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David Dexter Clarke papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:The collection consists of narratives written by Mr. Clarke concerning his professional experiences and personal history, along with notes and some items of correspondence.
 
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Eva Emery Dye Papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:The papers of one of Oregon's most prominent literary figures, who popularized Oregon Country history and Sacajawea as a heroine of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Papers (1776-1997) consist of correspondence, ephemera, manuscripts, literary journal, research notes, and scrapbooks. The collection also includes family papers of Charles and Eva Emery Dye and their children.
 
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Eva Holder papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:The collection contains a variety of personal memorabilia from grade school report cards to tales from pioneer grandparents to publications on Theosophy.
 
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Northwest Ethnohistory collection

Repository:Western Washington University, Center for Pacific Northwest Studies
Summary: The Northwest Ethnohistory collection includes oral histories, manuscripts, correspondence, maps, bibliographies, publications and photographs relating to various Native American tribes in the Pacific Northwest. Tribes documented in the collection include Chehalis, Shoalwater, Chinook, Clallam, Clatsop, Cowlitz, Duwamish, Haida, Klamath, Klickitat, Kwakiutl, Lummi, Makah, Muckleshoot, Nisqually, Nooksack, Puyallup, Quileute, Quinault, Salish, Semiahmoo, Skagit, Snohomish, Squaxin, Steilacoom, Suiattle-Sauk, Swinomish, and Suquamish. The records contain information about the various tribes' art, ethnic identity, family relationships, and indigenous languages. The collection also documents fishing, hunting, and whaling practices, and the social conditions and material culture of these indigenous people. The records provide insight into the tribes' social life and customs, including their legends, religious rites and ceremonies. There are also a large number of documents related to politics and government relations including the legal status of tribes, and laws regarding land tenures and treaties.
 
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Julia Ruuttila Papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of a prominent Northwest labor activist and journalist include correspondence, ephemera, legal papers, manuscripts, and published materials.

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