Religion collection, circa 1821-1982  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Religion collection
Dates
circa 1821-1982 (inclusive)
Quantity
3 cubic feet (6 boxes and 1 custom box)
2 microfilm reels.
Collection Number
Mss 1517
Summary
Collection of materials assembled by the Oregon Historical Society relating to religious organizations in Oregon, ca. 1821-1982.
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.

Additional Reference Guides

Incomplete inventory of this collection is available in the Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Conversion of this record was made possible by a grant from the National Historic Publications and Records Commission, an agency of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection of materials assembled by the Oregon Historical Society relating to religious organizations in Oregon, ca. 1821-1982. Organizations include: First Molalla Church of Regular Baptist, 1849-1864; Zion Lutheran Church of Portland, 1889-1932; City of Rajneeshpuram, 1982-1985; Carlton Christian Church, 1879-1891; Church of England (Anglican Church), 1860; Russian Orthodox Church, 1928; Other items include essays and ephemera relating to other Christian organizations in Oregon and the Brisbine family Bible.

Collection of materials assembled by the Oregon Historical Society relating to religious organizations in Oregon, ca. 1821-1982. Organizations include: First Molalla Church of Regular Baptist, 1849-1864; Zion Lutheran Church of Portland, 1889-1932; City of Rajneeshpuram, 1982-1985; Carlton Christian Church, 1879-1891; Church of England (Anglican Church), 1860; Russian Orthodox Church, 1928; Other items include essays and ephemera relating to other Christian organizations in Oregon and the Brisbine family Bible.

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 the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use of reproductions may required seeking additional authorization from the copyright holders.

Preferred Citation

Religion Collection, Mss 1517, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Christian communities -- Oregon.
  • Christianity and other religions -- Oregon.
  • Rajneeshees -- Oregon -- Rajneeshpuram.
  • Religion -- Oregon.
  • Russian Orthodox churches -- Oregon.
  • Corporate Names :
  • Carlton Christian Church (Carlton, Or.)
  • Church of England -- British Columbia.
  • First Molalla Church of Regular Baptist (Molalla, Or.)
  • St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church (Portland, Or.)
  • Zion Lutheran Church (Portland, Or.)
  • Family Names :
  • Brisbine family.
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon -- Churches.
  • Rajneeshpuram (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Administrative records. -- aat
  • Ephemera. -- aat
  • Essays. -- aat
  • Newsletters. -- aat
  • Pamphlets. -- aat