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Alfred E. Aiken Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Alfred E. Aiken Papers consist of eight original letters he wrote from 1885 to 1890 to his sister, Sabra Jane "Jennie" Aiken who was living in Frewsburg, New York. The letters were sent from Poplar Creek and Dawson County, Montana, and Fort Buford, North Dakota, and describe his impressions of the country, the military garrison at Poplar Creek, members of the tribes on the nearby reservation, incidents of ranch life, and family news. The letters are supplemented by a biographical essay, "A Cowpuncher's Prairie Romance," written by Aiken's granddaughter, Evelyn J. Aiken Jones.
 
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Ash Family Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Ash Family Papers consist of typed manuscripts created by Beth McElfresh and her sisters Joy and Jessie. They describe ranching experiences and life near Baker, Montana, along with memories of their father and mother, Frank and Mary Ash. Also included are a number of family photographs.
 
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Cache Valley Refugee Oral History Project collection

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary:Cache Valley, Utah is the home of Burmese Muslim, Karen, and Eritrean refugees. Documenting and preserving their stories is an important goal of Utah State University’s Fife Folklore Archives (FFA). In May 2015, USU’s FFA and Folklore Program, with help from the Karen community, hosted a Library of Congress Field School for Cultural Documentation: “Voices: Refugees in Cache Valley.” Field school students worked to document Cache Valley’s recent refugee communities. This collection, Folk Coll 58: Cache Valley Refugee Oral History Project, houses the physical recordings, release forms, and associated materials of the interviews which took place during this field school.
 
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Community Improvement Through Local History Project oral histories

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary:Many, if not all of these tapes were produced as a part of the Community Improvement Through Local History Project funded by USU’s Kellogg Quality of Rural Life Program in the 1970s. They consist largely of oral histories with people across the state of Utah.
 
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Emily Meredith Letter and Photographs

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Emily Meredity Letter and Photographs consists of a typed transcript of a letter from Emily to her father and two photographs taken in Bozeman of Ellis and Evan Meredith.
 
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Fred E. Gulick Collection

Repository:Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
Summary:The collection consists of 1 half-sized document box of photographic prints, news clippings, event programs, correspondence, certificates, tickets, and other material that illustrate the life and work of prosthodontist Fred E. Gulick, D.M.D., F.A.C.D. The collection spans 1889-1957 and highlights different aspects of Gulick's life, including his childhood, dental education, military service, and professional involvement.
 
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Helen and Paul Hafner Collection

Repository:Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
Summary:The collection consists of handwritten letters, color photographs and negatives, news clippings, ephemera, and other printed material highlighting the personal and professional lives of couple Eldon "Frenchy" and Fritzi Chuinard and their close friendship with Helen and Paul Hafner.
 
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Home Economics Department, Montana State University, Records

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Home Economics Department, Montana State University, Records comprise multiple accessions donated to Special Collections over the course of several years. The materials consist of annual reports, correspondence, administrative records, student records, home economics, child development center, home management, Montana Home Economics Association, ephemera and realia, photographs, and audio and visual recordings.
 
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Mildred J. Leigh Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Mildred Leigh Papers consist of letters she collected or inherited during her lifetime, various subject files of documents, and photographic images.
 
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Herbert C. Miller Papers

Repository:Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
Summary:Dr. Herbert C. Miller, D.D.S., M.D., was born in 1864, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He graduated from the Missouri Dental College in 1885 and from the St. Louis Medical College in 1887. Dr. Miller founded the North Pacific College of Dentistry in 1898. As president, he gave North Pacific College of Dentistry to the State of Oregon in 1945. He died, December 20, 1947, at his new home, Newport, Oregon. The collection consists of personal papers and photographs and professional documents from Herbert Miller's career as an early dentist in the Pacific Northwest.
 
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Montana State University Historical Photographs Collection

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Montana State University Historical Photographs Collection consists of thousands of photographs pertaining to all the phases of the university’s history. Images in this collection were collected for publicity, construction and maintenance, and individual faculty and staff members. Also included in this collection are personal snapshots and photograph albums produced by individual students, faculty, and staff members.
 
