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Collection Title:

1000 Friends of Oregon records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Memoranda, member bulletins, and miscellaneous documents regarding the investigation and consideration of proposed and enacted land use and zoning plans.
 
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Abbett family papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Programs of the Portland Flute Club, 1921-1926; Diary of Mrs. J. T. Abbett, 2 vol., 1911-1915; Typescript "History of Women's Foreign Missionary Work in the Pacific Northwest" by Mrs. J. T. Abbett, 10 pp, 1929; Diaries and letters of Myra Leanna (Abbett) Adams, 1890-1963; Miscellaneous family papers, 1865-1963. John C. Abbett was a Portland businessman and flautist.
 
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Alaska collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Miscellaneous letters, publications and documents, 1882-1970, about Alaska, including information on Isobel Wylie Hutchison, Alaska statehood, and the Alaska Historical Museum.
 
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Maryland Allen papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes manuscripts of short stories, novels, essays, plays, correspondence, clippings, etc. Maryland Allen (d. 1927) was a Portland, Oregon author.
 
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American Public Works Association Records Oregon Branch records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, newsletters, miscellaneous administrative records, brochures, financial documents, speeches, etc., ca. 1963-1991.
 
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Anthony Braun family collection,

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Ten (10) photograph albums, one (1) calendar book, and one (1) folder of papers, all relating to the family of Anthony Braun of Faloma, Multnomah County, Oregon, and Spokane, Washington.
 
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Arthur Churchill papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, memoranda, financial records, etc. regarding his family, law practice, land transactions, travels, his dairy farm and contemporary political topics, 1854-1948. Arthur M. Churchill (b. 1876) was a Portland, Oregon attorney and dairy farmer.
 
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Victor Atiyeh papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, 1965-1976, primarily from constituents regarding various political issues, including abortion, field burning, taxation, education and fluoridation; Campaign materials; Press releases; Reports; Materials regarding Oregon Senate committees of Local and State Financing, Taxation and Ways and Means, 1963-1965; Materials relating to Atiyeh's Oregon gubernatorial campaign, 1978; Speeches; Miscellaneous and ephemera. Victor G. Atiyeh served as Oregon's governor from 1979 to 1987.
 
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B-17 Flying Fortress materials

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Materials relating to the B-17 Flying Fortress and other airplanes.
 
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George L. Baker papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes miscellaneous letters and papers regarding George L. Baker. George Luis Baker (1868-1941) was city coucilman and commisioner for Portland, Oregon, 1904-1917, and mayor, 1917-1933.
 
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Mona P. Baker collection,

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Two (2) scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs, ephemera; one (1) empty scrapbook; one (1) address book; three (3) issues of "Proceedings of the State Encampment of the Dept. of Oregon United Spanish War Veterans," and "Annual Conventions of the Dept. of Oregon National Auxiliary U.S.W.V., 1962, 1963, 1965; two (2) files containing Spanish War Veteran Auxiliary materials; and Joseph W. Baker Memorial Certificate from President Lyndon B. Johnson.
 
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Wellington C. Barnes papers,

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Receipts, miscellaneous forms and clippings from Wellington C. Barnes, ca. 1910-1950.
 
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Mark Beardsley photograph and related materials,

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:One (1) black-and-white photograph of Mark Beardsley standing in front of W.W. Beardsley's (his father) horse-drawn delivery wagon, circa 1907, probably in the Portland, Oregon, area. Also includes three (3) vintage postcards, circa 1910-1915; and one (1) flower-shaped Christmas souvenir, circa 1910.
 
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Oscar Beck papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, 1902-1950, with Clifton N. McArthur and Frederick Steiwer; Notebooks, 1905-1932; Notes on construction jobs, 1924-1950; Documents of the Portland Cement Co.; Reports and specifications regarding engineering activities in the Portland area; Memorabilia. Oscar Terry Peter Beck (b. 1883) was a testing engineer in Portland, Oregon, ca. 1900-1946.
 
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Benjamin Driscoll papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence and ephemera relating to the Vega Company and its Vega Standard Cornet and other musical instrument companies, 1907; Correspondence and ephemera relating to the Royal Arcanum, 1894-1895; Ephemera relating to the Portland Rowing Club and other rowing associations, 1896-1903; Ephemera and accounts of the YMCA, 1900-1901; Miscellaneous papers of Benjamin and Cerena Driscoll. Benjamin Driscoll was a musician, leader of the Driscoll Orchestra (1904-06) and cornet player at the Helig and Bungalow Theatres, Portland (1907-09).
 
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Bernard Z. Agrons papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of Bernard Z. "Bernie" Agrons, Oregon state legislator and vice-president of Weyerhaeuser. Includes: constituent correspondence, legislative files, speeches, subject files, legislative schedules, and publications.
 
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Berry Walker Dunn papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Manuscript letter from Dunn to Mrs. M. F. Cook, corresponding secretary of the Yamhill County Woman Suffrage Association, 6 pp, May 16, 1875, explaining his support for woman suffrage; Card for his funeral, 1898.
 
