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LOC/Q/Q5. Geology

 Record Group Term
Identifier: LOC/Q/Q5

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Bean and Condon Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 154
Abstract Robert Sharp Bean (1854-1931) was an Oregon judge who served in circuit court, the state supreme court, and in the U.S. district court. Thomas Condon (1822-1907) was an Irish Congregational minister, geologist, and paleontologist, and professor at the University of OregonCollection comprises correspondence, biographical and genealogical material, documents, sketchbooks, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and photographs divided into two segments centered around Robert S. Bean and his...
Dates: 1872-1975

Henry J. Biddle papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 645
Abstract

Henry J. Biddle (1862-1928) was an engineer and an amateur botanist. The collection consists of diaries, trip logs, account books, correspondence, manuscripts, sketch and survey maps, and photograph prints and albums.

Dates: circa 1862-1928

Philip Brogan papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 454
Abstract Phil Brogan was an Oregon journalist who spent his career reporting for the Bend Bulletin. His stories covered a range of topics, focusing on the geology, history, and geography of Bend and Central Oregon. The Brogan collection consist of documents, photos and correspondence concerning stories he wrote and researched. Additionally, the collection of Brogan’s papers contains documents from the Oregon Historical Society and Geographic Names Board as well as documentation from the Deschutes...
Dates: 1902-1991; Majority of material found within 1929-1980

Thomas Condon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: A 022
Abstract

Thomas Condon (1822-1907) was an Irish Congregational minister, a geologist and paleontologist, and a professor at the University of Oregon. The collection (1870-1900; 1946) contains correspondence, Condon's class teaching record, UO Board of Regents meeting minutes, a catalogue of the Condon specimen collection, geology publications, and photographs of minerals, specimens, the Condon family, and fossils.

Dates: 1870-1900; 1946; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1900

Thomas Condon papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 210
Abstract

Thomas Condon (1822-1907) was an Irish Congregational minister, a geologist and paleontologist who was appointed University of Oregon's first professor of geology in 1876 and continued as professor and chair of Natural Sciences until 1907. The collection (1897-1906) contains lecture notes, writings by Condon on a new fossil Pinniped, and books on skeletons and Pinnipeds owned by Condon.

Dates: 1897-1906

Department of Geological Sciences records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025042615589]
Identifier: UA 054
Abstract

Geology has been offered at the University of Oregon since its establishment in 1876, and Thomas Condon was the first and only professor of Geology until 1904. Collection contains correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, slides, and films.

Dates: 1931-1968

Krome Corporation records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 148
Abstract

The Krome Corporation organized in 1941, acquired mineral property, and constructed a plant for the concentration of chromite ore in southwestern Oregon. The collection contains files from corporation attorney William E. Walsh and files include information on land acquisition, sales, and correspondence with members of congress, 1941-1956.

Dates: 1941-1956

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

Herbert Parkyn letters to Robert M. Brereton

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell box): [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

Marjorie O. Shearon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 131
Abstract Collection comprises correspondence; manuscripts of books, research reports, articles, and addresses; subject and source files; published writings, including those from her early career as a paleontologist and later pamphlets of the Shearon Legislative Service, as well as incomplete holdings of Challenge to socialism; financial records; and personal memorabilia. Major correspondents include Charles Pavey, Milford Rouse, and R.B. Robins, American Medical Association, Association of American...
Dates: 1938-1973

Carl F. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA Sm6
Abstract

Carl F. Smith researched Thomas Condon and the Condon family. The collection (1875-1957) consists of correspondence, scrapbooks, publications and other printed matter, and photographs, all related to Thomas Condon and the Condon family.

Dates: 1875-1957

Report on mineral valuation of Indian lands along the Oregon coast, [1950?] / by Warren D. Smith

 Collection — Folder 1 : [Barcode: i19012457]
Identifier: SFM 122
Abstract

Appraisal of mineral resources in the coastal areas of Coos, Curry, Jackson, and Josephine counties as of Nov. 5, 1855, when the government signed a treaty with the local Indian tribes.

Dates: 1950?