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Charles W. Ertz architectural drawings and photographs

Identifier: Coll 166

Scope and Contents

The collection includes architectural plans of a few of Charles Ertz’s buildings, including the Plaza Investment Company, the Ertz home, and the Eighth Church of Christ Scientist in Portland, Oregon.


  • 1924-1927


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

American architect Charles W. Ertz designed several residences, churches, and commercial buildings in the Portland, Oregon area in the 1920s.


1 linear feet (5 containers) : 5 folders

Language of Materials



Collection comprises architectural drawings and photographs for four projects in the Portland, Oregon area from 1924 to 1927: Plaza Investment Co., Portland (1925); Ertz residence at Forest Hills (1927); Ertz residence at Eastmoreland (1924); and Eighth C.

Charles Ertz was an architect. The collection includes the architectural drawings of Charles W. Ertz from 1924 to 1927. The collection contains Ertz’s plan for the Plaza Investment Company, Portland, Oregon, Ertz’s residences at Forest Hills and Eastmoreland, and the Eighth Church of Christ Scientist, Portland, Oregon.

Processing Information

Collection is processed.

Guide to the Charles W. Ertz architectural drawings and photographs
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