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Collection Title:

Henry Baldwin historical sketches

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry Baldwin wrote historical sketches for a Marshfield, Oregon (now known as Coos Bay) newspaper, in 1879, that were based on a journal by L.L. Williams, which contained an account of an 1850 exploration party's encounter with "Indians" of Southern Oregon. The collection (1938) contains photocopies of the historical sketches, and a historical write-up by Sheldon Sackett about William's journal, the exploration party, and the Marshfield, Oregon newspaper, Weekly Coast Mail.
 
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Welborn Beeson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Welborn Beeson was a farmer in Jackson County, Oregon during the late 1800s. The Beeson family came overland to Oregon in 1853, settling in Jackson County along Wagner Creek. In 1851, when Welborn Beeson was fifteen years old, he began to keep a diary and continued to do so until his death in 1893. After serving in the Union Army during the Civil War, Beeson returned to farm in Jackson County, and was active in politics and in the social life of the area. The collection includes diaries, 1891-1893, and account books, 1848-1893.
 
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Brownsville Woolen Mill records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Brownsville Woolen Mill was located in Brownsville, Oregon since the 1860s; the original main building was destroyed by a fire in 1955. The collection (1902-1913) contains the surviving records of the Mill including financial ledgers, journals, and day books.
 
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Capital National Bank records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Founded by John Henry Albert and R. S. Wallace in 1885, the Capital National Bank was a prominent financial institution in Salem, Oregon. The collection consists of corporate records, correspondence, financial statements, administrative files, miscellaneous files, accounting and bookkeeping volumes, photographs, and three copper printer's cuts.
 
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James D. Cauthorn journal

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James D. Cauthorn traveled overland from Mexico, Missouri, to Fort Bridger in 1865. The diary ranges from March 30 to June 25, 1865 and describes his route, modes of transportation, descriptions of the landscape as well his finances.
 
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Medorem Crawford papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Medorem Crawford helped lead emigrants overland to the Pacific Northwest in the early 1860s. From 1864 to 1869 he was Oregon collector of internal revenue, and from 1871 to 1875 he served as appraiser of customs. The collection is comprised of diaries, correspondence and account books. Some of the diaries describe overland journeys. The major part of the collection are the diaries for 1859-1861, 1863, 1864, 1869-1871, 1876-1877, 1885-1886.
 
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DeMoss Family Lyric Bards records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The DeMoss Family Lyric Bards was a family of traveling musicians who began performing in 1872. The collection contains journals, engagement books, contracts, correspondence, manuscript music, published works, testimonials, programs, handbills, photographs, clippings, and mementos of travel.
 
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Department of Speech records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The study of rhetoric and performance has been a part of the curriculum of the University of Oregon since it opened its doors in 1877; the Department of Speech also used to offer classes in radio, film, theatre study, and also dramatic performance. The bulk of the collection (1948-1999) consists of records when the Department of Speech was heavily involved with theatre performance.
 
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James Douglas journal

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James Douglas is a legendary figure in British Columbia, from his fur trade days at Fort St. James to his dual governorship of Vancouver Island and British Columbia. His journal describes a voyage from Fort Vancouver to California.
 
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Charles Feller papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Feller (1889-1966) became an Oregon fish merchant and wholesaler in Marshfield and Coos Bay, Oregon and established the Charles Feller Company which traded world-wide in canned, smoked, and frozen fish. The collection contains company records including ledgers, journals, and account books, fish catch books, commercial and personal correspondence, Charleston, Oregon harbor improvement files, and scrapbooks.
 
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Amelia A. Hadley journal

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Amelia A. Hadley journal includes entries regarding her 1851 journey from Galesburg, Illinois to Oregon City, Oregon.
 
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A.B. Hallock journal

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Hallock was born in Utica, New York. He trained as a cabinet maker, draftsman, surveyor, and civil engineer and became one of Portland's earliest contractors. The journal describes his experiences on the coast, daily transactions and experiences during construction jobs. He fished, trapped, observed the weather, visited, and was visited.
 
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Samuel Handsaker papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Sam "Uncle Sam" Handsaker was an Oregon pioneer and veteran of the Rogue River Indian Wars. The collection consists of a typed copy of "Across the Plains," which is a transcription of a section of Handsaker's journal (1853).
 
