Herbert C. Miller Papers, 1883-1959  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Miller, Herbert C., D.D.S., M.D.
Title
Herbert C. Miller Papers
Dates
1883-1959 (inclusive)
Quantity
2.0 linear feet
Collection Number
2010-010
Summary
Dr. Herbert C. Miller, D.D.S., M.D., was born in 1864, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He graduated from the Missouri Dental College in 1885 and from the St. Louis Medical College in 1887. Dr. Miller founded the North Pacific College of Dentistry in 1898. As president, he gave North Pacific College of Dentistry to the State of Oregon in 1945. He died, December 20, 1947, at his new home, Newport, Oregon. The collection consists of personal papers and photographs and professional documents from Herbert Miller's career as an early dentist in the Pacific Northwest.
Repository
Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
OHSU Historical Collections & Archives
Oregon Health & Science University
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd. MC:LIB
Portland, OR
97239
Telephone: 503-494-5587
hcaref@ohsu.edu
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Oregon Health & Science University


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Dr. Herbert C. Miller, D.D.S., M.D., was born June 19, 1864, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

Educated at the Missouri Dental college, where he obtained his D.D.S. in 1885. Completed M.D. at St. Louis Medical College in 1887.

Began practice in Nebraska City, Nebraska, 1887. Arrived in Portland January 7, 1891, where he entered his practice. Became American citizen January 6, 1894. Founded North Pacific College of Dentistry in 1898, the building was erected in 1910. Discontinued practice and devoted time soley to school in 1912. As president, he gave North Pacific College of Dentistry to the State of Oregon in 1945.

Died, December 20, 1947, at his new home, Newport, Oregon.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection consists of 4 document boxes, which contain certificates, registration cards, photographs and slides, and other personal items which identify the Miller family and document examples of their various achievements and roles in life.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The OHSU Historical Collections & Archives is the owner of the materials and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the OHSU HC&A before any reproduction use. The OHSU HC&A does not necessarily hold copyright to all of the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright owners.

Preferred Citation

Herbert C. Miller Papers, Accession no. 2010-010, Historical Collections & Archives, Oregon Health & Science University.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Description
Certificate: Oregon State Dental Association - honorary life time membership
Registration cards: Missouri Dental College, lecture sessions and annual registration
Description Dates
F1 Herbert Miller documents
Passport: Horace M Miller
Herbert C. Miller R.S.V.P. birthday dinner
1945
Certificates
Oregon Oral Surgery Society
1952 March
Oregon Dental Association
1960 March
British Columbia Dental Association
1956 May
Journal: August 1943 - February 1944
Loose leaf approval books
F2 Carolyn Schutte - Photographs
Fond Memories Summer 1966
32 European vacation photos
1966-1967
Unidentified group photo - undated
Unidentified group photo - September 1967
Unidentified female, unidentified male, Carolyn Schutte - September 1967
Carolyn Schutte - Jun 1967
Carolyn Schutte and Wendy the dog - undated
Carolyn Schutte with unidentified group - undated
Unidentified female, Carolyn Schutte, unidentified male
Unidentifed man with Catolyn Schutte
Carolyn Schutte with unidentified group - September 1967
Carolyn Schutte, unidentified male, unidentified female - September 1967
Carolyn Schutte - September 1966
Unidentified male, Carolyn Schutte, unidentified female - September 1967
Swiss Family Robinson sign
Carolyn Schutte, unidentified male - November 1966
Carolyn Schutte, unidentified male - November 1966
Winkler Building - November 1966
Carolyn Schutte with unidentified group - July 1966
Unidentified location - November 1966
Unidentified location - November 1966
Unidentified location - November 1966
Unidentified location - January 1967
Unidentified male - January 1967
Unidentified road - January 1967
November 1966
Arlbergpass sign - November 1966
Unidentified location - November 1966
Unidentifed location - November 1966
Unidentified location - November 1966
Unidentified building - November 1966
Unidentified location - November 1966
November 1966
Unidentified location - November 1966
Home photographs
Carolyn Schutte - 1967
Wendy the Dog, June 1969
Wendy the dog and unidentified male, July 1966
House May - 1966
Carolyn Schutte and Wendy the dog
1969
Mantle and fireplace- undated
Christmas
Family Tree
Description
Photographs and slides
Black and white photograph: Dr. Herbert C. Miller
Photocopy: Dr. Herbert C. Miller photograph
Black and white photograph: Dr. Herbert C. Miller and Dr. ???
8x10 black and white photographs (5 count)
Postcard: Students of North Pacific College, Portland, Oregon: 1914-1915
4x5 black and white photograph of male in military uniform
Photograph: Unidentified male
Miscellaneous 35mm slides (79 count)
Black and white photograph: Sweden 1954 One of the Miller brothers with two unidentified females
Black and white photograph of Hope miller and her father, Dr. Herbert C. Miller
Black and white photograph: Left to right - "Mr. Rodman", Dr. H.C. Miller, "Uncle Fitch Renney", and "Aunt Hattie"
Black and white photograph: 4 unidentifed female nurses, 3 unidentified patients, with 3 unidentified male doctors
Black and white photograph: Unidentified female
One of the Miller brothers with unidentified female
Black and white photograph: Dr. H.C. Miller
Black and white portrait of unidentified male
Black and white family portrait: Great Grandmother Kinney; Grandmother Metcalf; Mrs. Herbert C. Miller (Mother); Horace Metcalf Miller - 6 months old
Black and white photograph: Hope Miller
Black and white photograph: Dr. Herbert C. Miller
Photocopy: Four photos of Dr. Herbert C. Miller
Print block: H.C. Miller
CD - Christmas jpegs
CD - 2009 book transfers
CD - 2009 book transfer