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Bingham Pump Company records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, financial records and miscellaneous ephemera.
 
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Biographical information on three federal judges in Oregon,

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Biographical information relating to three federal judges from Oregon, Wallace McCamant, Bert Emory Haney and James Alger Fee, and a program for the Pioneer Courthouse National Historic Landmark Dedication Ceremony in 1977. Judge Alfred T. Goodwin helped to prepare some of the material
 
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Blyth, Eastman, Dillon & Company records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Advertising correspondence, 1928-1929; Investment portfolios, 1929, and investment opportunity notebooks, 7 vols., regarding irrigation and drainage, lumber, industry and real estate; Miscellaneous advertising and stock certificates.
 
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Book Club of California records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Pamphlets and memorabilia issued by the Book Club of California relating to the history of the Pacific Coast and California, 1934-1971.
 
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Breese Aircraft Corporation records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Promotional literature and stockholder's newsletters regarding company operations, 1929-1932. Breese Aircraft Corporation, aircraft manufacturing plant and builders of the trans-Pacific monoplane, the Aloha.
 
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Walter W. and Vivien R. Bretherton papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, ca. 1920-1960, of Walter W. Bretherton to various politicians and Vivien Bretherton to friends.
 
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Brooke family papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, 1902-1960; World War I correspondence and records, 1917-1919, of Lloyd W. and Frank P. Brooke; High School commencements, 1908-1909; School records; Greeting cards and invitations; Miscellaneous.
 
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Brooklyn Parent Teacher Association records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Minutes, treasurer's reports, newsletters, correspondence, membership directories, publicity materials, historian's reports (1951-1981, incomplete) and memorabilia from local, state and national PTA meetings. The Brooklyn Parent Teacher Association was founded in 1903 as the Brooklyn Mother's Club and sought to promote the welfare of children and youth in the school and in the community.
 
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Brooks-Scanlon, Inc. records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Log analysis, 7 vols., 1957-1958; Administrative and financial records, 1886-1975; Advertisements, ca. 1886-1975; Architectural plans for mill, ca. 1915; Administrative records, memoranda, reports, correspondence regarding financial status, brochures, etc., 1978-1979. Brooks-Scanlon, Inc. was founded as Brooks Brothers by Lester R., Dwight F. and Anson Brooks in Minneapolis, 1873.
 
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Brud Shamrock papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Manuscript letter of introduction for Shamrock, 1914; Typescript agreement between Shamrock and Kid Jesse, 1914, for a boxing match in Yreka, California; Tickets to boxing matches, 1912-1914.
 
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C.C. Slaughters records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes the records and correspondence of C. C. Slaughters in Portland, Oregon, including floor plans, correspondence with the OLCC, menus, financial records and materials relating to events either held at or supported by the bar. C. C. Slaughters is a Gay Bar located at 1014 SW Stark St., Portland, Or. which opened in 1981.
 
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Mary Evelene Calbreath papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, musical programs, articles, genealogy, ephemera; Daybook, 1 vol., 1864-1899; Landscape album, 1 vol.; Diaries, 3 vols., 1900-1902; Score, 40 pp, sonata for violin and piano in B minor; Typescript of a radio station introduction to a recital. Mary Evelene Calbreath (d. 1972) was a music teacher and composer in Portland, Oregon.
 
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California collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Manuscript letters from H. B. Smith to his wife, 2 pp, May 11, 1855, regarding work in the Jacksonville mines; Student relief pass-card, circa 1906, issued by Stanford University to students volunteering to provide relief to victims of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake; Invitation to the Grand Anniversary Ball, July 4, 1856.
 
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Caroline Couch Hoffman papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence and diaries of Caroline Couch Hoffman; Correspondence and personal memorabilia of David Burns, Georgiana Burns, Mary Caroline Burns, Walter John Burns, Walter John Burns, Jr., Captain Couch, Hoffman Construction Co., Elizabeth Hoffman, Julia Hoffman, Lee Hawley Hoffman, Clementine Freeman Lewis, Maria Louise Linthicum and Caroline Elizabeth Wilson, 1868-1971.
 
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Charles Berg records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Biographical information, programs, advertising samples, newsletters, newspaper clippings and scrapbooks, ephemera and programs for KGW's "Hoot Owls" radio program club, 1913-1975. Charles F. Berg (1871-1931) owned Charles F. Berg Company, a major women's aapparel store in Portland, Or.
 
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Charles Wolverton papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, 1894-1926, regarding state and national politics, election as Chief Justice, personal and business matters with John H. Mitchell, Reuben P. Boise and Benjamin F. Mulkey; Speeches regarding initiative and referendum; Ephemera. Charles Wolverton was a lawyer in Albany in Portland, Oregon and Chief Justice in the Oregon Supreme Court, 1894-1905.
 
