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Ron Abell Memoir on Wayne Morse's 1968 Re-election Campaign for U.S. Senate

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 242

Scope and Contents note

One folder containing a memoir written by Ron Abell in September 2005 entitled "Some Personal Observations on the Waye Morse Re-election Campaign of 1968." Abell was a salaried employee of the Re-elect Wayne Morse Committee from June 1967 to November 1968. Abell offers remembrance of the campaign in Oregon and covers finances, Vietnam, the press, and the general election, among other topics.

Dates

  • 2005 September

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

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Conditions Governing Use note

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 note

Ron Abell was a salaried employee of the Re-elect Wayne Morse Committee from June 1967 to November 1968.

Extent

0.1 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collection comprises one memoir by Ron Abell on Wayne Morse's re-election campaign for U.S. Senate in 1968. Abell was a salaried employee of the Re-elect Wayne Morse Committee from June 1967 to November 1968. Memoir discusses campaign finances, the Vietnam War, the press, and the general election, among other topics.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Ron Abell.

Processing Information note

Collection processed by Cassandra A. Schmitt.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Ron Abell Memoir on Wayne Morse's 1968 Re-election Campaign for U.S. Senate
Status
Complete Description
Author
Finding aid prepared by Cassandra A. Schmitt
Date
2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

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

Contact:
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA