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LOC/T/T2. Home economics, manufacturing, and handicrafts

 Record Group Term
Identifier: LOC/T/T2

Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:

Anderson & Watson sales receipt

 Collection — Multiple collection box [SFM 002] 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

W. J. Bacon letters

 Collection — Multiple collection box [SFM 001] 1: [Barcode: i17728083]
Identifier: SFM 001
Abstract

Letters between Bacon and his fiancee, Delia, Mar. 3-Nov. 8, 1867. Includes an acceptance of demission releasing Bacon from a Masonic lodge.

Dates: 1867 Mar. 3-Nov. 8

Bishop family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 909
Abstract

The Bishops, a prominent Oregon family, are the founders and proprietors of Pendleton Woolen Mills, the Oregon Worsted Company, and the Thomas Kay Woolen Mill. The Bishop family papers include correspondence, personal and business papers, photographs and albums, genealogical records, plat maps, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: circa 1860s-1990

Bridge Camp Christmas Dinner Menu

 Collection — Multiple collection box [Coll 451] 1: [Barcode: ALMA246712]
Identifier: Coll 451
Abstract

Collection is comprised of a menu for the Christmas dinner served at Bridge Camp, Oregon in 1921.

Dates: 1921

Orion B. Dawson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 463
Abstract Orion B. Dawson (1896-1977) was known as a master blacksmith for his iron work across Oregon. His projects include the Dads’ Gates at the University of Oregon, Gates at Oregon State University, the Gates at Timberline lodge and the Doors at Gresham Union High School. The majority of the Orion B. Dawson Papers include Drawings and photographs of various iron works that he produced during his time under the Federal Arts Project as well as independently. Additionally, the collection includes...
Dates: 1917-2009

Department of Home Economics records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 057
Abstract

Household Arts, later renamed Home Economics, was a department at the University of Oregon from 1917-1974. The collection contains records that document the functions, activities, and people of the department.

Dates: 1889-1916

DeYoung and Roald architectural plans and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Bx 131
Abstract

Collection comprises architectural plans and photographs related to the construction of the New Heathman Hotel, in Portland, Oregon in 1927; photographs of the interior of the Paramount Theatre, Portland; photographs of designs and finished buildings in Portland and elsewhere in Oregon; and plans for the residence of Mrs. J. W. DeYoung.

Dates: circa 1920-1930

George Allan Dyson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 244
Abstract George Allan Dyson was born in England in 1843 and his family moved to the United States soon after. In 1861 Dyson sailed to California to work in the gold mines. A few years later he moved to Brownsville, Oregon and established the town’s first newspaper, the Brownsville Advertiser, in 1878. Dyson mined in central Idaho in the 1880s, and moved to Eugene, Oregon in 1899, where he worked as a tinsmith until his death in 1935. The collection consists of diaries, letters, ledgers, manuscripts...
Dates: 1861–1931

Griffin and Stouffer account book

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042868063]
Identifier: B 139
Abstract

Griffin & Stouffer were blacksmiths in Lafayette, Oregon. The collection consists of their account book.

Dates: 1852-1853

Harold S. Hirsch interviews

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025042705331]
Identifier: Coll 426
Abstract

This collection consists of Harold S. Hirsch interview transcripts. 11 interviews were conducted between March 6, 1988 and August 27, 1989 by Helene Hirsch Oppenheimer.

Dates: March 1988-August 1989

David John diary and account book

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025042001707]
Identifier: Ax 180
Abstract

David John was a pioneer of Williamsburg, Oregon, and was a partner in the John Brothers blacksmith firm of Williamsburg. The collection (1860-1869) contains a diary, and an account book for John Brothers.

Dates: 1860-1879

John Kafader blacksmith account book

 Collection — Volume 1: [Barcode: 35025042917480]
Identifier: B 037
Abstract

John Kafader was a blacksmith at Applegate, Oregon. Collection includes a one-volume account book, 1863-1870.

Dates: 1863-1870

Korn family tree

 Collection — Multiple collection box [SFM 025] 1: [Barcode: i18652724]
Identifier: SFM 025
Abstract

Photocopy of the Korn Family Tree, brief history and genealogy of the Korn family compiled by family members. Includes photograph of the family taken in 1911; photocopy of the sheet music for the song Pretzel Alley; photocopy of Henry Korn's obituary; p.

Dates: between 1978 and 1989

L. E. Blain Clothing Company records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025041631561]
Identifier: Bx 003
Abstract

The L. E. Blain Clothing company of Albany, Oregon, operated from 1892 until 1976. The collection (1882-1910) contains bound financial ledgers, account journals, and cash books.

Dates: 1882-1910

W. H. Marshall blacksmith account books

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: B 046
Abstract

W. H. Marshall was a Pendleton, Oregon, blacksmith. Collection includes one volume of "A" accounts, two of "B" accounts.

Dates: 1880-1887

Bertram Telfer McBain papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025042050621]
Identifier: Ax 253
Abstract

Bertram Telfer McBain was a paper mill manager and consultant. The papers include proposals and studies for pulp mill sites, a manuscript history of the pulp and paper industry in the Pacific Northwest, photographs and a scrapbook of the Crown Pulp Mill, Oregon City (1914), and photographs of construction of the Oregon City-West Linn bridge (1922).

