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Alfred Powers papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection of original historical materials relating to Oregon and Pacific northwest history, including business records, school records, scrapbooks, catalogs, and ephemera.
 
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Robertson, Burns, and Failing families papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Materials related to several old Portland families, primarily, Robertson, Burns, Couch, Failing, Corbett, and Wood. Also included are Adams, Lewis, Reed, Warren, and Wilson. Photographs document individuals, family groups, and activities. Numerous photographic albums are also included. The documents are primarily made up of correspondence between individuals, as well as ephemera and diaries.
 
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Seiffert family collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of John and Olive (Southcott) Seiffert of San Francisco, California, and Portland Oregon. John Seiffert was active in theater groups in Portland and San Francisco in the 1920s and 1930s, and ran dancing schools in later years. The collection contains photographs, scrapbooks, personal documents, play scripts, original poetry, and ephemera.
 
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James Steel papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Financial records of an Oregon pioneer and early business leader of Portland, including account books, cash books, financial journals, and cash journal of the First Congregational Church of Portland, 1874-1888.
 
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Stella Maris House collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Ranging in date from 1940 to 1973, the Stella Maris House collection consists of printed material, correspondence, and administrative, financial, and legal records created and collected by the Portland, Oregon-based social justice group during the course of their work. The collection demonstrates the local evolution of issues key to the history of the United States during the 1960s. Over a third of the archive's content is dedicated to Oregon's migrant labor rights movement, and it also features records documenting the area's civil rights movement, urban renewal projects, interstate highway infrastructure, and social welfare programs initiated by the Economic Opportunity Act.
 
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Winch family papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Photographs and papers of the Winch family of Portland, Oregon, including materials relating to Martin Winch, his wife Nellie Amelia Wygant Winch, their son Simeon Reed Winch, and Simeon's second wife Margaret (Mary) Tobin Winch. Additional materials pertain to related families, including the Rae, Reed, Wood and Wygant families, and Dr. John McLoughlin. Materials include financial records, correspondence, house inventories, correspondence, diaries, photographs, daguerreotypes, and drawings. Also included is correspondence of Simeon Gannett Reed and letters to Reed from William S. Ladd.

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