Donald D. Phelps Collection, 1992

Overview of the Collection

Donald D. Phelps
Donald D. Phelps Collection
1992 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet (one folder)
Collection Number
SHL021 (collection)
The collection consists of an unbound, unpublished memoir covering the period 1917-1992. Donald D. Phelps was born in Nebrasks in 1916, moved to Klamath Falls, Oregon in 1928 and spent the rest of his life, except for military service during World War II, in Klamath County, Oregon.
Oregon Institute of Technology Libraries, Shaw Historical Library
Oregon Institute of Technology Libraries
3201 Campus Drive
Klamath Falls, OR
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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Support for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the Oregon Cultural Trust.

Historical NoteReturn to Top

Donald D. Phelps was born in Cherry County, Nebraska on March 2, 1916 to Guy Wesley Phelps and Nettie Dale Phelps. His family farmed in Nebraska and in 1928 moved to Klamath Falls, Oregon. He married Viola Johnson in 1939. He worked in construction and later for Weyerhauser Timber Company for many years. He was noted for his musical skills with the saxaphone and his volunteer work. He died on May 4, 2000.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection consists of an unbound, unpublished memoir covering the period 1917-1992.

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Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

[item identification], Donald D. Phelps Collection, The Shaw Historical Library, Oregon Institute of Technology, Klamath Falls, Oregon.

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