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Clyde Bruce Aitchison papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Clyde Bruce Aitchison (1875-1962) was an attorney, Commissioner of the Oregon Railroad Commission/Public Service Commission, solicitor for the National Association of Railroad Commissioners, and Interstate Commerce Commissioner. Papers include personal Clyde Bruce Aitchison (1875-1962) was an attorney, Commissioner of the Oregon Railroad Commission/Public Service Commission, solicitor for the National Association of Railroad Commissioners, and Interstate Commerce Commissioner. Papers include personal correspodence, family records, business records of organizations, professional correspondence memos, project files, case files, diaries, and publications., family records, business records of organizations, professional correspondence, memos, project files, case files, diaries, and publications.
 
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Ulius L. Amoss papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Before, during, and after World War II, Ulius "Pete" Louis Amoss (1895-1961) engaged in espionage. His work included directorship of the OSS during the war and founder and director of the ISI, the International Services of Information Foundation, Incorporated. Amoss is credited with the coining the phrase "leaderless resistance." The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, espionage material, and print material that reflect his life and work as a spy.
 
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Theda Andersen Carle Collection on Henri A. Andersen

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Photographs, newspaper clippings and papers related to the career of Northwest shipbuilder Henri A. Andersen
 
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Elisha L. Applegate scrapbook

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Elisha L. Applegate (1832-1896) was the brother of Jesse Applegate who helped establish the Applegate Trail. Collection contains one scrapbook of biographical sketches, obituaries, addresses, and other clippings relating to Jacksonville and Ashland, Oregon.
 
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Arthur McArthur Research Files

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Arthur McArthur's research files on the development of the Green Hills neighborhood of Portland, Oregon, from 1911 to 2006, and the draft of his history of the neighborhood and families residing there.
 
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Asklepiads Pre-Med Society records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Asklepiads Pre-Med Society is a student-run organization at the University of Oregon open to all students interested in the medical field. The collection (1929-1983) contains meeting minutes, ritual, photographs, and treasurer's reports.
 
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Papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Ava Williams (1912-2003) performed as a popular music singer and pianist on stages on both coasts of the United States from 1939 to the late 1990s. She grew up in Eastern Oregon and spent her final years in Portland. In the intervening years, she lived and worked in California, New York City, Provincetown (Mass.), Boston, and Philadelphia. Her personal collection spans from her childhood to her death, and includes papers, photographs, sound and audiovisual recordings, mostly pertaining to her musical career. The collection also includes family papers and photographs dating back to 1880.
 
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Jacob Avshalomov papers.

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:The papers of Jacob Avshalomov consist of correspondence, clippings, programs, musical scores, certificates, memoir books, photographs, and publications relating mostly to his musical career, as well as those of his sons, David and Daniel, and his Russian-born father Aaron. Also included are programs, reviews, and photographs of the Portland Junior Symphony / Portland Youth Philharmonic, which he led from 1954 to1995.
 
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Eleanor Baldwin notes and pamphlets on monetary systems

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Baldwin was a Portland, Oregon, resident and pamphleteer. Collection includes Baldwin's manuscripts, publications, correspondence, On War clippings, and other miscellaneous papers.
 
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George H. Barker Collection of Dam Construction Photographs and Ephemera

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Photographs and newspaper clippings documenting the construction of the Bonneville Dam, the Detroit Dam, and the Mud Mountain Dam.
 
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Barron Bryton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Bryton Barron (1898- ) was a teacher, a writer, a civil servant, a publisher and, most notably, a political conservative who wrote critically of the U.S. State Department and U.S. Foreign policy. The collection includes correspondence, writings, reports and newspaper clippings.
 
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Bruno J. Benedetti Century 21 Scrapbook

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Scrapbook of clippings, brochures and other ephemera documenting the Century 21 Exposition (Seattle World’s Fair)
 
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Hubert "Hu" Blonk Papers

Repository:Eastern Washington University
Summary:Consists of manuscript material, newspaper clippings, photographs, and ephemera collected or created by central Washington journalist and editor Hubert Blonk. They focus on the development of dams, hydro-electric power, and irrigation in the Pacific Northwest, especially Grand Coulee Dam.
 
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Mayo Methot Bogart memorabilia

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Mayo Methot Bogart (1904-1951) was an American film and theatre actress, who was married to Humphrey Bogart from 1938-1945. The collection (1910-1950) includes a scrapbook with mementos, a script, and photographs.
 
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John Ray Bruckart papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John Ray Bruckart (1887-1979) worked for the United States Forest Service, serving as supervisor of the Willamette National Forest in Oregon from 1938 to 1954. Bruckart was an expert on Douglas fir silviculture and management. Collection includes personal correspondence and general correspondence, including several letters from Oregon Senator Wayne Morse. Also included in the collection are Bruckart's writings on such topics as Douglas fir silviculture, "The Rise of Bureaucracy," and "The Taming of a Forest," in addition to his memoirs. Collection also includes materials on the Willamette National Forest and the Three Sisters Wilderness Area; and several editions of Forest Service alumni newsletters.
 
