Pierre Rossiter Hines papers, 1860-1950  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Hines, Pierre Rossiter, 1887-
Title
Pierre Rossiter Hines papers
Dates
1860-1950 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 linear feet, (2 manuscript boxes.)
Collection Number
Ax 225
Summary
Pierre Rossiter Hines was an Engineer of Mines. The collection consists of Department of Interior and mining handbooks, four commonplace books, and blueprints.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room.

Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Pierre Rossiter Hines was born in Toledo, Ohio in 1887, and attended the New Mexico School of Mines and graduated from the Michigan Technological Institute as Engineer of Mines. Travelled extensively for work in such countries as Mexico, Canada, Siberia and Russia. He was an active supporter of mining issues and served on the State Board of Examiners from 1937-1947, remaining active in the Portland mining community as a consultant, until his death in 1969 at the age of 82.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection consists of several Department of Interior and mining handbooks describing various mining approaches, and also holds many manuals for various mining devices and machinery, additionally there are four commonplace books containing notes and articles of interest to the mining community and various blueprints of interest.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Pierre Rossiter Hines papers, Ax 225, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top