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LOC/S/S4. Plant culture

 Record Group Term
Identifier: LOC/S/S4

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Albany Nurseries records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025041942281]
Identifier: Bx 120
Abstract

Albany Nurseries was established in 1888 and owned by Albert Brownell. Collection consist of four journal volumes (1899-1907), one trial journal (1904-1905) and two ledger books (1891-1905). One ledger includes a Brownell family expense account.

Dates: 1891-1907

Anderson & Watson sales receipt

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: i17728885]
Identifier: SFM 002
Abstract

Sales receipt for cotton sold to T.G. Pratt, Esq., agent for the city of Alton, Ill., June 15, 1865.

Dates: 1865 June 15

John G. Bacher papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 003
Abstract

John G. Bacher (1883-1961) was a horticulturist and landscape gardener. The collection includes Bacher’s diaries, correspondence, plant catalogs, articles, and reports on plants and trips to Europe and Central America.

Dates: 1906-1957

N. S. Bennett letter and receipt

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: i18074686]
Identifier: SFM 017
Abstract

Letters to N.S. Bennett, mainly relating to the operation of his orchard near Medford, Or., 1907-1908. Includes a tax receipt, April 3, 1896. Correspondents include Griffith & Griffith, Milton Nurseries, Better Fruit Publishing Co., Milwaukee Nursery,.

Dates: 1896-1908 1907-1908; Majority of material found within 1907 - 1908

Case Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 125
Abstract

William M. Case and Isaac W. Case, brothers came to Oregon in the 1840s. Isaac Case was a merchant and banker. He went to the Idaho mines in 1862 and later settled in Astoria, where he founded the Astoria Savings Bank. This collection includes family letters, financial materials, family business papers, and other miscellaneous family papers.

Dates: 1843-1925

John A. Cass diary and correspondence

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: i20342652]
Identifier: SFM 096
Abstract

Diary of a trip John Cass took to Jolnacpa Plantation, Chiapas, Mexico, to oversee gathering of coffee crop. Includes two letters from Cass to his son, Mr. Alfred C. Cass, in New York, dated Mar. 10, 1905, and Mar. 17, 1905.

Dates: 1904 November 29 - 1905 April 17

Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), Company 2110 newspaper

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares an mb box): [Barcode: 35025042654299]
Identifier: Coll 386
Abstract

The collection contains one undated issue of the Civilian Conservation Corps (Cheshire, OR), Company 2110 camp newspaper, titled the Oracle, undated. Company 2110 was stationed at Camp Long Tom.

Dates: 1936

Chester E. Corry papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 522
Abstract

Chester E. Corry (1906-1989) was an Oregon landscape architect who worked predominantly in southern Oregon and is best known for his work at Ashland's Lithia Park. The Chester E. Corry papers contain landscape architecture plans for public areas and residential clients, some accompanying documentation for landscape projects, clippings, correspondence, and an autobiography.

Dates: 1947-1989

A. D. Dickinson letter to Thomas McFadden Patton

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: CA 1875 July 24
Abstract

Collection consists of a two page letter from A. D. Dickinson of Detroit, Michigan, to Thomas McFadden Patton of Salem, Oregon, July 24, 1875. The letter discusses marketing of Oregon apples.

Dates: 1875 July 24

Barbara Fealy landscape architectural records

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 262
Abstract

Barbara Fealy (1903-2000) was a landscape architect who primarily practiced in the Pacific Northwest. The Barbara Fealy landscape architectural records include her firm’s architectural drawings, client files, and photographs.

Dates: circa 1950-2000

Federation of Western Outdoor Clubs records

 Collection
Identifier: Bx 123
Abstract

The Federation of Western Outdoor Clubs is a loosely organized combination of outing clubs which as founded in 1932. This collection contains the general and officer records, correspondence, minutes and resolutions of the Federation of Western Outdoor Clubs. It is divided in to seven series and is contained in thirteen boxes.

Dates: 1931-2009

Walter H. and Florence Holmes Gerke landscape architecture drawings and photographs

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025042297677]
Identifier: Coll 144
Abstract

Walter Henry Gerke (c. 1891-1982) and Florence Holmes Gerke (1896-1964) were landscape architects. The collection contains 2 flat file folders of architectural plans reflecting their work on the Bonneville Power Navigation project and the Washington Park Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon.

Dates: 1934-1946

William Bliss Harris papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 055
Abstract

William Bliss Harris (1900-1981) was, variously, a financial analyst, author and small business owner. The William B. Harris Papers include materials covering Harris' time at Time/Fortune magazines as well as White Flower Farm/Gardening material.

Dates: circa 1923-1977

Hewett, Flowerdew and Co. letter to Thomas R. Cornelius

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell): [Barcode: i50089432]
Identifier: CA 1871 Oct 18
Abstract

The collection contains one letter dated October 18, 1871, from Hewett, Flowerdew and Co. of Portland, Oregon to Thomas R. Cornelius, of Cornelius, Oregon. The subject of the letter gives advice regarding the purchase of wheat and wheat futures

Dates: 1871 October 18

A.C. Heyman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 208
Abstract

A.C. (Arnold C.) Heyman (1878-1975) was an Oregon farmer and advocate of public power. Collection consists of correspondence, speeches and radio talks, letters to the editor, materials on the Linn County PUD, research materials on public power, and personal material.