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Cheryl James Defense Committee records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes correspondence, financial records, news clippings and ephemera regarding the case of Cheryl Dawn James and the work of the Cheryl James Defense Committee Fund. Cheryl Dawn James was an 18 year-old African American woman from Portland, Oregon.
 
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Noble Chowning scrapbooks,

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Two (2) scrapbooks belonging to Noble Chowning, including materials relating to Kelso (Wash.) High School, the University of Puget Sound, and Coquille, Oregon.
 
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Chriss A. Bell papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, ca. 1890-1899, regarding his experiences in the Spanish American War and personal matters; Diary, 1 v, 1898-1898, regarding his experiences in the Philippines and Guam, during the war, with typescript transcript; Miscellaneous ephemera, ca. 1890-1899. Chriss A. Bell was an attorney and veteran of the Spanish American War.
 
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Citizens' League for Effective City Government records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Minutes, member notices, mailing lists, press releases, correspondence, financial records, campaign materials and 2 scrapbooks, 1964-1966. Citizens' League for Effective City Government was a committee formed to change Portland city government from commission to mayor-council form and to place revised charter measure on the May 1966 ballot.
 
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Civic Improvement Association of Carlton, Oregon records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Booklets describing yearly programs and its constitution and by-laws; Library reports; Correspondence. The Civic Improvement Association of Carlton, Oregon was devoted to the civic improvement of the city of Carlton and to maintaining the city's library,.
 
Collection Title:

Clingman-Crewse family papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Personal and business correspondence, teaching records, survey notes and financial papers of Cyrus Clingman of Linn County, Oregon, 1852-1899; Civil War letters from John Haughey to Lavine Haughey Clingman, 1863-1864; Letters from Imogene Crewse to Ella Clingman Crewse, 1920-1936, regarding her duties and travels as a saleswoman and governess; Letters from Keith Crewse to Imogene Crewse, 1918, regarding his military service at Bay City, Washington; Miscellaneous family correspondence, genealogical materials and memorabilia.
 
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Club Shangri-La collection,

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Photographs, scrapbook, and ephemera relating to the Club Shangri-La, active in the 1940s and located on NW Glisan Street between 4th and 5th Avenues, Portland, Oregon.
 
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Columbus Day Storm collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes materials relating to he Columbus Day Storm in Portland, Oregon, on October 12, 1962, and its aftermath.
 
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Communications Consultants, Inc. records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Company brochure; Correspondence, 1980; Proposals for architectural preservation documentary "The Most Livable City, Portland"; Research, scripts, budget, etc., for Sea Lion Caves Project, Florence, Oregon; Photos and brochure for "Where's Boston" project. Communications Consultants, Inc. was founded in 1965 by Duane Nielsen to offer "a complete scope of consulting and audio-visual production services."
 
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Congregational Church collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Printed ephemera relating to the Congregational Church and its activities throughout the United States, with several folders regarding churches in Washington State.
 
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Corinne Trullinger and Mark A. Chamberlin papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, 1922-1986, correspondents include: Congressman Charles Porter, Senator Mark Hatfield, Hazel Miller, etc.; Miscellaneous correspondence and documents relating to the Mark Chamberlin Lectureship at Lewis and Clark College, nuclear and solar power, violence, radio broadcasting, religion, etc. Reverend Mark A. Chamberlin (b. 1899) was a Methodist pastor and national officer in the Methodist Federation for Social Action.
 
Collection Title:

Cox Cable of Portland, Inc. records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence of board member Elizabeth Vaughan, 1978-1979; Reports and cable company publications, 1978-1980. Cox Cable of Portland, Inc., a subsidiary of Cox Cable Communications, Inc. was formed in 1978 in response to Portland's decision to award a cable communications franchise.
 
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Arthur L. Crookham papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence with the Oregon Historical Society, John Neilson Barry and Burt Brown Barker regarding Oregon history; Letters and literature regarding old age and his participation with the State Council on Aging; Miscellaneous material regarding I-205 and East Portland, political issues, personal matters, etc.; School notebooks; Progressive Party literature; Newspaper clippings; etc.
 
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O. Edward Dagner papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence; Truck operating cost estimates, particularly for logging truck costs in Oregon and California; Speeches, including radio broadcasts of the Office of Defense Transportation; Printed ephemera. O. Edward Dagner was an Automotive Engineer and Maintenance Specialist for the Office of Defense Transportation, Portland district, 1942-1944.
 
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Degree of Pocahontas. Wahkiakum Council No. 40 records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence 1934-1953; Membership forms, invoices, reports, etc., 1937-1952; Roll of Chiefs book for Improved Order of Red Men Tribe No. 65., 1918. The Improved Order of Red Men is a fraternal organization, founded in Baltimore, Maryland in 1834.
 
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Democratic Party Central Committee of Oregon records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, administrative documents, financial records, campaign materials, pamphlets, etc.
 
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Denton family collection,

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Photographs, ephemera, programs, and other papers relating to the family of Carl Denton, conductor of the Portland Symphony Orchestra (later the Oregon Symphony), and of the Crowther and Allison families of Portland.

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