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Armed Services Edition books

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Armed Service Edition books (ASEs) were produced during World War II by the Council on Books in Wartime. The majority of the collection includes small, paperback copies of Armed Services Edition books and periodicals published between 1943-1946.
 
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Hugh Baillie papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Hugh Baillie (1890-1966) worked at United Press first as a reporter, then general news manager, and then became president during 1935-1955 , and was also a published author. The collection contains manuscripts, including versions of his autobiographical work, High Tensions, correspondence, memoranda, news stories, publicity, published work and periodicals.
 
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Glenn Balch Papers

Repository:Boise State University Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Typescripts of novels, stories, and outdoors articles, published and unpublished; reviews of published work; business correspondence, contracts, sales reports, and royalty statements; and galley proofs, military records, photos, memorabilia, and other papers. Includes two screenplays and one radio play based on Glenn Balch's novel Indian Paint and various issues of The American Boy magazine (1932-1941) in which his "Hide-rack" stories appeared. Balch was a long-time resident of Boise, Idaho.
 
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Glen Barrett Collection on Boise State University

Repository:Boise State University Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Research files and interview notes relating to the history of Boise State University, founded 1932 as Boise Junior College; and manuscript of Barrett’s book, Boise State University: Searching for Excellence, which was published in 1983.
 
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Lorena M. Burgess Papers

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The collection contains correspondence, writings, organizational materials, and publications related to the Flathead Reservation and national legislation affecting the reservation. Lorena Burgess was involved in work on federal and local issues related to the Flathead Reservation (also known as the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Nation). Burgess, a Salish (Séliš) woman, was a long-time resident of Hot Springs, Montana, and the first woman council member of the Salish and Kootenai Tribes.
 
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Butte Land and Investment Company records

Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary:The Butte Land and Investment Company was a real estate, insurance and investment brokerage in Butte, Montana. This collection (1886-1969) consists of business records for the Butte Land and Investment Company and its affiliate companies including the Brooklyn Mining Company; Daly Addition Company; Gibson Ranch Company; Montana Land and Securities Company; Salmon River Mining and Smelting Company; South Park Mining and Realty Company; Washington-Butte Mining Company; and Western Fuel Company. Also included are correspondence and financial records for the Kemper Family.
 
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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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Priscilla Bullitt Collins Collection on the Stimson and Bullitt Families

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Photographs, correspondence, scrapbooks, albums, awards, personal papers, notebooks, articles and clippings relating to the Stimson-Bullitt family and the life of Priscilla Bullitt Collins
 
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Corbett family collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers and photographs relating to the family of Henry L. Corbett and to Hamilton F. Corbett.
 
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Crick Collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers, images, and ephemera relating to journalist Rolla J. ("Bud") Crick.
 
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Cummins World War II Allied Forces Propaganda collection

Repository:Willamette University Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The Cummins World War II Allied Forces Propaganda collection consists of World War II propaganda pamphlets, flyers, and magazines dating from 1940 to 1944.
 
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Dagny Unsgaard Nygaard Papers

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The life story and family history of Norwegian immigrant Dagny Unsgaard Nygaard (born 1899), who came to America circa 1930.
 
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Peter (Per) Geirhart Danielsen Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Peter (Per) Geirhart Danielsen, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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Ole Karolius Eide Davidson Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Ole Karolius Eide Davidson, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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Carolyn Denison filmstrips

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Six 35mm filmstrips of United States Navy training films created by Carolyn Denison during World War II. Denison worked in art museums, produced films, and worked in a film library
 
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Turi Mikkelsen Drage Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Turi Mikkelsen Drage, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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G. Thomas Edwards Papers

Repository:Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Summary:The G. Thomas Edwards papers contain the research and professional papers of Thomas Edwards, a former Professor of History at Whitman College. The collection spans from 1960 to 2017.
 
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Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Bremerton, Washington, Records

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Collection contains the records of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Bremerton, Washington.
 
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Federal Writers' Project of Oregon Soldiers of the Air! Radio Scripts

Repository:Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center
Summary:The Federal Writers Project of Oregon Soldiers of the Air! Radio Scripts comprises 24 scripts for the radio program, Soldiers of the Air! The Federal Writers Project was a program of the Works Progress Administration, an employment and infrastructure agency created by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935 at the height of the Great Depression. Dating from April to November 1941, and written by Claire Churchill of the Oregon Writers’ Project, the scripts aired an average of once per week and were broadcast on radio station KOIN out of Portland, Oregon.
 
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Peter Laurits Fet Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Peter Laurits Fet, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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Forsythe family papers

Repository:Willamette University Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The Forsythe family papers (1846-2009) contain correspondence, documents, literature, photographs, and ephemera. They represent the collected efforts of Irene Hanson (née Forsythe), Emmett and Bessie Forsythe, and Margaret Grace Forsythe to document their family history.
 
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Sven Fredrickson Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Sven Fredrickson, a Swedish immigrant.
 
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Fred M. Fuecker papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Fred Michael Fuecker (1895-1975) served in the military from 1911-1955, including WWI and WWII. The collection consists of a World War I diary, administrative papers of the provost marshal of Los Angeles and Arizona, and of Service Command Unit 4910, Los Angeles (1942-1944), and seven photograph albums, (1911-1924), scrapbooks and mementos.
 
