (Robert Aubrey), 1854-1941--Diaries
  • Geographical Names :
  • Jacksonville (Or.)--Social life and customs
  • Oregon--Politics and government--1859-1950
  • Oregon--Social life and customs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Cartes de visite
  • Correspondence
  • Diaries
  • Photographs
  • Scrapbooks
  • Speeches
  • Tintypes