Eloise Hamilton papers, 1900-1964  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Hamilton, Eloise, 1903-
Title
Eloise Hamilton papers
Dates
1900-1964 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.5 linear feet, (1 manuscript box.)
Collection Number
Ax 235
Summary
Eloise Hamilton (Mrs. Robert F. Hamilton) was an Oregon poet and freelance writer. Her papers consists of class assignments, news articles, correspondence, photography, and publications.
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


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Eloise Hamilton Papers consists of various writings of the poet in class assignments, news articles in the form of clippings, correspondence with friends such as Ethel Romig Fuller and Alice Rush, photography taken during her commercial photography career, publications, state board correspondence regarding her term at the State Furniture and Bedding Advisory Board from 1955-1963, and many other such related documents.

Historical NoteReturn to Top

Eloise Gladys Hamilton, poet and freelance writer, commercial photographer, public relations counsel, was born in Riverside, California on August 18, 1903, and passed away on August 6, 1984 at the age of 80 in Portland, Oregon. She wrote many poems, news articles, reports, published books, pursued commercial photography with her husband Robert F. Hamilton (married 1921) and consulted as a member of the State Furniture and Bedding Advisory Board from 1955-1963. She corresponded frequently with Ethel Romig Fuller and Alice Rush.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections & 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], Eloise Hamilton papers, Ax 235, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top