Flanders family papers, 1881-1952

Overview of the Collection

Flanders family
Flanders family papers
1881-1952 (inclusive)
.41 cubic feet, (4 folders and 1 oversize folder)
Collection Number
Mss 1392
Collection includes the diary of Maria Louise Flanders, 1926-1929; specifications by Jamieson Parker for a house in Portland Heights, Portland, Oregon, for Maria Louise Flanders and Caroline Flanders; certificates; and correspondence and documents relating to Ecola State Park.
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection includes diary of Maria Louise Flanders, 1926-1929; a brass bookplate belonging to John Couch Flanders; petition recommending George H. Flanders for Revenue Inspector for the City of Portland, undated; memorial tribute for George H. Flanders, 1892; house specifications, 1 volume, circa 1930, by Jamieson Parker for a house for Maria and Caroline Flanders in Portland Heights, Portland, Oregon; miscellaneous certificates, 1881-1952; miscellaneous correspondence, 1930-1952, primarily regarding the formation of Ecola State Park; and documents relating to Ecola State Park, 1942-1952.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Flanders family papers, Mss 1392, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Restrictions on Use

The Oregon Historical Society owns the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from copyright owners.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Lib. Acc. 11976.

Related Materials

Other collections at the Oregon Historical Society Research Library that are related to the Flanders family include the Couch family papers, Mss 952; the Captain George Hall Flanders eulogies, Mss 2424; and the Flanders family photograph album, Album 648.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Personal Names

  • Flanders, Caroline W., 1873-1970--Homes and haunts
  • Flanders, George H., 1821-1892
  • Flanders, John Couch, 1865-1910
  • Flanders, Maria Louise, 1876-1958
  • Flanders, Maria Louise, 1876-1958--Homes and haunts

Family Names

  • Flanders family

Geographical Names

  • Ecola State Park (Or.)
  • Portland Heights (Portland, Or.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Designs and plans

Form or Genre Terms

  • certificates
  • correspondence
  • diaries
  • specifications

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Parker, Jamieson, 1895-1939 (creator)