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Burgess Family papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Burgess family papers consists mainly of the records of Chalon Burgess, a presbyterian minister, his wife Emma, their sons Edward Sandford and Theodore Chalon, their daughter Sarah Julia Burgess (who went by Julia), as well as other family members. Collection material includes correspondence, school and professional papers, prose and poetry, travel material, financial and investment documents, material on the Burgess rare manuscripts and book collection, miscellaneous manuscripts and publications, scrapbooks and photographs.
 
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Civil Service Commission Scrapbooks

Repository:Seattle Municipal Archives
Summary: Three scrapbooks of newspaper clippings relating to employment with city government, 1934-1947, including information about civil service exams, employee training, job reclassification, salary changes, and retirement.
 
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Robert D. Clark papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert Donald Clark (1910- ) was a professor of speech, author, public speaker, and university president. The Robert D. Clark Papers are comprised of correspondence, schoolwork, speeches, writings, research notes, publications, administrative reports and memoranda, and reference files.
 
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College of Human Development and Performance records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The College of Human Development and Performance at the University of Oregon opened in 1947, and closed in 1995. The collection (1913-1994) contains records from multiple departments and the college which include the Office of the Dean, physical education, health department, parks and recreation, leisure studies, human services, and gerontology.
 
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Dean Collins papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dean Collins (1887-1969) was an Oregon journalist, writer and poet. The collection includes manuscripts, scrapbooks and memorabilia covering Collins' writing career as well as family correspondence and some financial records.
 
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Committee on Modernization of Electric Transportation (COMET) records

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Records of a Seattle committee that advocated the reinstatement of electric trolley service and the reduction of air pollution caused by diesel buses.
 
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Congregational Church Collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Ranging in date from 1848 to 1986, the Congregational Church Collection is an artificial collection of records from Congregational churches and related associations in Oregon. The bulk of the collection consists of printed material from various churches, notably the First Congregational Church of Portland and Oregon City's Atkinson Memorial Church. The collection also includes microfilmed records from the First Congregational Church of The Dalles. A limited amount of correspondence, financial records, meeting minutes, and assorted church records forms the remainder of the collection.
 
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George F. Cotterill Papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Washington State senator, Seattle mayor, moral reformer, surveyor, and engineer.
 
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Creitz family collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of the Creitz family of Portland, Oregon, including manuscripts, genealogical papers, and ephemera. Included are materials relating to the muscial activities of Louis Creitz and his son Albert, both concert violinists; the activities of Albert's wife Lenore Tamiesie Creitz, who was elected as Rose Festival Queen in Portland in 1929; and genealogical materials relating to the Creitz, Huber, Tamiesie, and Reiling families.
 
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Papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of a farmer, surveyor, merchant, lawyer, and justice of the peace in Gilliam County, Oregon. Includes correspondence, diary, financial records, notes on farming, scale drawings and plans for farm structures and houses, and genealogical materials.
 
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Eleanor Davis papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:This collection includes professional and personal materials relating to Eleanor Davis’ work on the advancement of women in Oregon. This includes her involvement in groups such as the Task Force on Sex Discrimination in Education, the State Advisory Council on Sex Discrimination in Employment, the Oregon Council for Women's Equality, the American Association of University Women, the Unitarian Church, and a variety of other civil rights-related commissions and task forces.
 
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Lola Day Papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of a volunteer civil rights activist from Bellevue, Wash.
 
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Department of Theatre Arts records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The University of Oregon Department of Theatre Arts began within the Speech Department and the Theatre division was first headed by Horace Robinson who was also the Director of the University Theatre. The collection includes meeting minutes, and office files, photographs, contact sheets, and negatives, broadsides, articles, posters, exhibit panels and other publicity, audio cassette tapes, and Eugene performing arts festival information, 1890-2001.
 
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Dexter Horton National Bank Photograph Collection

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Photographs of the Dexter Horton National Bank in Seattle, Washington.
 
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Charles J. Doherty Papers

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Charles Doherty was a newspaperman who owned and edited the Missoula County Times in Missoula, Montana.This collection contains biographical materials, correspondence files, newspaper clippings, financial and legal records, market and research reports, writings and addresses, and photographs created and collected by Doherty. Also included are records from his wife, Clara M. Doherty, and organizations (businesses and veterans' groups) to which Charles Doherty belonged.
 
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Dorian Group records

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Records relating to a Seattle gay rights organization
 
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Engineering Department Duwamish and Green Rivers Flood Control Studies

Repository:Seattle Municipal Archives
Summary:Records relating to flood control in the basin of the Duwamish and Green Rivers, 1922-1975.
 
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Clare Victor Dwiggins papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Clare Victor Dwiggens (1874-1958) was an author, illustrator, and syndicated cartoonist. The collection (1932-1958) consists of manuscript illustrations, sketches and drawings, WWII posters, publicity, books, and biographical material.
 
