Oregon Folk League records, 1934-1941  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Siuslaw Bay Community (Organization).University of Oregon Folk League.
Title
Oregon Folk League records
Dates
1934-1941 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.025 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
B 096
Summary
The Oregon Folk League promoted and administered a social and recreation center located in Siuslaw Bay, Oregon for members of the University of Oregon community; members of the league also formed a non-profit corporation, the Siuslaw Bay Community Inc., which held title to the land used by the league. The collection (1934-1941) contains promotion and administrative documents, a land deed, correspondence, meeting minutes, plans and blueprints of the center, and a photograph.
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

The Oregon Folk League was a University of Oregon group devoted to "extension of educational and cultural activities of the University of Oregon." The group promoted the creation of a social and recreation center on Siuslaw Bay, Oregon for the use of University of Oregon faculty, staff, students, and supporters.

Members of the League organized a non-profit corporation, the Siuslaw Bay Community Inc., that held title to the land used by the recreation center. The League exercised the actual administration of the recreation center.

J. Warren Thayer was one of the promoters of the plan.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection (1934-1941) contains promotion and administrative documents, a land deed, correspondence, meeting minutes, plans and blueprints of the center, and a photograph.

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.

Archival material may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Oregon Folk League records, B 096, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • College environment--Oregon--Eugene
  • Community centers--Oregon--Lane County
  • Education, Higher--Social aspects--Oregon--Eugene
  • Education, Higher--Social aspects--Oregon--Lane County
  • Recreation centers--Oregon--Lane County
  • Universities and colleges--Oregon--Eugene
  • Corporate Names :
  • Siuslaw Bay Community (Organization)--Records and correspondence.
  • University of Oregon Folk League--Records and correspondence.
  • University of Oregon--Employees.
  • University of Oregon--Faculty.
  • University of Oregon--Students.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Administrative records
  • Blueprints
  • Correspondence
  • Deeds
  • Minutes
  • Photographs
  • Plans