Scope and Contents
The collection (1940-1942) contains correspondence, a scrapbook, and material relating to his published recollections, titled Frontier Doctor.
The letters and scrapbook concern the publication of Coe's recollections of medical practice in Bend.
There is also a collection of reviews, a typed copy of an address by Coe about the writing of his book, and a set of galley proofs.
- Creation: 1940-1942
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
Urling Campbell Coe (1881-1956) was born in Carthage, Missouri, and graduated from the Eclectic Medical College in Cincinnati, Ohio. He became a physician and practiced in Oregon. He moved to Bend, Oregon in 1905 and then to Portland in 1918.
0.5 linear feet (1 container) : 1 clam shell box
Language of Materials
Urling Campbell Coe (1881-1956) was a physician who practiced in Bend and Portland, Oregon. The collection (1940-1942) contains correspondence, a scrapbook, and material relating to his published recollections, titled Frontier Doctor.
Collection processed by staff.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
This collection received a basic level of processing including minimal organization and rehousing.
Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents.
- Guide to the Urling Campbell Coe Papers
- Complete Description
- Tanya Parlet and Kira B. Homo.
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid written in English
- Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).