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Edna McFarland collection of Townsend Plan records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll 109


Includes minutes and financial records of the Greater Los Angeles Advisory Council of Townsend Clubs of Southern California as well as correspondence and newsletters issued by John Doyle Elliott, Townsend Plan lobbyist, and issues of California echoes, 1.


  • 1965-1977


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use

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

McFarland served as Secretary-Treasurer of the Greater Los Angeles Advisory Council of Townsend Clubs of Southern California.


1.5 linear feet (1 container)

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Related Materials

Other collections relating to the Townsend Plan/Club and Francil E. Townsend at Special Collections and University Archives include:

Townsend National Recovery Plan, Inc. records, Bx 115; Townsend National Recovery Plan, District 13, Ohio, Bx 154; Townsend Club No. 1 Albany, Or. records, Bx 134; Enid Avent collection of Townsend Plan records, Coll 110; Earl Tifft photographs of Francis Townsend, PH260; Francis E. Townsend papers, SFM 208.

Physical Description

1 box

Guide to the Edna McFarland Collection of Townsend Plan Records
Preliminary Description
Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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