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FAC. University of Oregon Faculty Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: FAC
The personal papers of former University of Oregon faculty members.

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Eric William Allen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 182
Abstract

Eric W. Allen (1879-1944 ) was the first Dean of the School of Journalism, University of Oregon, and held that post from 1916 to his death in 1944. The collection (1917-1934) contains personal and professional correspondence, and a few manuscripts.

Dates: 1917-1934

American Association of University Professors. University of Oregon Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 098
Abstract

The American Association of University Professors' (AAUP) purpose is to advance academic freedom and to ensure higher education's contribution to the common good. Records include correspondence, minutes, committee reports, membership lists, programs, office files, faculty unions and bargaining information, hearings and legal records, salary research materials, and records on the 1952 Loyalty Oath controversy.

Dates: 1925-1979

Roy C. Andrews papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 002
Abstract

Roy C. Andrews was a school teacher and administrator in Michigan, Texas, Arkansas, Washington and Oregon. He was a chemistry instructor at the University of Oregon from 1935 until his retirement in 1950. Andrews is noted for his photographs of one-room schoolhouses in southern Lane County, 1911-1913. The collection consists of diaries, one account book, two ledgers, music concert lists, correspondence, University of Oregon material, and photographs.

Dates: 1902-1955

Homer Barnett papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 002
Abstract

Homer Barnett (1906-1985) was an anthropologist who studied the indigenous people of the Palau Islands, and a professor at the University of Oregon from 1939 to 1974. The collection includes faculty papers, correspondence, student works, writings, research notes, sound recordings, microfilm, slides, photographs, personal papers, and film that reflect his life and career.

Dates: 1937-1986

Robert D. Clark papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 285
Abstract

Robert Donald Clark (1910- ) was a professor of speech, author, public speaker, and university president. The Robert D. Clark Papers are comprised of correspondence, schoolwork, speeches, writings, research notes, publications, administrative reports and memoranda, and reference files.

Dates: 1928-1990

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

Samuel N. Dicken faculty papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 337
Abstract

Samuel N. Dicken was a professor of Geography at the University of Oregon from 1947-1970, and head of the departments of Geography and Geology (1957-1963), and Geography (1971-1983). The Samuel N. Dicken faculty papers includes biographical material, clippings, correspondence, photographs, publications, and artifacts.

Dates: 1901-1989; Majority of material found within 1958-1989

Earl Kilpatrick papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 189
Abstract

Earl Kilpatrick (1899 - 1927) was a graduate of of the University of Oregon and would become the director of the Extension Division at the University of Oregon in 1915, a position he held until 1926 when he left to become the disaster director of the Red cross at St. Louis, Missouri. The collection contains diaries which include minutes of faculty and other university related meetings, scrapbooks, photographs, and mementos.

Dates: 1914-1926

Alice Henson Ernst letters to Hazel Mills

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a mb box): [Barcode: 35025042654307]
Identifier: Coll 387
Abstract

Alice Henson Ernst (1880-1980) was a playwright, teacher, freelance writer, and reporter. The collection (1951-1974) consists of correspondence from Ernst to Hazel Mills, often concerning Ernst's books Trouping in the Oregon Country and The Wolf Ritual of the Northwest Coast.

Dates: 1951-1974

Faculty Advisory Council records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 050
Abstract

The Faculty Advisory Council at the University of Oregon is a university standing committee responsible for providing the President and other administration officials with faculty opinion and counsel on a wide range of university affairs. The collection (1913-1988) contains a history of the council, minutes, memoranda, reports, and curriculum files.

Dates: 1913-1988

Faculty bulletins and scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: UA 078
Abstract

Faculty bulletins and scrapbooks contain memos, correspondence and bulletins produced by and for the faculty of the University of Oregon between 1914-1931 and preserved in 31 scrapbooks.

Dates: 1914-1934

Howe family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 051
Abstract

The Howe family comprises Henry Clay Howe (1832-1889) and his wife Letitia, their son Herbert C. Howe (1872-1940) and daughter Lillian Howe. The collection contains diaries, correspondence, photographs, and genealogical papers of the Howe family, manuscripts by Herbert C. Howe, and a ledger of the Oswego Canal Company of NY.