Dates: 1935-1953

Idaho National Harvester Company photographs and other material

 Collection — Box 1, photo: [Barcode: 35025041651668]
Identifier: PH 318
Abstract

The Idaho National Harvester Co. was founded in 1904, using money from the Mix brothers and design by Cornelius Quesnell and A.M. Anderson. The "Little Idaho" was a horse-drawn harvesting machine. The collection consists of research images on the Little Idaho, and some Quesnell family images.

Dates: 1900-1910

Kola Neis Hop Company corporate records

 Collection — Volume 1: [Barcode: 35025042751913]
Identifier: B 050
Abstract

Kola Neis Company had the following officers: Kola Neis, Harry Schlosser, and O. O. McClellan. Records Include articles of incorporation and minutes of directors for Kola Neis Hop Company.

Dates: 1906-1913

Lane County Business Council minutes

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell box): [Barcode: i50105280]
Identifier: CA 1876 Dec 12
Abstract

The collection contains handwritten minutes from a Lane County Business Council meeting on December 12, 1876. The meeting was concerned with the wheat market, grange cooperatives, and Oregon's representation at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia.

Dates: 1876 December 12

Lane County Farmers Union Cooperative Warehouse Company records

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025042854162]
Identifier: Bx 017
Abstract

The Lane County Farmer's Union Cooperative mill was built in 1923, primarily to process grain. The collection contains meeting minutes, reports, audits, ledgers, and pamphlets.

Dates: 1923-1951

Thomas Large papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 101
Abstract

Mainly consists of Large's correspondence, correspondence by others about Large and his theories, manuscripts by Large and others, and printed articles by and about Large. Also includes map, "Western Emigrant Trails, 1830-1870," which includes annotations marking the Scott family's travel dates on their journey from Independence, Missouri to Oregon.

Dates: 1916-1985

Lilla Irvin Leach papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 756
Abstract

Lilla Irvin Leach (1886-1980) was a field botanist who specialized in Oregon flora from 1915-1945. She discovered more than a dozen species and two new genera, Kalmiopsis leachiana and Bensoniella oregana. Lilla and her husband John Leach purchased a tract of land in southeast Portland where they developed a botanical garden named Sleepy Hollow. The collection includes correspondence, notes, notebooks, articles, and a few photographs.

Dates: 1892-1971 1930-1963; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1963

Lord and Schryver landscape architectural records

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 098
Abstract

Elizabeth Lord (1887-1976) and Edith Schryver (1901-1984) founded the Lord and Schryver landscape architecture firm in 1929 in Salem, Oregon. The Lord and Schryver landscape architectural records collection contains landscaping plans and drawings, correspondence, office files, subject files, photographs, brief biographical sketches, and notes relating to Lord’s and Schryver’s work as landscape architects.

Dates: 1929-1970

Loren Holcombe Milliman papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 175
Abstract Loren Holcombe Milliman (1901-1975) was a working journalist and professor of journalism in the Northwest. He worked on the Oregonian and the Columbian, edited the Oregon Grange Bulletin, and edited and published Better Fruit Magazine. Collection consists of professional correspondence; manuscripts of articles, radio scripts, and speeches; published material by and about Milliman; and issues, 1935-1945, of Farm, Home and Garden, a Sunday supplement of the Oregonian, as well as...
Dates: 1922-1975

Karl Onthank conservation papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 356
Abstract Karl William Onthank (1890-1968) joined the University of Oregon staff in 1916 and held various posts until he became associate dean of students in charge of job placement in 1948, a position he held until his retirement in l957. In 1954 Karl and Ruth Onthank, together with other outdoor and conservation activists, formed the Friends of the Three Sisters Wilderness (F3S). He served as president of the Federation of Western Outdoor Clubs from 1955 to 1957, and helped organize the Save the...
Dates: 1950-1967

Dwight Fay Rettie papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 167
Abstract

Dwight Fay Rettie worked for and managed a variety of Federal government agencies from 1955 to 1986. The Papers contain documents pertaining to Rettie's work for various government agencies including the Department of Health and Human Services, National Park Service, and Bureau of Land Management. The materials include policy papers, subject files, meeting minutes, speeches, and correspondence. Also included are personal correspondence, writings, and publication materials.

Dates: 1916-2008; Majority of material found within 1950-1995

Silver Creek Recreational Area Advisory Committee records

 Collection — Multiple collection box [B 098] 1: [Barcode: 35025032078939]
Identifier: B 098
Abstract

The Silver Creek Recreational Area Advisory Committee promoted and planned the use of land east of Silver Creek Falls State Park, in Marion County, Oregon, as a public "organized camping" and recreational area. The collection (1936-1942) contains correspondence, reports, and minutes from the files of committee member, Karl Onthank.

Dates: 1936-1942

John Spears diaries

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025041119096]
Identifier: Coll 097
Abstract

Consists of daily diaries, 1938-1944, detailing his language studies at U.C.L.A., park work, and soldier life after joining the Army in 1942 and being stationed for a time in England.

Dates: 1938-1944

Warren Waterhouse papers

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell box): [Barcode: i50107458]
Identifier: CA 1896 June 8
Abstract

Warren Waterhouse, of Monmouth, Oregon, was a cherry grower. The collection (1896) consists of a certificate of inspection of nursery stock, a letter regarding Waterhouse's cherries, and a poem written by Waterhouse regarding temperance.

Dates: 1896

John R. White papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 192
Abstract

John Roberts White (1879-1961), an English soldier who served with the Philippine Constabulary, was also superintendent of the Iwahig Penal Colony, and served in the U.S. National Park Service. The collection includes biographical material, diaries, correspondence, publications, clippings and ephemera, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Dates: 1879-1961