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Hudson's Bay Company journal of events at Stuart Lake

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Hudson's Bay Company is the oldest commercial corporation in North America and one of the oldest in the world. A fur trading business for much of its existence, today Hudson's Bay Company owns and operates retail stores throughout Canada. Collection includes Hudson's Bay Company journal of events at Stuart Lake.
 
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Lewis Investment Company records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lewis Investment Company of Portland, Oregon was a real estate firm incorporated in 1909 by John C. Lewis, L. A. Lewis, and Robert W. Lewis. Collection contains corporate records including Board of Director's, stockholder’s, and Executive Committee minutes, cash books, journals, ledgers, balances and reports, and correspondence.
 
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Seth Luelling diary

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Seth Lewelling's Diary recounts his travels from Cincinnati Ohio to California, accounts of his finances, poetry of Oregon and California written by family members, and a list of the names of the Luelling Family members.
 
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Macleay Estate Company records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Macleay Estate Company of Portland, Oregon purchased the canning, shipping, and allied interests of the R. D. Hume Company of Wedderburn, Oregon. The collection contains correspondence, financial records, legal documents, ledgers, and journals.
 
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Henry Misselwitz papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry Misselwitz (1900 - ?) became a reporter and foreign correspondent, was the author of three books on his experiences in the Far East, and promoted the establishment of a foreign service training center for U.S. diplomats. The collection contains correspondence regarding the proposed Academy of Foreign Service, book manuscripts, radio scripts, newspaper columns and articles, two journals Misselwitz kept while travelling in China, and a general merchandise account book belonging to a Mrs. Carolyn Converse Misselwitz.
 
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Pat Victor Morrissette notes on a trip to Hawaii

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Pat Victor Morrissette was assistant professor of English, and Boyer head of the Department of English, University of Oregon. Collection includes a typewritten transcript bound in tapa cloth of a trip to Hawaii with C. Valentine Boyer and presented to Mrs. Bayer.
 
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Nathaniel Myer diary of a trip to the Rogue River Valley

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Nathaniel Myer's diary recounts his travels from Van Buren, Iowa to the Rogue River Valley of Oregon. His diary includes descriptions of the weather and landscapes along with events.
 
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Hamilton Scott diary

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprised of Hamilton Scott's diary of a trip from Fremont, Iowa to Walla Walla, Washington in 1862.
 
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John Shaver journal

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John Shaver was from South Mountain, North Carolina. He sailed on the Henry Chauncey to Aspinwall, crossed the isthmus, and proceeded on the Sacramento to San Francisco, Mar. 11 to Apr. 2, 1868. Journal describes his journey.
 
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Viola Springer journal

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Viola Springer was from Sullivan County, Missouri and was an Oregon pioneer. The Viola Springer journal describes in detail her trip from Princeton, Montana to Harney Valley, Oregon in 1885-1886.
 
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UO Documenting Freshman Year Experience Project journals

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The University of Oregon Documenting Freshman Year Experience Project is undertaken every Fall Term by a Residential Freshman Interest Groups (FIG) course. The courses "Living Autobiography," "Hidden History," and "Reboot the Past, Upload the Future" are taught by Kevin Hatfield, Adjunct Assistant Professor of History and assisted in different years by Undergraduate FIG Academic Assistants Conor Ross, Betsy Selander, and Matt Villeneuve. As part of each course students create weekly project entries in a variety of media that include ephemera and photographs taken during their first term at the University of Oregon.
 
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Willamette Draying and Forwarding Co. journal and day book

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Willamette Draying and Forwarding Co. was incorporated in Portland, Oregon, on January 17, 1870, by Robert, James, and John Holman, and George W. Taylor, and it exists today as the Holman Distribution Center, a warehousing and transportation company. The collection (1870-1871) contains a journal and a day book.
 
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V. Williams journal

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:V. Williams was a pioneer who took the California road to Oregon. Journal documents the journey from Iowa to Klamath Lake, Oregon.
 
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Edwin A. Woodworth papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edwin A. Woodwoorth (1890-1966) became county superintendent of schools for Clackamas County, Oregon. The collection contains minutes and other material from national, regional and local education association meetings, as well as correspondence, publications, and daily desk diaries/journals.

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