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Propeller Club of the United States. University of Oregon Chapter records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 102

Scope and Contents

The collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, and historical information.

Correspondence includes letters of the original charter members of 1937 and foundational correspondence between the University of Oregon and Portland chapters of the Propeller Club.

Dates

  • 1937-1950

Creator

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

The Propeller Club of the United States supports National and International Marine industry and waterways. Local chapters are referred to as ports.

Extent

0.5 linear feet (1 container) : 1 manuscript box

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Propeller Club of the United States supports National and International Marine industry and waterways. The collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, and historical information, 1937-1950.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged chronologically.

Arrangement

Material within this collection may have little to no intellectual or physical arrangement. Any arrangement may have derived from the records' creators or custodians.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The records have been acquired through occasional transfers from the Propeller Club of the United States. University of Oregon Chapter.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Tanya Parlet, 2011.

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 to no organization and rehousing.

Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents. Folder titles are based on those created by the creators or previous custodians. Titles have not all been verified against the contents of the folders. In some cases, staff supplied folder titles during initial processing.

Title
Guide to the Propeller Club of the United States. University of Oregon Chapter Records
Status
Complete Description
Author
Tanya Parlet
Date
2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

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