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Brubaker Aerial Surveys photographs

 Collection — Photo Box: 1
Identifier: PH 200_079

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of fourteen images including aerial views of the city of Portland, 1 aerial view of Columbia University, and 1 image of the Peter Iredale shipwreck. Images are copy prints produced in 1959 from circa 1900-1930 negatives.


  • Creation: circa 1900-1930


Conditions Governing Access note

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 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.


0.01 linear feet (1 container) : 1 photo box

Language of Materials



Brubaker Aerial Surveys is one of the most prominent aerial photography companies in the Northwest, and produced many of the government survey images. The collection consists of fourteen images of Portland, most dating from the 1920s.

Genre / Form

Guide to the Brubaker Aerial Surveys photographs
Complete Description
Finding aid prepared by Normandy Helmer. Revised by Emily Haskins.
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