Billie DeVaul Fitzhugh Family History Collection, 2006

Overview of the Collection

Billie DeVaul Fitzhugh
Billie DeVaul Fitzhugh Family History Collection
2006 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet (one file folder)
Collection Number
Billie DeVaul Fitzhugh was the daughter of William and Laura DeVaul. She grew up and spent her life in Barnes Valley, Langell Valley and Klamath Falls, Oregon. The collection consists of her unpublished memoir, "A Short History of the DeVaul Family As I Remember It," with memories from 1928-2003.
Oregon Institute of Technology Libraries, Shaw Historical Library
Oregon Institute of Technology Libraries
3201 Campus Drive
Klamath Falls, OR
Telephone: 5418851772
Fax: 5418851777
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

Billie DeVaul Fitzhugh was born November 13, 1928 to William and Laura DeVaul. Her family lived in Barnes Valley, Oregon from 1928-1936 where they ranched. Billie and her siblings attended Larella Elementary school until transferring to Valley Plance in Langell Valley from 1937-1946. She married Paul Fitzhugh in 1946 and moved to Klamath Falls, Oregon. Billie DeVaul Fitzhugh died on July 18, 2012

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection consists of one binder. It includes Billie Fitzhugh's recollections, poetry and family sayings as well as transcripts of several oral history interviews with her parents and a presentation by her father for the 1985 Pioneer Week celebration at the Baldwin Hotel Museum in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

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Restrictions on Use

Before materials from the Shaw Historical Library may be quoted in print or otherwise reproduced in whole or in part in any publication, exhibit, broadcast or other manner, the user must obtain permission from the owner of the physical property and the holder of the copyright. Copyright status for collections in the Shaw Historical Library varies. Reproduction of any item must contain a complete citation to the original. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Billie DeVaul Fitzhugh Family History, The Shaw Historical Library, Oregon Institute of Technology, Klamath Falls, Oregon.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Personal Names

  • Fitzhugh, Billie DeVaul