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Earl Kilpatrick papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Earl Kilpatrick (1899 - 1927) was a graduate of of the University of Oregon and would become the director of the Extension Division at the University of Oregon in 1915, a position he held until 1926 when he left to become the disaster director of the Red cross at St. Louis, Missouri. The collection contains diaries which include minutes of faculty and other university related meetings, scrapbooks, photographs, and mementos.
 
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Papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of a Unitarian minister of Portland, Oregon, including correspondence, speeches, and school records of his grandaughter Ruth Eliot Johnson.
 
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Ellison-White Chautauqua Bureau scrapbooks

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Travelling chautauqua shows offered lectures, plays, and concerts of religious, classical, and popular music, and in 1912, J.R. Ellison joined with Clarence H. White in establishing the Ellison-White Chautauqua Bureau, headquartered in Portland, Oregon. The collection contains seventeen scrapbooks (1931-1956) that include clippings, articles, programs, and other printed matter regarding the bureau's sponsored entertainment.
 
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Episcopal Church Collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection of materials assembled by the Oregon Historical Society relating to the Episcopal Church in Oregon. Includes papers relating to Bishops Thomas Fielding Scott, Benjamin Wistar Morris, Charles Scadding, and Walter Taylor Sumner; other clergy members; local churches; materials relating to Good Samaritan Hospital, Bishop Scott Academy, and St. Helens Hall, all of Portland; and records of the Women's Auxiliary. Much of the collection was assembled by Rev. Edward H. Clark. Also includes microfilm of church records for various Oregon parishes, including the Missionary Diocese of Eastern Oregon.
 
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Ethnology Collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection created by the Oregon Historical Society containing printed ephemera related to ethnic groups of all origins, primarily in Oregon and Portland. Includes brochures, cabinet cards, correspondence, financial records, flyers, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, photographs, registration records, relocation records, reports, scrapbook, and transcriptions. Includes materials related to Japanese American relocation in World War II, and the Russian "Old Believer" community in Oregon.
 
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Orval Etter papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Orval Etter is a former professor at the University of Oregon who founded the Pacifica Forum in 1994. He was a professor of planning, public policy and management. He was also a pacifist, and was a conscientious objector during World War II. The collection includes information on the Pacifica Forum and the Emerald Chamber Players including articles, newsletters, writings by Etter, material on the Fellowship of Reconciliation, and subject files.
 
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Faculty Club records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The University of Oregon Faculty Club was headquartered in the Collier House in open only to male staff and faculty until the 1960's. Collection includes administrative files, correspondence, memoranda, minutes, Collier House landscape design and restaurant records, artifacts, clippings and photographs dating from 1929 to 2000.
 
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Louis Felsheim papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Louis Felsheim was a county judge for Coos County, Oregon, and publisher of the Bandon Western World, a newspaper of Bandon, Oregon. The collection (1943-1950) contains correspondence, issues of another Bandon newspaper, Daily Camel's Hump, and a scrapbook of clippings published in the Bandon Western World. There is minor correspondence, mostly requests for favors from the judge, a scrapbook of clippings, articles, poems, and columns from the Western World, and issues of the Daily Camel's Hump, published in Bandon, July 29 and 30, 1921 in connection with a convention of the Knights of Pythias.
 
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Floyd J. McKay research files

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Research files of author Floyd J. McKay pertaining to his 1998 biography of Charles A. Sprague, An Editor for Oregon: Charles A. Sprague and the Politics of Change.
 
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Fort Clatsop National Monument Papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:The collection includes letters, telegrams and other correspondence and materials relating to the establishment of the Fort Clatsop National Monument.
 
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Cecil Garland Papers

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Cecil Garland has worked throughout his life to protect undeveloped areas. During the 1960’s, Garland lead the effort include the Scapegoat Wilderness in the National Wilderness Preservation System. This collection contains materials from Cecil Garland’s work with the Lincoln Back Country Protective Association and his personal conservation and Forest Service work. This includes correspondence, writing, materials from the Lincoln Back Country Protective Association, general wilderness and conservation research materials, maps, various publications, photographs and two pieces of artwork.
 
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Sally Miller Gearhart papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Sally Miller Gearhart (April 15, 1931- ) is a scholar of speech, communication, and drama; a civil rights activist; and a writer of novels, short stories, and essays that deal with lesbianism, feminist rhetoric, homosexuality and religion, and gay rights. The collection includes correspondence, academic works, literary works, reviews of literary work, biographical information, photographs, audio/visual material, work by Jane Gurko, and artifacts.
 
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Jim Gersbach collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Items include a wide array of materials concerning AIDS and HIV, primarily related to Oregon and Washington State. Includes government reports, news articles, social service agency brochures, and medical information.
 
