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Capital Lumbering Company records

Identifier: Bx 142


Consists of daybooks, journals, ledgers, correspondence, sales books, and records of various predecessors.


  • 1853-1914


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Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

Lumber company in Salem, Or., managed by John H. Moores, 1876- 1880, and his son, Albert N. Moores, 1880-1905, at which time it was purchased by Charles Kent Spaulding and became known as the Spaulding Lumber Company.


15 linear feet (29 containers) : 4 manuscript boxes, 7 record storage boxes, 18 volumes

Language of Materials


Processing Information

Collection is processed.

Guide to the Capital Lumbering Company records
Preliminary Description
Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA