Skip to main content

LOC/H. Social Sciences

 Record Group Term
Identifier: LOC/H

Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:

Lake M. Bechtell papers

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025042265856]
Identifier: Bx 161
Abstract

Lake Bechtell (1886 -1977) was a lawyer who became City Attorney of Prineville, then was elected to the City Council in 1921, to the office of Mayor in 1925, and served as District Attorney for Crook County, 1928 to 1953. The collection contains legal files regarding livestock companies, grazing and irrigation districts, mining claims, and railroads, 1918-1963.

Dates: 1918-1963

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

Columbia Transportation Company records

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025041984804]
Identifier: Bx 094
Abstract

The Columbia Transportation company owned and operated the Columbia North Beach Ferry company. The collection (1921-1954) contains articles of incorporation, minutes of shareholders' meetings, account books and ledgers.

Dates: 1921-1954

Cornucopia Mines records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 005
Abstract

The Cornucopia Mines company of Oregon was incorporated July 30, 1927 by Robert W. Betts, Blaine Hallock, and James H. Nichols as a successor company to the Baker Mines company. The collection contains corporate records, financial ledgers, and correspondence, 1918-1941.

Dates: 1918-1942

Wallace Ulysses Douglas papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 522
Abstract Wallace Ulysses Douglas (1868-1936) moved to Coos Bay, Oregon in 1890, worked for the Coast Mail, read law with John A. Gray, was admitted to the bar in 1898, and practiced law in the Coos Bay area thereafter. The collection contains business, legal, and political correspondence, law office ledgers, and records of five Oregon businesses that Douglas provided legal counsel for or was a shareholder: American Bank, Coos Bay Home Telephone Co., German-American Hospital Association, Home Mortgage...
Dates: 1899-1937

E. C. M. Rand report on Northwest railroads

 Collection — Multiple collection box [B 116] 1: [Barcode: 35025032079184]
Identifier: B 116
Abstract

E. C. M. Rand was commissioned in 1893 to investigate and report of the affairs of the Willamette Valley and Coast railroad and the Oregon Pacific railroad.

Dates: 1893

Eugene Fruit Growers Association records

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares an RSB box): [Barcode: i50134206]
Identifier: B 165
Abstract

Eugene Fruit Growers Association was a vegetable, fruit, and nut growing, picking, packing, and canning cooperative, founded in 1908. The collection (1911-1947) contains financial records, excerpts from managers reports, an annual report, a photograph album, and printed brochures.

Dates: 1911-1947

Guernsey-Newton Company records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: B 029
Abstract

The Guernsey-Newton Company was a Washington state insurance firm that was later absorbed by the Continental Casualty Company in 1929. The collection (1909-1921) contains minutes, articles of incorporation, by-laws, treasurer's reports, correspondence, motions, and amendments to the articles of incorporation.

Dates: 1909-1929

Italian American Bank records

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042918017]
Identifier: B 036
Abstract

The Italian American Bank, of Portland, Oregon, was incorporated December 22, 1906, by H. S. Myers, F. N. Myers, and M. S. Myers. The collection (1907-1911) contains a record book of Board of Directors and Stockholders meeting minutes, and articles of incorporation.

Dates: 1907-1911

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

Loyal Legion of Loggers and Lumbermen records

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025041632379]
Identifier: Bx 040
Abstract

The Loyal Legion of Loggers and Lumbermen (Four L) was a "company union" created by Brice P. Disque, in 1917. The collection (1918-1937) contains corporate records including constitutions and by-laws, minutes, convention proceedings, correspondence, and publications.

Dates: 1918-1937

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

Oregon Southern Improvement Company correspondence

 Collection — Volume 1: [Barcode: 35025042917969]
Identifier: B 052
Abstract

This collection contains 53 correspondence relating to the establishment of the Oregon Southern Improvement Co., 1883.

