Paul and Edith Feldenheimer papers, 1888-1950  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Feldenheimer, Edith,1900.
Title
Paul and Edith Feldenheimer papers
Dates
1888-1950 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.75 cubic feet (2 document cases, 1 flat box and 1 oversize folder)
Collection Number
Mss 2694
Summary
Collection includes: Diaries, 1917-1918 and correspondence, 1915-1944, of Paul Feldenheimer; Diaries, 1909-1922, and correspondence, 1910-1922, of Edith Feldenheimer; Financial reports, 1938-1942, minutes and correspondence, 1939-1949, of the Peoples Institute Auxiliary of the University of Oregon Medical School; Mechanical drawings, 1 vol., 1911-1912, by Paul; Scrapbook, 1 vol., ca. 1920, belonging to Edith relating to her years at Smith College; Miscellaneous memorabilia and ephemera. Paul Feldenheimer operated a jewelry store in Portland, Oregon and Edith Feldenheimer, his wife, was active in the community's arts and cultural circles.
Repository
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
97205
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
libreference@ohs.org
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Paul Feldenheimer operated a jewelry store in Portland, Oregon and Edith Feldenheimer, his wife, was active in the community's arts and cultural circles.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection includes: Diaries, 1917-1918 and correspondence, 1915-1944, of Paul Feldenheimer; Diaries, 1909-1922, and correspondence, 1910-1922, of Edith Feldenheimer; Financial reports, 1938-1942, minutes and correspondence, 1939-1949, of the Peoples Institute Auxiliary of the University of Oregon Medical School; Mechanical drawings, 1 vol., 1911-1912, by Paul; Scrapbook, 1 vol., ca. 1920, belonging to Edith relating to her years at Smith College; Miscellaneous memorabilia and ephemera.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The Oregon Historical Society is the owner of the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the Research Library prior to any use of reproductions. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use of reproductions may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright holders.

Preferred Citation

Paul and Edith Feldenheimer Papers, Mss 2694, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Gift of Tom Feldenheimer, February 1984.

Separated Materials

Feldenheimer family photographs collection, Org. Lot 242, Oregon Historical Society Research Library,Portland, Or.

Related Materials

Feldenheimer family photographs collection, Org. Lot 242, Oregon Historical Society Research Library,Portland, Or.


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Jewelers -- Oregon -- Portland.
  • Jews -- Oregon.

Corporate Names

  • Smith College.
  • University of Oregon. -- Medical School. -- Peoples Institute Auxilary -- Records and correspondence.

Family Names

  • Feldenheimer, Edith, -- 1900 -- Archives.
  • Feldenheimer, Paul -- Archives.

Form or Genre Terms

  • Diaries. -- aat
  • Drawings (visual works) -- aat
  • Financial records. -- aat
  • Letters (correspondence) -- aat
  • Printed ephemera. -- aat
  • Scrapbooks. -- aat