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LOC/T/T1. Engineering

 Record Group Term
Identifier: LOC/T/T1

Found in 49 Collections and/or Records:

Leonard A. Andrus papers

 Collection — Folder 1-2: [Barcode: 35025042628517]
Identifier: A 006
Abstract Leonard A. Andrus was a civil engineer who surveyed and reported on Pacific Northwest firms during the 1920s. The collection (1921-1930) contains financial, asset, and policy reports on firms in the Pacific Northwest.
Dates: 1921-1930

Willis Chapel Barrett papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 115
Abstract Willis Chapel Barrett (1891-1963) was a civil engineer who worked for the U.S. State Department on the Yellow River conservancy project in China. The collection contains project files, reports, correspondence, and maps.
Dates: 1940-1946

Josiah A. Burnett papers

 Collection — Folder 1-2 : [Barcode: i50010803]
Identifier: A 014
Abstract Josiah Burnett of Eagle Creek, Oregon, worked in mining, survey work, and farming. The collection (1852-1874) contains correspondence regarding family, mining, and politics, and also contains articles of incorporation of Oregon businesses.
Dates: 1852-1874

California State Telegraph Company. Toll House Station (Ashland, Oregon) records

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025042676458]
Identifier: B 015
Abstract The California State Telegraph Company began in 1853, and by June 1867, the company was reorganized and subsumed as the Pacific Division of the Western Union Telegraph Company. The collection (1865-1868) contains financial records, telegrams, and other papers of the Ashland, Oregon tollhouse station.
Dates: 1865 March - 1868 November

Justin Chenoweth and Chenoweth family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 123
Abstract Justin Chenoweth (1829-1898) was an Oregon pioneer and surveyor. Collection includes two containers of family letters, poems, important documents, Chenoweth's diary, and biographical and genealogical material.
Dates: 1832-1896

Coast rail construction photograph album

 Collection — Box 1, Album: [Barcode: 35025042871174]
Identifier: PH 203_036
Abstract The collection consists of one album of 29 snapshots of railroad construction on coast of Oregon, primarily a steam shovel at work. Some river shots. C. 1910s-1930s. Photographer unidentified.
Dates: 1910-1930

C. Girard Davidson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 162
Abstract The C. Girard Davidson Papers document the career of attorney, politician, and businessman Crow Girard "Jebby" Davidson (1910-1996). The collection is organized into major series concerning government projects, legal cases, political activities, and business interests. The majority of material related to Davidson's service as Assistant Secretary of the Interior (1946-1950) is housed in the Truman Presidential Library in Independence, Missouri.
Dates: 1934-1980

Department of Speech records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 191
Abstract The study of rhetoric and performance has been a part of the curriculum of the University of Oregon since it opened its doors in 1877; the Department of Speech also used to offer classes in radio, film, theatre study, and also dramatic performance. The bulk of the collection (1948-1999) consists of records when the Department of Speech was heavily involved with theatre performance.
Dates: 1948-1999

William Daniel Boone Dodson papers

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025041767654]
Identifier: Ax 488
Abstract William Daniel Boone Dodson (1871-1950) had a long career with the Portland Chamber of Commerce, serving as general manager, executive vice-president, and as director of industrial promotion where he worked chiefly on the industrial development of Oregon. The collection (1947-1949) contains correspondence, reports, biographical information, and publications.
Dates: 1947-1949

John Barclay Fisken papers relating to the history of the Washington Water Power Company

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 141
Abstract John Barclay Fisken was the manager, general superintendent, superintendent of light and power, and chief engineer of the Washington Water Power Company. The collections consists of reports and papers from Fisken's career at the Washington Water Power Company.
Dates: 1910-1940

Amos Fries papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 234
Abstract Amos Fries (1873-1963) was an engineer, served in the Philippines during the Moro uprising, organized the Chemical Warfare Service, and was an advocate for conservative causes. The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, manuscripts by Fries, others, and Elizabeth Fries, and photographs.
Dates: 1903-1952

John Gates papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 036
Abstract John Gates (1827-1888) was a construction engineer for the Oregon Steam Navigation Co. and the Oregon Railway and Navigation Co. From 1885 to 1888, he served as mayor of Portland, Oregon. The collection consists of correspondence, financial records, legal documents, diaries, scrapbook pages, steamboat plans and inventions, and photographs.
Dates: 1853-1909

Nathan H. Gellert papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 038
Abstract Nathan Gellert (1889-1959) was an engineer specializing in design and construction of gas plants and problems of gas technology. The papers include volumes of data and conclusions for a series of engineering projects as well as corporate records.
Dates: 1911-1956

Heritage Documentation Programs records: Historic American Buildings Survey and Historic American Engineering photographs (HABS) (HAER)

 Collection
Identifier: PH 314
Abstract The Heritage Documentation Programs records: Historic American Buildings Survey and Historic American Engineering photograph collection contains materials that document achievements in architecture, engineering, and design in the United States, and includes photographs, project narratives, and architectural drawings.
Dates: 1978-2014

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

Edward Wilson Kimbark papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 092
Abstract The Edward Wilson Kimbark papers contain the personal and professional manuscripts, correspondence, photographs and subject files of Edward Wilson Kimbark, who was an esteemed electrical engineer. The collection contains published material, personal notes from academic classes both taken and taught as well as personal diaries by both him and his first wife.
Dates: 1919-1982