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Frederic W. Ganzert papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, University Archives and Records Management
Summary:Frederic Ganzert served as professor of political science at the University of Utah from 1935 to 1945. This collection contains correspondence, lecture notes, course syllabi, newspaper clippings, and a reprint of an article written by Ganzert.
 
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Bertel Pedersen Gilje Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Bertel Pedersen Gilje, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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Meyer Goykhman papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:3 page memoir of Meyer Goykhman's youth in Bessarabia (now known as Moldova). Goykhman was born in Bessarabia, served in the Russian army during World War II, and emigrated to the United States in 1989
 
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Tom Hardy papers

Repository:Willamette University Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The Tom Hardy papers include materials that document Hardy's careers as an artist and teacher, his world travels to Africa, Europe, and Tahiti, and personal records from 1937 to 2015. Hardy's personal records include childhood photographs, documents and correspondence related to his service in the Air Force during World War II, and journals and calendars. This collection also includes extensive records concerning his father and mother, Orlando Buel (O. B.) "Pete" Hardy and Marie Austin Hardy, and their families from 1894 to 2016.
 
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Charles P. Harman family papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Photographs, publications and ephemera relating to Charles P. and Harlay Harman.
 
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Eric Heikkala Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Eric Heikkala, a Finnish immigrant.
 
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Ole Hoset Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Ole Hoset, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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Privies, Charivaris and Bedbugs or Life on the Farm in the Olden Days

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Autobiography of James Bramblet titled "Privies, Charivaris and Bedbugs or Life on the Farm in the Olden Days." James Bramblet was born on Big Bear Ridge and the story covers his life on the family farm in the 1920's and 1930's.
 
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Magnhild Johnsen Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Magnhild Johnsen, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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Jorgen Aadneram Jorgenson Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Jorgen Aadneram Jorgenson, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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Kjesrud Family History

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The author of this work is Joseph O. Rude, and it is based in part on research conducted by Professor Helge Frøyseth of Norway. It is the story of the Kjesrud family of Norway, dating back to 1635, with historical and genealogical information, including the story of those who moved to North America in the late 1800s.
 
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Thorvald Andreas Kofoed Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Thorvald Andreas Kofoed, a Danish immigrant.
 
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Dagny Fredbjørg Frantzen Krag Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Dagny Fredbjørg Frantzen Krag, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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Earl Landreth papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Earl Landreth (1893-1966) served as an officer in the Philippine Scouts in 1915, and in the U.S. Army, 1917, and rose to the rank of Colonel. The collection consists of correspondence from Landreth to his family during WWII, lectures delivered at Ft. Leavenworth, biographical material, and a publication by Landreth titled Washington Diaries, 1933-1935.
 
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Andreas (Andy) Olia Langvad Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Andreas (Andy) Olia Langvad, a Norwegian immigrant.
 
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Life on the Homefront oral history collection

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Oral history interviews with individuals who lived in Seattle during World War II.
 
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Robert Livingstone papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert Livingstone (1921-2012) served in the 4th Infantry Division during World War II, and pursued a career in fisheries. This collection contains photographs, family correspondence and materials related to his military service.
 
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Alf Lowell Løvoll Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Alf Lowell Løvoll, a Norweian immigrant.
 
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William H. Maas Scrapbook

Repository:Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center
Summary:The William H. Maas Scrapbook is comprised of newspaper clippings documenting the career and related activities of Sergeant William Henry Maas of the Portland, Oregon police force between 1911 and 1943. Specifically, the clippings document such topics as notable crimes and fires in and around Portland, scandals within the Portland city police force and government, police force benefits and labor issues, Prohibition raids, and the policing of Japanese-Americans during World War II. William Maas was born in Michigan in 1880, and lived and worked in Portland until his death in 1943.
 
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Hilma Kristiina Vanhala Michelson Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Hilma Kristiina Vanhala Michelson, a Finnish immigrant.
 
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Arlin C. Migliazzo Oral History Collection

Repository:Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Summary:This collection consists of three interviews on one cassette tape.
 
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Missoula Women for Peace oral history project interviews

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Each of the twelve interviewees recorded for the Missoula Women for Peace Oral History Project by interviewer Dawn Walsh in 2000 describe their own backgrounds, events and personal philosophies that led to their participation in Missoula Women for Peace, and often, participation in other civic activism.
 
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Montana Military Veterans Oral History Project

Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary:This oral history collection records the experiences of Montanans in all branches of service and from various military campaigns; including World War I, World War II, the Korean War, Vietamese Conflict, and the Persian Gulf War.
 
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Kay Atwood papers

Repository:Southern Oregon University, Hannon Library
Summary:Local historian and author Kay Atwood has written extensively about the Southern Oregon region. Atwood's collection includes her publications, accompanied by her research notes, correspondence and photographs. Related publications, many written for cities and forest agencies, are also included.
 
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Christian J. Muri Autobiography

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Christian J. Muri was born in 1871 in Nordre Bergenhus, Norway, and came to America in 1893. He farmed for a living, raised a family in Montana, and was proud to be an American.
 
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Eugene and Betty Myers Correspondence

Repository:Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Summary:The Eugene and Betty Myers Correspondence, which dates from 1943 to 1946, houses letters written by Eugene and Betty Myers during World War II. Eugene Myers served in the army during World War II and went on to work in the Walla Walla school district after the war. Betty Myers worked as a secretary and in education for most of her life.
 
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Esther Alfrida Lund Nilsen Oral History Interview

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:An oral history interview with Esther Alfrida Lund Nilsen, a Norwegian immigrant.

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