Dates: 1859-1939

Charles Ellicott Johnson papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 008
Abstract Charles Ellicott Johnson (1920-1969) worked as an accountant before serving at the University of Oregon as Head of the Department of Accounting and Business Statistics in 1959, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts in 1963, and finally as Acting President of the University in 1968. The collection includes biographical material, correspondence, speeches, reports, schedules, publications, and clippings relating to his professional career as an accountant and to his positions at the University of...
Dates: 1942-1968

Richard W. Lindholm faculty papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 334
Abstract

Dr. Richard W. Lindholm (1913-1994) was a professor of finance and the dean of the University of Oregon School of Business. The Richard W. Lindholm faculty papers contain publications, lectures, press releases, project files, and correspondence related to Lindholm’s work on the Michigan State University Vietnam Project regarding the economy of Vietnam and the Vietnam war from 1953-1974.

Dates: 1953-1974

Alfred Lewis Lomax papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 035
Abstract

Alfred L. Lomax (1892-1982) was a Professor of Business Administration (Pacific Northwest industrial history) at the University of Oregon. The collection consists of research correspondence, manuscripts, research materials, published articles and photographs.

Dates: 1916-1974

Robert Morgan Lyon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 274
Abstract

Robert Morgan Lyon (1878-1963) was an active duty Lieutenant Colonel, who served as a member of the infantry during the First World War, and was assigned to head the Military Science and Tactics department at the University of Oregon during World War II. The Robert Morgan Lyon papers document the history of Lyon family in the United States and Robert Morgan Lyon's military career and include an autobiography manuscript, letters, photographs, and diaries.

Dates: 1866-1962

Ken Metzler papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 007
Abstract

Ken Metzler was a Professor of Journalism at the University of Oregon and published a book about UO acting President Charles E. Johnson, titled Confrontation: The Destruction of a College President in 1973. The collection contains Metzler’s working and research files for that book including correspondence by and about Charles E. Johnson, clippings, publications, notes, and manuscripts.

Dates: 1934-1973; Majority of material found within 1968-1971

Randall V. Mills papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 088
Abstract Randall Vause Mills joined the University of Oregon English faculty in 1938. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, Mills wrote two books and numerous articles on transportation in the Pacific Northwest. He also wrote articles on bridge construction and location. In addition, Mills was interested in folklore, and was the founder and first president of the Oregon Folklore Society. The collection largely consists of correspondence, manuscripts, research material and notecards, printed...
Dates: 1937-1976

Warren C. Price faculty papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 307
Abstract

Warren C. Price was a professor of journalism at the University of Oregon in Eugene, Oregon, who researched and wrote extensively in the field of journalism. The collection contains Price's journalism annotated bibliographies and related writings, his dissertation on the history of the Eugene Register Guard, and papers pertaining to the State of Oregon v. Annette Buchanan court case.

Dates: circa 1950-1970

George Streisinger faculty papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 233
Abstract George Streisinger was a professor and biologist at the University of Oregon. Conducting his research on the cloning of zebra fish, Streisinger’s work made great contributions to the study of biology. Streisinger was the first person to successfully clone a Vertebrate. The collection consists of documents concerning Streisinger’s research, work at the U of O and personal documents. The majority of the collection consists of subject files and research notes as well as experimental data and...
Dates: 1950-1984

William Toll faculty papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 243
Abstract

William Toll (1941-2015) was a professor in the history department at the University of Oregon. The William Toll faculty papers collection consists of teaching files, subject files and research notes. Materials cover topics including American cities in the 20th Century, Jews in America, history of the American West, African-American history, and Japanese-American history.

Dates: 1800-2015 (Bulk dates 1970s-2015); Majority of material found within 1970 - 2015

University of Oregon Faculty Assembly and University Senate records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 062
Abstract

The University of Oregon Constitution invests the statutory faculty with governing power of the university, and the faculty in turn delegates governance to the elected members of the University (faculty) Senate. The collection (1933-2010) includes records of the Faculty Assembly, the Senate, and the Faculty-Student Council, and material includes minutes, reports, plans, task force, caucus, and committee documents, and audio recordings of meetings.

Dates: 1880-2010

Woodrow Wilson letter to Luella Clay Carson

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell box): [Barcode: i50106132]
Identifier: CA 1894 Apr 11
Abstract

Before he became the President of United States, Woodrow Wilson was a professor and also President of Princeton University. The collection contains a letter dated April 11, 1894 from Wilson to Luella Clay Carson, who was the head of the Department of English at University of Oregon at that time.

Dates: 1894 April 11