Dates: 1913-1936

A. J. and Joseph G. Megler legal document

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1868 Jul 20] 1: [Barcode: i50089468]
Identifier: CA 1868 Jul 20
Abstract

The collection contains a legal document, dated July 20, 1868, signed by A. J. Megler and Joseph G. Megler, regarding a hotel Astoria, Oregon.

Dates: 1868 July 20

Nicolai Bros. Company records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025041979275]
Identifier: Bx 028
Abstract

The Nicolai Bros. Company of Portland, Oregon, was a sash and door manufacturing company. The collection (1870-1878) contains corporate records, correspondence, financial records, minutes, day books, and order books.

Dates: 1870-1878

Nicolai Investment Co. records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 029
Abstract The Nicolai family of Portland, Oregon established an investment company, incorporated in 1922 by Harry T. Nicolai, Charles E. McCulloch, and Marvin K. Holland, and also operated a sawmill business and a door and sash manufacturing company, among other business ventures. The collection (1922-1957) contains corporate and administrative records including articles of incorporation, by-laws, financial statements, minutes, correspondence, tax and liquidation records, and files regarding the...
Dates: 1922-1957

Pacific Stationery and Print Company records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 021
Abstract

The Pacific Stationery and Print Company, of Portland, Oregon, provided stationery, printing services, record organizing services, book binding, lithographing, embossing, and office furniture. The collection (1902-1936) contains financial records, articles of incorporation, by-laws, minutes, correspondence, and a catalog.

Dates: 1902-1936

Herbert Parkyn letters to Robert M. Brereton

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1907 Jan 11] 1: [Barcode: i50131710]
Identifier: CA 1907 Jan 11
Abstract

Herbert Parkyn was a financial agent for the Black Sand and Gold recovery company of Chicago, Illinois. The collection (1907) contains letters and printed material that Parkyn sent to Robert M. Brereton of Portland, Oregon regarding black sand (iron extraction) in the Pacific Coast and the Columbia River.

Dates: 1907 January 11

J. L. Parrish and Company account book

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042917613]
Identifier: B 053
Abstract

J. L. Parrish and Company was a stationery and bookstore located in Salem, Oregon. The collection (1865-1866) consists of an account book, a list of periodical subscribers in Salem, and minutes of the Regular Donkey Club.

Dates: 1865-1866

William Preston ledger

 Collection — Volume 1: [Barcode: 35025042752010]
Identifier: B 059
Abstract

William Preston was a saddle and harness maker of Eugene, Oregon. The collection (1891-1895) contains an account ledger.

Dates: 1891-1895

Recipes

 Collection — Multiple collection box [SFM 032] 1: [Barcode: i22983806]
Identifier: SFM 032
Abstract

One page of handwritten recipes for bread and pudding.

Dates: 1913?

Red Star Roller Mills records

 Collection — Multiple collection box [B 188] 1: [Barcode: 35025042868287]
Identifier: B 188
Abstract

The company Red Star Roller Mills, a flouring mill, was located in Turner, Oregon. The collection (1892-1900) contains financial ledgers and day books, and a biography of George Frank Robertson which describes an overland journey to Oregon.

Dates: 1892-1900

Bernice Redington papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 092
Abstract

Bernice Redington (1891-1966) was a journalist and home economist. The collection contains correspondence, writings, cookbooks, printed matter regarding home economics, a scrapbook and subject files, 1930s-1950s.

Dates: 1930s-1950s

John B. Sheldon blacksmith account book

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042926226]
Identifier: B 063
Abstract

John B. Sheldon was a blacksmith in Ashland, Oregon. The collection consists of Sheldon's account book.

Dates: 1859-1861

Sharon Sherman papers

 Collection — Box 33: Series Series VIII [Barcode: 35025041801495]
Identifier: UA 215
Abstract

Sharon Sherman was a professor of English and Folklore at the University of Oregon. From 1976 to 2008 she taught courses and produced films and videos about folklore subjects. Her work—books, articles, reviews, and committee work in addition to her films—gave folkloric film a new prominence and led to its recognition as a valid form of academic research. The collection contains teaching and research files as well as film, video and audio recordings and correspondence.

Dates: 1966-2013

William J. Smith photographs

 Collection
Identifier: PH 025
Abstract

William J. Smith (dates unknown) grew up in Detroit, Oregon, at the turn of the century, and went into the family timber business. The Smith & Smith Mill processed timber in the Macky Place area. The collection consists of 69 photographs documenting the mill, the original town of Detroit, and landscape, and include several shots of the transportation of a donkey engine across a river and up a steep slope in 1911.

Dates: 1900-1911

Sugar Pine Mill and Fixture Company records

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042917878]
Identifier: B 069
Abstract

The Sugar Pine Mill and Fixture Company, located in Albany, Oregon, was incorporated by George W. Hochstedler, Edmund Zeyss, and C. W. Sears. The collection (1894-1903) consists of a a record book containing incorporation records, meeting minutes, stock, and stockholders information.

Dates: 1894-1903