Oregon Liquor Control Commission records
Scope and Contents
The records include monthly analytical reports, quarterly financial reports, and yearly financial reports spanning 1939-1950.
- Oregon Liquor Control Commission (Organization)
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 Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) is a government agency of the State of Oregon. It was created in 1933 during a special session of the Oregon Legislature after national prohibition ended. The OLCC has the authority to control the distribution, sales and consumption of alcohol through the regulation and licensing of those who manufacture, sell or serve alcohol in the state of Oregon. OLCC's main office is located in Portland, Oregon with has several regional locations throughout the state.
1.5 linear feet (1 container) : 1 record storage box
Language of Materials
Created in 1933, The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) has the authority to control the distribution, sales and consumption in the state of Oregon. The records include monthly analytical reports, quarterly financial reports, and yearly financial reports spanning 1939-1950.
Collection is organized chronological by date, but may be out of order.
Material within this collection may have little to no intellectual or physical arrangement. Any arrangement may have derived from the records' creators or custodians. It may be necessary to look in multiple places for the same types of materials.
Collection processed by Jenn Newby, April 2012.
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.
- Alcohol -- Law and legislation -- Oregon Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Annual reports Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Financial records Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Liquor laws -- Oregon Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Oregon -- Politics and government Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Politics and Politicians Subject Source: Archiveswest
- Guide to the Oregon Liquor Control Commission Records
- Preliminary Description
- Jenn Newby
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid is written in English