La Creole Academy records, December 13, 1892  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
La Creole Academy.
Title
La Creole Academy records
Dates
December 13, 1892
Quantity
0.025 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
CA 1892 Dec 13
Summary
La Creole Academic Institute was built in 1846 between the towns of La Creole and Dallas, Oregon as a non-sectarian, liberal arts college; the name of the school would later change to La Creole Academy. The collection (1892) contains student essays hand-written on Academy writing stationery on physical geography, rhetoric, algebra, Latin, the solar system, and book keeping subjects. The collection also includes a journal of the minutes of the faculty of Dallas College, dating from 1904 to 1914.
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

La Creole Academic Institute was built in 1846 between the towns of La Creole and Dallas, Oregon as a non-sectarian, liberal arts college; the name of the school would later change to La Creole Academy.

[Source: Eighth Biennial Report of the Superintendent of Public Instruction of the State of Oregon, presented to the Legislative Assembly, Regular Session, 1889. pg. 69].

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection (1892) contains short student essays hand-written on Academy writing stationery on subjects such as physical geography, rhetoric, algebra, Latin, the solar system, and book keeping. The collection also includes a journal of the minutes of the faculty of Dallas College, which was born of the 1900 merger of La Creole Academy and Lafayette Seminary. The journal dates from 1904 to 1914.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], La Creole Academy records, CA 1892 Dec 13, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • College prose, American--Oregon--Dallas
  • College students' writings, American--Oregon--Dallas
  • College students--Oregon--Dallas--Manuscripts
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Education, Higher--Oregon--Dallas--History--19th century
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Oregon--Dallas
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Oregon--Polk County
  • Oregon
  • Universities and colleges--Oregon--Dallas
  • Corporate Names :
  • La Creole Academy--Records and correspondence.
  • La Creole Academy--Students.
  • Geographical Names :
  • Dallas (Or.)--History--19th century
  • Polk County (Or.)--History--19th century
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Essays