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Miller, Herbert C., D.D.S., M.D.  ( compiler)
Description Dates
Collages/Scrapbook
A Mountain Trout, July 1912; unidentified subject. (Reverse) The camp at "Robin Hood Lodge", August 1911
1911-1912
Zig Zag river from toll gate, July 9, 1912. (Reverse) "Robin Hood Lodge"; Clackamas Lake, September 1911
1911-1912
Hope and Beth at Crater Lake, August 1911; Clackamas Lake, 1911. (Reverse) Pack train, Clackamas Lake, 1911
1911
The hay wagon, Clackamas Lake, 1911; 3 black and white photographs unidentified subjects
Mt. Hood from Laurel Hill, July 9, 1912. (Reverse) From left to right - Great Aunt Hattie, Great Uncle Fitch, Auntie Gertrude, Grandmother Julia Miller, Dr. Herbert C. Miller, Mrs. H.C. Miller
Hoper Miller and her father, Dr. Herbert C. Miller; Horace and Hoper Miller on the sand at Long Beach. (Reverse) Brother and sister, Horace Miller and Hope; Left to right - Hope, Mrs. H.C. Miller, Horace Miller, Mrs. julian Metcalf, Grandmother, and Uncle Horace
Rear view from "Robin Hood Lodge", 1911. (Reverse) Old barn at Clackamas Lake
Hallie Samson and Hope on "Sneak-Sneak" and Maud, at Clackamas Lake, about 1912 or 1913; Clackamas Lake when it was just a homestead in 1911
Kent Price with Esper Hansen and Fredi Wilcox; Kent Price. (Reverse) Mrs. Miller at the Clackamas Lake homestead about 1911
From left to right - Great Uncle Fitch, Aunty Gertrude Metcalf, Mrs. H.C. Miller, Aunt Hattie, Grandmother Miller, Dr. H.C. Miller
Black and white photo: Unidentified subject
2 Black and white photos: Unidentified subjects
2 Black and white photos: Unidentified subjects
Black and white photo: Unidentified subject
3 Black and white photos: Unidentified subjects
2 Black and white photos: Unidentified subjects
Metcalfe family tree
Green embossed portfolio jacket
Group portrait, black and white: North Pacific College Dentistry and Pharmacy
The Shipbuilding Industry in the Northwest by Horace Metcalfe Miller

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Home and Family
  • Medicine and Health
  • North Pacific College
  • Oregon Health & Science University-School of Dentistry
  • University of Oregon.School of Dentistry
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon
  • Portland
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographs
  • Occupations :
  • Dentistry
  • Dentistry - Oregon
  • Dentists
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Miller, John (depositor)
    • Price, Theodore H. (donor)