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A record concerning the Wind River Forest Experiment Station, July 1, 1913-June 30, 1924, and the Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station, July 1, 1924-December 30, 1938

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Typescript carbon copy of report by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service, 122 pp, 1940, text by June H. Wertz, with photographs and letter of transmittal.
 
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Alfred Hampson papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, articles, reports and testimony regarding state and national minimum deposit container legislation, 1972-1975. Alfred Hampson was a Portland, or. attorney active in lobbying for the Oregon Minimum Deposit Act (Bottle Bill), which went into effect in October 1972.
 
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Arthur Dobbs papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Photocopy manuscript report, 10 pp, ca. 1752, on the cost of beaver fur; Photocopy manuscript report, 24 pp, on the management of the Hudson's Bay Company. Arthur Dobbs (1689-1765) was an Irish author, statesman and governor of North Carolina.
 
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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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Bardsley and Haslacher records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Reports and surveys, ca. 1947-1985, conducted on behalf of businesses, political parties, candidates and state agencies regarding advertising and public opinion on a variety of issues. Bardsley-Haslacher was a public opinion researcher firm.
 
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Bear Creek Logging Company records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Price report, 1925; Production cost analysis, 1926; Financial statements, 1927-1931; Log sales report, 1928; Agreements, 1930; Log train reports, 1924-1925.
 
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Bonneville Power Administration records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Miscellaneous records of the Bonneville Power Administration, including progress reports of the fish-passage research program, 1961-1964; Correspondence; Statistical data on the capacity of the Bonneville fish ways.
 
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British Columbia collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Miscellaneous publications, 1910-1941, about British Columbia; Stock share, 1914, of Fort Steele Waterworks Company, Ltd., issued to Sarah L. Galbraith; Photocopy manuscript correspondence of Harry Jones, gold miner and Canadian mounted policeman, circa 1822-1935, in Welsh, relating to mining in Cariboo, B.C.; Photocopy manuscript report of coal deposits in the Nanaimo, B.C. area, 29 pp, 1863-1864.
 
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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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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,.
 
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N. Coe and W. S. Caldwell postal service report

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Report signed by N. Coe and W. S. Caldwell, Hillsboro postmaster, 3 pp, 9 October 1852, listing post offices and routes in the Oregon Territory.
 
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Collection on the status of title of lands required for proposed boat railway from foot of The Dalles Rapids to head of Celilo Falls

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Typescript correspondence and reports, 1899, regarding the proposed boat railway.
 
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Concentrated Employment Program records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Initial draft project proposals; Project applications; Contractor and sub-contractor agreements; Budget reports and statistics; Cost reimbursement agreements. The Concentrated Employment Program was a federally-sponsored educational and employment program for low-income individuals in selected Portland neighborhoods.
 
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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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David A. Thompson papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Sermons and essays, ca. 1920; Histories of the Portland Presbyterian Church, 3 vols., 1955-1958; Red Cross reports from Clatsop County, 1927-1928; Church directories and programs, 1914-1936. David A. Thompson (d. 1974) was a Presbyterian minister in Portland, Oregon.
 
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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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DeLamar Mining Company records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Letterpress book, 1 vol., 1896-1898, with correspondence, monthly and annual reports, ore test data and values. The main office of the DeLamar Mining Co., Ltd. was located in London, England.
 
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Donald J. Sterling papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, etc. regarding public issues and the newspaper business, 1907-1954; Oregon Journal Vote Counting Procedure manual, 1956; Newsroom correspondence, 1951-1970; Correspondence regarding the tension surrounding the simultaneous meetings of the American Legion Convention and the People's Army Jamboree in Portland, 1970; Correspondence regarding federal judge appointments in Oregon, 1949; "Treasure of Neahkahnie Mountain" by Virgil Smith; "Front Row Seat at the Tree Farm Drama" by W. D. Hagenstein. Donald J. Sterling (1887-1954) was editor of the newspaper Oregon Journal in Portland, Oregon, from 1919-1952.
 
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Donald Waggoner papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Correspondence, articles, reports and testimony regarding state and national minimum deposit container legislation, 1969-1977. Donald Waggoner was President of the Oregon Environmental Council and, along with Richard Chambers, was active in researching and lobbying for the Oregon Minimum Deposit Act (Bottle Bill), which went into effect in October 1972.
 
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Equitable Savings and Loan Association records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Corporate histories; Articles of incorporation and by-laws, 1890-1891; Receipts, 1891; Account books, 1891-1905; Share applications, 1893-1945; Correspondence, 1899-1940; Semi-annual and annual reports, 1903-1977; Newsletters, 1934-1980; Advertising materials; Scrapbooks; Miscellaneous. Equitable Savings and Loan Association was incorporated in 1890 as Oregon Building and Loan Association.
 
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F. M. Kettenring papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Surveying notebooks of townships in the area of Vancouver, Washington; Des Moines River, Clearwater and Snake Rivers, 1905; "Report of Reconnaissance between Albany and Ontario, Oregon, September and October 1904", 25 pp.
 
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Final report of the Black history of Portland project :

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Mimeograph typescript report of the Black History of Portland Project, presented to the Joint Committee for the Humanities in Oregon, prepared by Jim Pettyjohn and Tom Unthank, 34 pp, 1972, reporting on a project undertaken by a class, the Bucciarelli team, at John Adams High School, Portland, Oregon, to document the history of African Americans in Portland.
 
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Forests and forestry collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection of materials assembled by the Oregon Historical Society relating to forests and forestry in the Pacific Northwest and primarily in Oregon.
 
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Fred E. Miller collection on the Geological Society of the Oregon Country

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Miscellaneous administrative documents, pamphlets and other ephemera and reports relating to the Geological Society of Oregon Country, ca. 1950-1980. Frederick Earl Miller was president of the Geological Society of Oregon Country in 1965.
 
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Frederick Goodrich papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection includes: Original scores and arrangements, primarily of religious music, as performed in Portland area churches, ca. 1895-1930; An unpublished history of the Portland Symphony Orchestra, 1 vol. 1899-1933; Reports regarding the Oregon Music Project, 1935-1942. Frederick William Goodrich (1867-1942) was a composer, organist and choir director in Portland, Oregon.

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