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Leanna Gibbens Century 21 Exposition scrapbook

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Scrapbook of materials, mostly clippings, documenting the Century 21 Exposition
 
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Edith Green papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:This collection consists of papers compiled by Edith Green during her service as the Representative for the 3rd District of the State of Oregon in the United States House of Representatives (1955-1974), and includes correspondence, committee and subcommittee files, bills and hearings, and scrapbooks and reports. It represents Mrs. Green's active role in the Democratic Party, including support of presidential candidates John and Robert Kennedy, and her many years as a champion for education, civil rights, fair labor practices, and gender equity, and the important legislation that she shepherded through Congress.
 
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Lyle Grimes collection relating to Jazz

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lyle Grimes was a collector of Jazz related information. The collection contains record catalogs , lists and reviews, personality profiles of musicians, jazz booklets and bibliography, artwork, clippings, and scrapbooks.
 
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A. B.Guthrie Papers

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:A.B. Guthrie was a newspaper and fiction writer from Montana. The collection consists of a letter, numerous newspaper clippings of Guthrie's book reviews and outings, and copies of his books that have been translated into many different languages. The collection also contains a film about Guthrie and a large scrapbook of photographs.
 
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Saul Haas papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of a Seattle Democratic politician and broadcasting executive; includes correspondence and campaign materials of U.S. Senator Homer T. Bone.
 
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Pearl Hall collection of Bernard Daly material

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Bernard Daly (1858-1920) was a Lake County, Oregon judge. He also served in the Oregon House of Representatives and State Senate. The collection consists of correspondence, legal documents, speeches, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and artifacts.
 
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Isabel Haynes Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Isabel Haynes papers consist of family papers, diaries, letters, and memorabilia produced or exchanged by various Haynes family members and collected by Isabel Haynes. Subjects include Haynes family experiences in the Minneapolis, Minnesota public schools, the University of Minnesota, and interactions with families and friends in Minneapolis, Bozeman, Montana, and Yellowstone National Park. Also represented in the collection are correspondence files pertaining to the operations of the various Haynes Inc. business ventures in Yellowstone National Park.
 
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Melvin Hedine Papers

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Melvin Hedine was a journalist and photographer who graduated from the University of Montana. The collection includes correspondence, clippings, and photographs, 1930-1972.
 
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Robert Bechtold Heilman Papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of an author and University of Washington professor of English whose specialty was Shakespearean scholarship and criticism.
 
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Margaret Hill papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Margaret Hill was mayor of Antelope, Oregon until she was voted out of office and the city government was taken over by the Rajneesh sect. She was one of the first to sound the alarm about the undemocratic methods of the cult and generated a nationwide expression of sympathy for the plight of Antelope.
 
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Nan Wood Honeyman papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:The collection consists of scrapbooks, personal and political correspondence, clippings, invitations and announcements, pamphlets, and ephemera, of Nan Wood Honeyman, the first woman from Oregon to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives (Democrat, 1937-1938).
 
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Doris Huffman Papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:News clippings, notes, books, and other research materials, mostly secondary, and some primary documents, relating to Doris Jones Huffman's family history (1737-1995) and personal life, and the history of Oregon and Yamhill County. Also includes scrapbooks, account books, and the Huffman's personal card catalog.
 
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International House records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The International House at the University of Oregon is located inside Earl Hall. The collection (1919-1998) includes a guest book, record journal (scrapbook) with newspaper clippings, correspondence, mementoes, and also the records of the origins and planning of an International College (1990-1998).
 
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Cheryl D. James defense committee records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Cheryl Dawn James was an eighteen-year-old African American woman from Portland, Oregon, who was convicted of assaulting an FBI agent; a group of interested parties formed a defense committee on her behalf and argued that racism within the court and the FBI had factored into the case. The collection (1967-1975) contains defense committee records, clippings, printed matter, and also newsletters from the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.
 
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C. Montgomery Johnson Papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of a publicist and political consultant from Washington State related to his several political activities
 
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William Leslie Josslin scrapbooks

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Leslie Josslin (1905 - ) became a prominent figure in the legal and political activities in Oregon. The collection contains five scrapbooks covering political happenings in Oregon (1930s-1971) and include clippings, pamphlets, articles by Josslin, portraits of political leaders, personal and family photographs, and correspondence on topics of local and national political interest.
 
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King County Labor Council records

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Coordinating and decision-making body of the various union locals in King County, Washington
 
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George Kleinholz collection of Bonus Expeditionary Force ephemera and artifacts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Bonus Expeditionary Force was a group of World War I veterans that marched on Washington, D.C, in 1932, to demand early payment of bonuses promised them. George Kleinholz was regimental commander of the Oregon group of the Bonus Expeditionary Force. The collection (1932) contains mementos, clippings, and photographs of the march and encampments.
 
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Winona LaDuke papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Born August 18, 1959, in Los Angeles, California, Winona LaDuke is a Native American activist, environmentalist, author and politician of Anishinaabe and Jewish descent. Collection includes materials written by or about Native American Winona LaDuke (1959-) in her various roles as activist, environmentalist, and politician. Forms consist of newspaper and magazine articles, press releases, correspondence, ephemera, and promotional materials.
 
