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Pauline Walton diaries and correspondence, 1927-1963

Overview of the Collection

Walton, Pauline, 1879-1966
Pauline Walton diaries and correspondence
1927-1963 (inclusive)
1.0 linear feet, (2 containers)
Collection Number
Ax 674
Pauline Walton (1879-1966) was the daughter of Joshua J. Walton, who was the secretary of the University of Oregon Board of Regents. The collection (1927-1963) contains eighteen volumes of diaries, with mostly daily entries, and correspondence.
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

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

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 (1927-1963) contains eighteen volumes of diaries, with the following date ranges: 1927; 1935-1938; 1949; 1952-1961; 1963. The diaries contain almost daily entries, covering a remarkable number of decades, with summaries of events great and small.

There are also folders of correspondence, filed by date.

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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], Pauline Walton diaries and correspondence, Ax 674, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

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