C. C. McCollach letters and scrapbook, 1906-1937  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Correspondent
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931McColloch, Claude
Title
C. C. McCollach letters and scrapbook
Dates
1906-1937 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.15 linear feet, (1 volume, 1 folder)
Collection Number
A 075
Summary
McColloch was judge of the U. S. District Court, Portland, Ore. In 1906, then a student at Stanford University, he did volunteer work in San Francisco after the earthquake and fire. This collection includes correspondences and a scrapbook.
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


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Claude Charles (C.C.) McColloch (1888-1959) was an Oregon lawyer and later district court judge. As a student at Stanford University, he did volunteer work in San Francisco after the great earthquake of 1906. He was appointed as judge of the U. S. District Court in Portland, Oregon in 1937.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection consists of three letters and several mementos relating to C. C. McCollach's experiences. In June 1906 he wrote an article for the Portland Oregonian critical of the Stanford administration. The correspondence includes two letters from David Starr Jordan censuring McColloch for the article and threatening expulsion. The scrapbook consists of clippings about McColloch's nomination and appointment as district judge in 1937.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], C. C. McCollach letters and scrapbook, A 075, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • District courts--Oregon
  • Judges--Oregon
  • Corporate Names :
  • Stanford University..
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Letters
  • Scrapbooks