Sidney Bazett Papers, 1960-1981  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Bazett, Sidney
Title
Sidney Bazett Papers
Dates
1960-1981 (inclusive)
Quantity
3 cubic ft., ((5 boxes))
Collection Number
Mss 1826
Summary
Papers of an Oregon state legislator from Josephine County who worked to preserve Oregon public beaches. Includes legislative files, correspondence, and scrapbooks.
Repository
Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Davies Family Research Library
Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
97205
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
libreference@ohs.org
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Sidney Bazett was a realtor, accountant, and political figure. He arrived in Grants Pass, Oregon, in 1946 and represented Josephine County as a Republican state legislator from 1961 to 1973. He focused primarily on the preservation of the state's beaches, serving on the Rules Committee and the Legislative Interim Committee. He also worked as a legislative consultant for the Professional Engineers of Oregon.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains subject reference files on issues and legislation, including files on a beach bill, 1967; files on Bazett's committee assignments, including Rules Committee and Legislative Interim Committee; files on Bazett's work as legislative consultant for the Professional Engineers of Oregon, 1976-1981; correspondence; and scrapbooks.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The Oregon Historical Society is the owner of the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the Research Library prior to any use of reproductions. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all of the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use of reproductions may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright owners.

Preferred Citation

Sidney Bazett Papers, Mss 1826, Oregon Historical Society Research Library

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

Series 1::  Subject and legislative files, 1960-1981Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/1
Republican campaigns
1960
1/2
Josephine County development
1961-1962
1/3
Senator Wayne Morse
1963-1967
1/4
Campaign
1964
1/5
HB 1268
1965
1/6
Governor's bills
1965
1/7
Judiciary
1965-1969
1/8
Highway beautification
1967
1/9
1 1/2 % property tax limit
1967
1/10
Congressional delegation
1967
1/11
Veterans bill
1967
1/12-16
HB 1601 -- Beach bill
1967
1/17
Bazett's bills
1967
1/18
Beach bills
1965-1969
1/19
Governor's office
1967-1968
1/20
Highway improvement
1968-1970
1/21
Governor's bills
1967-1968
1/22
Speech material
1967-1970
1/23
Economic education
1968
1/24
Historic preservation
1968
1/25
Advisory committee
1968
1/26
HB 1045 -- Beach bill
1969
1/27
Congressional delegation
1969-1970
1/28
Taxes
1969
1/29
Veterans and property
1969
1/30
Endorsements
1969-1970
1/31
HB 1003
1969
1/32
Campaign
1970
1/33
Budget
1970
1/34
Interim Committee
1970
1/35
Campus unrest
1970
1/36
Education
1970
2/1
Oregon Council on Economic Education
1971
2/2
Oregon State Bar
1971
2/3
Redwood Empire Association
1971
2/4
Military retirees
1971
2/5
SB 687; SB 224
1971
2/6
Liquor
1971
2/7
Art Kellert
1971
2/8
Sessions
1971
2/9
PGE
1971
2/10
Legislative requests
1971
2/11
Welfare
1971-1972
2/12
Campaign
1972
2/13
Speech
1971
2/14-16
Legislative Council
1972
2/17
Elections
1972
2/18
Matt Kramer
1972
2/19
No-fault insurance
1972
2/20
Association of Oregon Industries
1973
2/21
Attorney General's report
1973
2/22
Education record
1973
2/23
Military retirees
1973
2/24
Miscellaneous legislation
1973
2/25
Rules Committee
1973
2/26
HB 2378
1973
2/27
Unions
1973
2/28
Internships
1973
2/29
Liquor licensing
1973
2/30
Agriculture
1973
2/31
Transportation
1973
2/32
Veteran health
1973
2/33
Grants Pass HS; Oregon Model
1973
2/34
Disturbance in public park
1973
2/35
Real Estate Department
1973
2/36
SB 227
1973
2/37
State/Federal affairs
1973
2/38
Park/Recreation acquisition
undated
2/39
Republican Caucus
1973
2/40
News releases
1973
2/41
Judicial reform
1973
2/42
Oregon wilderness
1973
2/43
Hot line
1973
2/44
Alchohol/drugs
1973
2/45
HB 2672—Tourist tax
1973
2/46
HB 2675—Minimum sentence, weapons possession
1973
2/47
HB 2380—Death penalty
1973
2/48
HB 2318—Guide licensing
1973
2/49
HB 1343—Comparative negligence
1973
2/50-51
SB 72—Mortgage loans (student report)
1973
2/52
Government program areas
1973
2/53
Information requests
1973
2/54
HJR 12; HB 2184
1973
2/55
Equal Rights Amendment
1973
2/56
Acupuncture
1973
2/57
Economic development
1973
2/58
Abortions
1973
2/59
Land use planning
1973
3/1
Interim Committee
1974
3/2
Salem Home Builders
1974
3/3
Public relations
1974
3/4-6
8th term
1974
3/7
Ballot
1974 May
3/8
End of 8th term
1974
3/9
House, listings
1974
3/10
Visitor Information Center (REA)
1974
3/11
Wholesale tobacco dealers
1975
3/12
Motion pictures
1975
3/13
Joint Fire Service Committee
1975
3/14
Turkeys
1975
3/15
Proposed bills
1976
3/16
Fire (minutes)
1976
3/17
Russel
1976
3/18
Dale
1976
3/19
Fire Committee
1976
3/20
Prospective
1976
3/21
Capitol Club
1977-1978
3/22
Transportation Task Force
1977
3/23
Fire bills
1977
3/24
Legislative consulting
1977-1978
3/25
OFC Assocation
1978
3/26
Receipts (primary)
1978
3/27
Life insurance
1978
3/28
YMCA
1978
3/29
Auto-Pac
1978
3/30-35
PEO
1976-1980
3/36-39
Professional Engineers of Oregon—Legislative reports
1979-1981
3/40
Oregon Fire Chiefs Association—Legislative reports
1979
3/41
Oregon Propane Gas Association—Legislative reports
1979
3/42
CH2M Hill
1979
3/43
Fire
1979
3/44
Trailer Life
1980

Series 2::  Publicity materials, undatedReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
4/1
Photographs
undated
4/2
Biographical sketches
undated

Series 3::  Correspondence and ephemera, 1960-1981Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
4/3
Thank you and congratulation notes
undated
4/4
Personal correspondence and invitations
undated
4/5
Miscellaneous correspondence
undated
4/6
Ephemera
undated

Series 4::  Awards/Certificates, 1960-1981Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
4/7
Awards and certificates
undated

Series 5::  Scrapbooks, 1961-1965Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Volume
Vol. I
Legislative sessions
Jan.-May 1961
Vol. II
Legislative sessions
Sept.-Dec. 1962
Vol. III
Legislative sessions
Jan.-May 1963
Vol. IV
Legislative sessions
Jan.-June 1965

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Beaches--Law and legislation--Oregon
  • Legislators--Oregon.
  • Personal Names :
  • Bazett, Sidney
  • Corporate Names :
  • Oregon. Legislative Assembly
  • Professional Engineers of Oregon
  • Republican Party (Or.)
  • Geographical Names :
  • Josephine County (Or.)--History--20th century
  • Oregon--Politics and government--20th century
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Photographs
  • Scrapbooks

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top