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Jacquin "Jack" L. Lait papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jacquin "Jack" Lait was a newspaper reporter and theater critic for the Chicago Herald, and also a writer of short stories, plays, and novels. The collection contains literary manuscripts, illustrations, correspondence, and memorabilia.
 
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Lake Union Improvement Company photograph album

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Photograph album comprising a historical photographic record of early Seattle and its expansion northwards along the shores of Lake Union
 
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Harry Lane papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers relating to Harry Lane, Mayor of Portland, Oregon, and U.S. Senator from Oregon. Includes a small amount of original correspondence from and to Lane; drafts and research materials for a biography by the Federal Writers' Project, circa 1940; news clippings about Lane; and writings and notes by Lane's daughter Nina Lane McBride.
 
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Ben Linder collection

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ben Linder (1959-1987) was an American mechanical engineer who worked in San Jose de Bocay, Nicaragua from 1983 until his death by the Contras on April 28, 1987. The collection includes correspondence, diaries, articles on political and engineering subjects, photographs, and the Linder family’s records, all of which reflect Linder’s humanitarian work, his political activism, and the impact his death had on American foreign policy debates and within the general public sphere.
 
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Hillman Lueddemann papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of a businessman and civic leader of Portland, Oregon, including materials related to McCormick Steamship Company, Pope & Talbot, Consolidated Freightways, Portland General Electric Company, Navajo Forest Products Industries, and the Oregon Department of Commerce. Papers include correspondence, scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, financial records, and ephemera.
 
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Collection on the Malmo & Company Nursery

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Photographs, seed catalogs, business records and newspaper clippings documenting the history of the Malmo Nursery Company
 
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Shaun Maloney papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of a longtime activist in Pacific Northwest maritime and longshore unions as well as in the broader labor movement
 
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Manners and Customs Collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection created by the Oregon Historical Society containing ephemera related to social life and customs, primarily in Oregon and Portland. Includes autograph books; calendars; invitations; greeting cards of all kinds; personal scrapbooks; and materials relating to exhibitions, expositions, celebrations, holidays, special events, sports, weddings, and patriotism. Most of the materials date from circa 1880-1970, with special emphasis on the early 20th century.
 
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Harry L. McAlister mementos of the Spanish-American War, Philippines campaign

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Harry L. McAlister served in the Spanish American War in the Philippines as an enlisted man, Company A, of the Oregon Volunteers. The collection (1898-1899) contains mementos of the war including a copy of a diary by American prisoners, photographs, gathered correspondence, clippings, and other mementos, orders, Philippine publications, and an Oregon Volunteers flag.
 
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Thomas Allen McBride papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Thomas Allen McBride (1847-1930) became an attorney, served in the Oregon House of Representatives, as a District Attorney, as a Clatsop County Circuit Court judge, and from 1909 till 1930, served as an Oregon Supreme Court Justice. The collection contains correspondence, speeches, publications, certificates, clippings, and photographs.
 
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William E. Meed collection

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Photographs, clippings, letters and a journal documenting the Klondike gold rush.
 
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Ken Metzler papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ken Metzler was a Professor of Journalism at the University of Oregon and published a book about UO acting President Charles E. Johnson, titled Confrontation: The Destruction of a College President in 1973. The collection contains Metzler’s working and research files for that book including correspondence by and about Charles E. Johnson, clippings, publications, notes, and manuscripts.
 
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Mighty Man Garden Tractor Photograph and Advertisement Collection

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Photographs and advertisements for various Mighty Man Garden Tractor models and implements, from Tacoma, Washington, 1947-1955.
 
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Joseph L. Miller Papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers include in-depth material on Joseph L. Miller's crusade to collect and organize information on the Bull Run Reserve and watershed and to expand public awareness of threats to its famed pristine water through formation of the Bull Run Interest Group (BRIG) and lawsuits he initiated against the U.S. Forest Service. Bull Run is the main source of water for Portland, Or., and other smaller communities in the area.
 
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Joseph A. Mussulman Papers

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:This collection contains papers from Joseph Mussulman’s work with the Friends of the Rattlesnake to create the Rattlesnake National Recreation Area and Wilderness, and his research regarding the history of music in Montana.
 
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Vera Joyce Nelson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Vera Joyce Nelson (1903- ) was an Oregon poet and officer in the Verseweavers, a poetry society out of Portland, Oregon. The collection consists of Nelson's personal and professional correspondence, published materials, and miscellaneous papers.
 
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Hazel W. Niendorff Scrapbooks on North Pacific Marine Casualties and Maritime History

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Scrapbooks of materials about marine casualties and maritime history in the Pacific Northwest from the 16th century to the 1960s.
 