KOAC Radio Station (University of Oregon) records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 193
Abstract The KOAC radio station is owned by the state of Oregon, located in Corvallis, managed by the State Board of Higher Education, with studios in Corvallis, Eugene, Monmouth, Portland, and Salem. The collection contains programs and transcripts of radio addresses concerning ancient history in Oregon and the Museum of Natural History (1938-1939), and also radio scripts from 1936 and 1946.
Dates: 1936; 1938-1939; 1946

Koontz Garage and Machine Shop records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025041800885]
Identifier: Bx 177
Abstract Koontz Garage and Machine Shop (now called Koontz Machine and Welding) is a Coos Bay, Oregon based company that was established in 1906. The collection contains twelve business ledgers showing expenses, income, and customer accounts, 1907-1924.
Dates: 1907-1924

Winona LaDuke papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 372
Abstract Born August 18, 1959, in Los Angeles, California, Winona LaDuke is a Native American activist, environmentalist, author and politician of Anishinaabe and Jewish descent. Collection includes materials written by or about Native American Winona LaDuke (1959-) in her various roles as activist, environmentalist, and politician. Forms consist of newspaper and magazine articles, press releases, correspondence, ephemera, and promotional materials.
Dates: 1976-2001

Olaf Laurgaard papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 018
Abstract Olaf Laurgaard (1880-1945) was city engineer of Portland, Oregon. The papers are correspondence, reports, plans, specifications, and drawings for a Portland, Oregon waterfront project, 1919-1933, and other city projects.
Dates: 1919-1940

Ben Linder collection

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 304
Abstract Ben Linder (1959-1987) was an American mechanical engineer who worked in San Jose de Bocay, Nicaragua from 1983 until his death by the Contras on April 28, 1987. The collection includes correspondence, diaries, articles on political and engineering subjects, photographs, and the Linder family’s records, all of which reflect Linder’s humanitarian work, his political activism, and the impact his death had on American foreign policy debates and within the general public sphere.
Dates: 1966-2003

Marmion Mills papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 220
Abstract Marmion D. Mills was a transportation engineer and consultant who worked at one time for General Moters. The collection contains studies of urban transportation systems for companies or for municipalities, with occasional correspondence.
Dates: 1926-1962

Sylvester Mowry letter

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell box): [Barcode: i50053516]
Identifier: A 084
Abstract Sylvester Mowry (1830-1871), became a commissioned soldier, owned mining claims, was the founder of Mowry, Arizona, and was arrested and imprisoned on suspicion of being a southern sympathizer. The collection contains a a letter written July 18, 1853, to Edward J. Bicknall, from Mowry.
Dates: 1853 July 18

Francis Hayes Murphy papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 074
Abstract Francis Hayes Murphy (1878-1968) became an electrical engineer; he worked first in Wisconsin and later in Oregon, where he was employed for the Portland Railway Light and Power Company. The collection (1920-1940) includes minutes, reports, contracts, codes, photographs, and other historical data and documents on electric lighting in Oregon.
Dates: 1920-1940

Northwest Public Power Association, executive secretary's records

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025041798816]
Identifier: Bx 133
Abstract Northwest Public Power Association (NWPPA) is a non-profit trade association comprising public/people's utility districts, electric cooperatives, municipalities, and crown corporations in the Western U.S. and Canada. The collection (1948-1963) consists of correspondence, material regarding power and service plans of electric cooperatives, application and hearing material for the Mountain Sheep-Pleasant Valley hydro-electric project on the Middle Snake River, and a file regarding the Oregon...
Dates: 1948-1963

Northwest Public Power Association records

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025041984952]
Identifier: Bx 145
Abstract Northwest Public Power Association (NWPPA) is a not for profit trade association comprising public/people's utility districts, electric cooperatives, municipalities and crown corporations in the Western U.S. and Canada. The collection (1953-1959) contains working files of legislative initiatives regarding Oregon power development.
Dates: 1953-1959

Jane Novick papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 368
Abstract Jane Novick, nee Graham, (1924-1914) served as the secretary for the Eugene Future Power Committee. She was involved in the American Civil Liberties Unions, the League of Women Voters, and the Lane County Democratic Party. She was an activist opponent against EWEB's usage of nuclear power, and she was a key individual in stopping the construction of a $234 million nuclear power plant near Big Creek between Florence and Yachats in 1970.
Dates: 1968-1990

William Holman Odell letter

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: i50091050]
Identifier: CA 1871 Apr 28
Abstract William Holman Odell wrote a letter dated April 28, 1871 to Captain Applegate, of Oregon about Oregon land purchases and surveys regarding Sprague's River land and the Klamath reservation.
Dates: 1871 April 28

Cyrus Olney letter to A. B. Hallock

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: CA 1860 Oct 29
Abstract Four page letter from Cyrus Olney, Astoria, Oregon, to A. B. Hallock, Portland, Oregon, October 29, 1860. Asks Hallock to make survey of Astoria.
Dates: 1860 October 29

Olympia Light and Power Co. records

 Collection
Identifier: Bx 089
Abstract The Olympia Light and Power Company, a waterwheel-generated hydro-electric power plant that was organized in 1890, brought the first electricity to Olympia and Tumwater, Washington. The collection contains correspondence, reports, financial records, and legal papers.
Dates: 1891-1912