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Myrtle May Crosby Letters

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Myrtle May Crosby Letters consists of two letters written by Crosby to her parents in April, 1918 describe her life on a homestead near Riedel. Additional topics discussed include teaching, family life, farm sales, and military service.
 
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Rodney Wallace Page Family Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Rodney W. Page Papers consist of letters and legal documents. Most of the letters were written in 1881-1882, correspondents include Rodney and his wife, Sarah, their son, Arthur, Rodney's daughter, Elvira, and her daughter Mary. These letters describe family news, local weather conditions, religious admonishments, the state of affairs in Montana, preparations for the family's move to the territory, as well as farming and ranching activities in Madison County. The legal documents discuss the sale and management of cattle.
 
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James Reid Letters and Photographs

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The James R. Reid Letters consist of positive photocopies of the extensive correspondence between him and Ella Holden from 1902-1904, typewritten pages of genealogical information on the Reid family, and photographs of Reid and his wife, Ella, and other members of the extended Reid family.
 
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Richard H. Clow Family Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Richard H. Clow Family Papers consist of letters, photographs, and a biography of Richard H. Clow titled Rough Enough (2012) by Richard H. McBee. Topics include family news and some local conditions in San Jose, California, Hawaii, and Seattle, Washington.
 
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Robert Leon Rose Papers

Repository:Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
Summary:Robert Leon Rose served in the U.S. Army as a part of the 46th General Hospital during World War II. The Robert Leon Rose Papers document Robert's relationship with wife Borgny Christofferson Rose, R.N., containing transcribed letters passed between them while Robert was overseas during the war as well as a bound biography of the Rose's, edited by their granddaughter Karyl Groeneveld.
 
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Scott Family papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Leland Scott (1866-1924) was the mayor of Springfield, Oregon; a bank president; and an educator in the Eugene, Oregon area in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The Scott Family Papers comprise the personal and professional papers of Charles Leland Scott, the papers of his wife, Mollie Brattain Scott, a schoolteacher, and of the Scott children and other relatives. The collection includes correspondence, journals, diaries, catalogs, account books, deeds and mortgages, certificates, receipts, other family records, bound volumes, and photographs.
 
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Charles R. Shepherd papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The Charles R. Shepherd papers (1930-1977) consist of letters, notes, and his personal daybook. Also included is a copy of "As We Knew Him," a tribute to William L. Rich. The tribute contains blessings, letters, histories, and biographies of William L. Rich.
 
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Slater Family Collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Family history, photographic images, books, newspaper clippings, and ephemera of the descendants of Oregon pioneers James H. Slater and Edna Elizabeth Gray. Includes travel photographs from Oregon, Canada, and the western U.S., and photographs of the 1962 Columbus Day storm in Portland, Oregon.
 
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Swaner Family Oral History Project

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary:In 2010 the Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter (Snyderville Basin, Park City, Utah) was donated to Utah State University, making it the largest gift in USU history. Known to native peoples as the “Hole in the Sky,” the preserve encompasses a 1,200 acre wildlife preserve and state of the art environmental education facility. The dream of the preserve started in 1992, when Dr. Paula Swaner and her children pursued a way to honor their late husband and father Leland Swaner; and culminated in the impressive, one-of-a-kind preserve in the high desert. In 2015, USU Special Collections was given the opportunity to document the family’s legacy story. This collection compromises five interviews with Swaner family members. Check out the Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter.
 
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Thirkell Family letters

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary:This collection contains 47 letters in total spanning from 1854 to 1919. They are primarily correspondence between members of the Thirkell family in Utah and their relatives in England.
 
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M.L. Wilson Agricultural Photographs Collection

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Agriculture Photograph collection includes photographs, nitrate negatives, safety negatives, and glass plate negatives created by or collected by M.L. Wilson. Images in this collection pertain to agricultural subjects and projects studied 1901 to 1945 at Montana State College. Image subject include: alfalfa, barley, clover, corn, grain, grass, wheat, sunflowers, thistles, and vegetables. Other subjects include: demonstration and field days, experiment stations, farm machinery, farmsteads, dryland farming, tillage, harvesting, erosion, livestock, rural life in Montana, and pot tests. Of particular interest are numerous images of "big hitch" teams, horse-drawn implements using eight or more teams of draft animals for power.

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