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Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity is responsible for working with all members of the University of Oregon community to ensure that the university is meeting the letter and spirit of its legal obligations related to affirmative action, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination, and to support the university's commitment to diversity. The collection contains records that document the functions and activities of this office.
 
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Office of the President: Paul Olum records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Paul Olum (1918-2001) was a mathematician, university administrator, and President of the University of Oregon from 1980-1989. Records include correspondence, reports, speeches, statements, materials regarding committees, departments, and specific subjects.
 
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Oregon Folklife Program records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Oregon Folklife Program provided statewide services supporting folklife, traditional arts and artists, and folk arts in education in Oregon from 1988 to 2009, first at Lewis and Clark College, 1988-1993, and then the Oregon Historical Society, 1993-2009. This collection comprises the Oregon Folklife Program’s records, 1988-2009, including folklore fieldwork documentation in the form of photographs, sound recordings, and video recordings of cultural events and traditional arts and artists in urban and rural Oregon communities; program materials, including exhibitions and table-top exhibits, learning units for grades 3-6, radio and video productions on folklife in Oregon; and administrative files, including artist files, accounting files, research files, and digital files. Oregon Folklife Program programs and projects included apprenticeship programs for traditional arts, exhibits and community events, educational units and instructional materials, regional folk arts surveys, youth community documentation projects, and radio and video productions on folklife in Oregon. The collections include rich visual documentation of traditional arts and artists in cultural, occupational, and religious communities in Oregon, including refugee communities, immigrant communities, rural communities, and Native American communities.
 
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Oregon Social Hygiene Society Records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Records of an Oregon social service organization founded in 1911 and concerned with promoting physical fitness and ameliorating immorality and vice, especially sexually transmitted diseases and youthful sexual transgressions. Most files were created by the Executive Secretary, Fred B. Messing, who served from 1929 to 1941. Includes correspondence, subject files, minutes of meetings, financial records, and educational literature.
 
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Oregon Wine Archives

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:This collection, created by the Oregon Historical Society, contains ephemera relating to the wine and spirits industry in Oregon. Included are clippings, brochures, newsletters, newspapers, magazines, wine labels, business cards, posters, programs, bulletins, and monographs, relating to wines, their production and marketing, relevant issues, and affiliated industries. Most of the materials date from circa 1972-2002.
 
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Pacific Northwest Hardwood Association records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Pacific Northwest Hardwood Association, of Portland, Oregon, was formed to encourage compliance with the lumber code of the National Recovery Act of 1933. The collection (1933) contains meeting minutes, expenses and dues, clippings and articles regarding the association and the code, and a listing of the lumber companies that were members of the association.
 
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Parents and Friends of Gays and Lesbians (PFLAG) of Ashland, Oregon records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The National Parents and Friends of Gays and Lesbians (PFLAG) organization was founded in 1972 by a mother of a gay son, and there are local chapters in every state. The collection contains the records of the Ashland, Oregon chapter.
 
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Herbert Parkyn letters to Robert M. Brereton

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Herbert Parkyn was a financial agent for the Black Sand and Gold recovery company of Chicago, Illinois. The collection (1907) contains letters and printed material that Parkyn sent to Robert M. Brereton of Portland, Oregon regarding black sand (iron extraction) in the Pacific Coast and the Columbia River.
 
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Performing Arts Collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection of programs, clippings, sheet music, scrapbooks, and related ephemera concerning primarily dance, theater, and music, mostly in Portland, Oregon. The materials came from many different sources and were compiled by the Oregon Historical Society over a long period of time. The items date mostly from the period 1890 to 1960 and include an extensive series of printed sheet music, mostly of popular songs and piano pieces.
 
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Irving Petite papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Irving Petite (1920-2004) was a free-lance writer for the Seattle Times and an author who wrote stories regarding outdoor life and wildlife encounters from his cabin on Tiger Mountain, Washington, including the popular, "Mr. B," about a bear cub that adopted Petite. The collection contains manuscripts, clippings, and published books.
 
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Cassandra O. Phelps Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Cassandra O. Phelps Papers consist of personal papers and newspaper clipping scrapbooks created or collected by Cassandra O. Phelps. Topics include: the inaugural meeting minutes of the Judith Basin County Chapter of the American Pioneer Trails Association, May 29, 1945, the Montana Council organizational activities, research inquiries regarding the National Industrial Conference Board, farm foreclosures in the mid 1920s, illustrations and pricing of horse harness equipment circa 1915, and National Cash Register company recording transactions of an unidentified business in 1914. Other topics include general Montana history, the vigilantes of 1863-64, Charles M. Russell, and the battle of the Little Bighorn. However, as well as financial information.
 
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Portland collection.

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection assembled by the Oregon Historical Society containing documents and ephemera relating to the history of Portland, Oregon. Includes view booklets, promotional brochures, as well as published city government documents and city planning information and other documents issued to Portland residents. Also includes a scrapbook of clippings relating to the vice investigations of 1956 and data on the Bull Run water system in 1926.
 