Dates: 1883

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

Peg Leg Mining and Milling Co. records

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042917928]
Identifier: B 055
Abstract

Peg Leg Mining and Milling Co was a general mining and milling firm that owned, leased, developed, and operated claims in Oregon and Idaho. The collection (1904) contains incorporator's and stockholder's meeting minutes, by-laws, articles of incorporation, and correspondence.

Dates: 1904

Portland and Milwaukie Macadamized Road Co. records

 Collection — Volume 1 (shared RSB box): [Barcode: i50031880]
Identifier: B 130
Abstract

Portland and Milwaukie Macadamized Road Company built a toll road connecting Portland with Milwaukie, Oregon. The collection (1862-1865) contains corporate records of the Portland and Milwaukie Macadamized Road Company.

Dates: 1862-1865

Portland Lone Fir Cemetery Company records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025041813888]
Identifier: B 147
Abstract

The Lone Fir Cemetery is the oldest of Portland's original cemeteries and was established in 1846. Collection includes articles of incorporation, oaths of office, records concerning the Oregon Asylum, annual reports of the treasurer, stock certificates, vouchers, and miscellaneous items.

Dates: 1866-1904

KOIN Radio Station records

 Collection — Folder 1-2, Volume 1: [Barcode: 35025042926200]
Identifier: B 057
Abstract

KOIN Radio Station of Portland, Oregon was incorporated by C. W. Myers, Harry W. Ely, and D. M. Smith in 1926 and was dissolved in 1952. The collection (1926-1952) contains articles of incorporation, stockholder's and Board of Director's meeting minutes, stock subscription information, and correspondence.

Dates: 1926-1952

Sherwood Placer Mining Co. records

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042868055]
Identifier: B 064
Abstract

Sherwood Placer Mining Company, of Portland, Oregon was a general mining and milling firm that owned, operated, and rented ore and bullion mining and milling operations, and also water rights. The collection (1911) contains articles of incorporation, stock records, by-laws, and meeting minutes.

Dates: 1911

Simon Realty Co. records

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042917886]
Identifier: B 066
Abstract

Simon Realty Company, of Portland, Oregon, was incorporated by George L. Buland, Andrew Koerner, and Herbert L. Swett. The collection (1927-1941) contains articles of incorporation, meeting minutes, and by-laws.

Dates: 1927-1941

St. Johns Waterworks and Lighting Co. records

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042868048]
Identifier: B 061
Abstract

St. Johns Waterworks and Lighting Company was a Portland, Oregon public utility incorporated by J. L. Hartman, E. L. Thompson, and H. L. Powers; J. C. Scott was the majority stockholder. The collection (1903-1916) consists of a record book that contains director's and stockholder's meeting minutes, articles of incorporation, constitution, and bylaws.

Dates: 1903-1916

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

United States Spruce Production Corporation records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 114
Abstract

United States Spruce Production Corporation was incorporated in Washington, on August 19, 1918, and set out to manufacture Spruce products, especially for war planes during WWI. The collection (1918-1946) contains three volumes of corporate records including articles of incorporation, meeting minutes, correspondence and telegrams, lumber company information, and financial records.

Dates: 1918-1946

Washington Street Market Co. records

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: 35025042917845]
Identifier: B 070
Abstract

Washington Street Market Company was a grocery firm in Portland, Oregon incorporated by Samson Hirsch, Otto J. Kraemer, and M. I. Gustavson. The collection (1932-1933) contains articles of incorporation, correspondence, stockholder's and Board of Director's meeting minutes, and receipts.

Dates: 1932-1933

Willamette Falls Canal Company records

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell box): [Barcode: i5010293x]
Identifier: CA 1865 Aug 25
Abstract

Willamette Falls Canal company was one of the companies agitating for the right to to build a canal to ship goods over the Willamette Falls in Oregon. The collection contains articles of incorporation and a legal notice, dated August 25, 1865 on behalf of the Willamette Falls Canal company stating their right-of-way to build a canal

Dates: 1865 August 25