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Portland Civic Theatre Records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Records of a leading performing arts organization in Portland, Oregon, from its inception in the mid-1920s to its dissolution in the early 1990s. Includes administrative and financial records, correspondence, minutes of meetings, personnel files, scrapbooks, posters, programs, and records of the theatre's educational activities.
 
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Portland Youth Philharmonic (Portland Junior Symphony Orchestra) records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:The Portland Youth Philharmonic (Portland Junior Symphony Orchestra) records consist of sound recordings of orchestral performances, concert reviews, and documents relating to the youth orchestra’s tours in the United States, Europe, and Japan, during the tenure of directors Jacques Gershkovitch (1924-1953) and Jacob Avshalomov (1954-1995). The Portland Junior Symphony, America’s first youth orchestra, was founded in 1924, and was renamed Portland Youth Philharmonic in 1978. The collection also contains the manuscript for the book The Concerts Reviewed: 65 Years of the Portland Youth Philharmonic, compiled by Jacob and Doris Avshalomov.
 
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Eleonore Sunny Powell Century 21 Scrapbook

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Scrapbook with clippings related to planning and development of the Century 21 Exposition ( Seattle's World's Fair)
 
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Dwight Fay Rettie papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dwight Fay Rettie worked for and managed a variety of Federal government agencies from 1955 to 1986. The Papers contain documents pertaining to Rettie's work for various government agencies including the Department of Health and Human Services, National Park Service, and Bureau of Land Management. The materials include policy papers, subject files, meeting minutes, speeches, and correspondence. Also included are personal correspondence, writings, and publication materials.
 
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Edward Samuel "Tige" Reynolds papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edward Samuel "Tige" Reynolds (1877-1931) worked as a newspaper cartoonist for several Northwest newspapers, including the the San Francisco Post and the Oregonian. The collection (1900-1931) contains correspondence, clippings, original drawings, published cartoons, collections, scrapbooks, and mementos.
 
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S.W.I.N.E (Students Wildly Indignant about Nearly Everything) records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Students Wildly Indignant about Nearly Everything (S.W.I.N.E.) was a student group at the University of Oregon. The collection contains office files, budget files, news clippings, newsletters, and membership lists.
 
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School of Architecture and Allied Arts (AAA) scrapbooks

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The School of Architecture and Allied Arts was founded in 1914. The collection contains fifty-seven scrapbooks that include articles, correspondence, photographs and memorabilia relating to the school, its faculty, staff and students, 1916-1968.
 
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School of Journalism and Communication records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The School of Journalism and Communication (SOJC) at the University of Oregon was created in 1916 and offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. The collection includes faculty meeting minutes and correspondence, special lecture and symposium information, SOJC publications, accreditation reports, records of the Dean's office, awards, scripts and audio tapes, and event information, 1915-2010.
 
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Science collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection created by the Oregon Historical Society containing printed and manuscript materials concerning natural history and physical science in general, and including astronomy, geography, zoology, and other fields related to the Pacific northwest region. Includes copies of documents related to botanist Archibald Menzies, herbarium scrapbooks of Richard Meyer (1871) and Julius L. Meier (1892), and clippings on the eruption of Mount St. Helens in 1980.
 
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Seattle Chamber of Commerce Round-the-World Flight Collection

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Newspaper clippings, correspondence, and committee minutes related to the United States Army Air Service’s “Round the World Flight” in 1924, including pre-flight planning, christening event, crash retrieval, return celebration and gifts, the creation of a monument, and the disposition of the aircrafts
 
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Seattle City Light Advertising Scrapbooks

Repository:Seattle Municipal Archives
Summary:Scrapbooks containing newspaper, magazine, and other advertisements from Seattle City Light.
 
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Seattle City Light Employee Scrapbooks

Repository:Seattle Municipal Archives
Summary:Scrapbooks assembled by a City Light employee, containing photographs, newspaper clippings, and other ephemera related to the organization and its employees.
 
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Department of Parks and Recreation Planning, Construction and Maintenance Records

Repository:Seattle Municipal Archives
Summary: Records of the Parks Department's Facilities Maintenance Division. The records document changes and improvements in Seattle parks as well as the planning, design, and construction of new parks.
 
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Seattle Water Department Fluoride Scrapbook

Repository:Seattle Municipal Archives
Summary: Newspaper clippings concerning the proposed introduction of fluoride into the Seattle water system.
 
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Seattle-Kobe Affiliation Committee Public Relations Records

Repository:Seattle Municipal Archives
Summary:Public relations records of the Seattle-Kobe Affiliation Committee, including quarterly reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
 
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C. Eleanor Spears papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:C. Eleanor Spears (1876-1959) was a writer, suffragist, and a member of the Women's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU). The collection consists largely of collected printed material relating to suffrage (1915-1930) and temperance, (1918-1947), and to a lesser degree socialist politics and the Christian Science religion, and also includes general correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, and address books.
 
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Robert Starkey scrapbook

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert Starkey wrote articles, essays, and humourous sketches for the Weekly Coast Mail, a newspaper of Marshfield, Oregon (now known as Coos Bay, Oregon). The collection (1885-1889) consists of Starkey's scrapbook that contains clippings of his writings regarding people, culture, and ideas of the day.
 
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Frederick Steiwer papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frederick Steiwer (1883-1939) became a lawyer who served as Oregon district attorney 1912-1916, was elected to the State Senate, served in WWI, and was elected to the U.S. Senate (1926-1938). The collection contains political campaign records, army records, correspondence and clippings, 1911-1933.
 
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Henry R. Stern papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry R. Stern (1874-1966) was a music composer and music publishing executive. The collection contains correspondence, music manuscripts, phonograph recordings, composition and copyright lists, biographical material, and scrapbooks.
 
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Students' Cooperative Association records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Students' Cooperative Association in Eugene, Oregon is a student-owned housing organization that offers cooperative living arrangements for members who live in the Campbell Club, Lorax Manner, and the Janet Smith cooperative. This collection includes scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and photographs, 1930-1960.
 
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Joseph Nathan Teal scrapbooks

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Joseph Nathan Teal (1858-1929) was an Oregon rancher, lawyer, investor, and civic leader who was an advocate of waterways development and served as U.S. Shipping Commissioner from 1920-1921. The collection (1894-1917) contains fourteen volumes of scrapbooks regarding Oregon politics, Portland water, transportation in Oregon, taxes, the railroad, Celilo canal, and navigation of the Columbia River
 
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Theta Nu Epsilon. University of Oregon chapter records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Theta Nu Epsilon (TNE) was a secret inter-fraternity group at University of Oregon whose members were suspected of trying to rig ASUO elections. The collection contains a TNE oath and ritual guide, ASUO election and voting records, affidavits by students admitting membership, newspaper clippings, and correspondence between UO administrators, fraternity officials, students, and other universities.
 
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William Tichenor reminiscences

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Tichenor (1813-1887) was an Oregon pioneer whose attempt to settle a town in the area that would become Port Orford was derailed by skirmishes with people of the Tututni tribe. The collection (1849-1886) contains William Tichenor's reminiscences and family histories, other family documents, and newspaper clippings.
 
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University High School records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The University High School operated on the University of Oregon campus from 1916-1952 as a program of the School of Education to give students teachers classroom experience. The records include scrapbooks, publications, meeting minutes, correspondence, reunion information, newspaper clippings, student yearbooks, and photographs of students.
 
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University of Oregon Basketball Exhibition Tour of the Far East records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:In 1954, the University of Oregon Basketball team undertook an exhibition tour of Asia and the Business Manager for the tour, J.O. Lindstrom, accompanied the student athletes and kept a diary. The collection (1954-1955) contains Lindstrom's diary, reports, and also programs and itineraries of the tour, correspondence and postcards, photographs, collected business cards, and newspaper clippings.
 
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University of Washington Engineering Experiment Station collection of Tacoma Narrows Bridge photographs and ephemera

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Photographs and newspaper clippings documenting the construction, collapse, and reconstruction of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge compiled by UW civil engineering professor Frederick B. Farquharson
 
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University Theatre records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Theatre productions were performed at University of Oregon long before the University Theatre was built in 1949; the Horace Robinson Theatre (as it is now known) is used primarily for Department of Theatre Arts productions. The collection (1909-2009) contains annual reports, publicity materials, production reports, photographs and slides, reviews, correspondence, meeting minutes, and also records from Carnival Theater and Very Little Theatre.
 
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Oswald West papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of Oregon Governor Oswald West, including a small amount of correspondence and other papers from his term as governor, 1911-1915, and materials relating to his research and writing of political and historical articles, 1942-1960. Included is correspondence with prominent Oregonians and other political figures, such as James A. Farley, Wayne Morse, and Richard L. Neuberger.
 
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Oswald West papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Oswald West (1873-1960) was an attorney in Portland, Oregon, and served as governor of Oregon from 1911 until 1915. The collection (1910-1940) contains correspondence, campaign broadsides from 1910, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings by and about West, and photographs.
 
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John Whiteaker papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John Whiteaker (1820-1902), a Democrat, was Oregon's first state governor from 1859-1862. The collection consists of personal papers and photostats of Whiteaker's journals and scrapbooks.
 
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Women's Faculty Club records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The University of Oregon Women's Faculty Club began in the 1920s (or earlier). Collection is comprised of secretary's ledgers, annual reports, constitutions, minutes, membership and account ledger, publications, correspondence, scrapbooks, and Newcomer's Club material including event and activity notebooks, and President's notebook.
 
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YWCA (Young Women's Christian Association), University of Oregon Chapter records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The University of Oregon chapter of the YWCA was a student group on the University of Oregon campus. Collection contains office files, 1970-1983.

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