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Edward Franklin Sox and Carlton Edward Sox papers

Identifier: Ax 168

Scope and Contents note

The papers include miscellaneous legal and personal documents of Albany, Oregon merchant Edward Franklin Sox and of his son, Carlton Edward Sox, an attorny in Albany, Oregon.

The business records in the collection reflect the Stewart and Sox hardware company and the Linn County Orchard colony (1910-1913); the legal records are those of Carlton Sox and reflect the legal case of missionary W. A. Matthews at Warm Springs Indian reservation (1925) and other cases; also included are materials concerning the United Presybyterian church, Albany, Oregon (1930).


  • Creation: 1893-1930


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.

Biographical/Historical note

Edward Franklin Sox was a merchant in Albany, Oregon, associated with the Stewart and Sox Hardware Company and the Linn County Orchard Colony. Carlton E. Sox, his son, was an attorney with Hewitt and Sox of Albany, Oregon.


1 linear feet (2 containers)

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Collection includes corporate records and legal and personal documents from 1893-1930 relating to Edward Franklin Sox and his son, Carlton Edward Sox, of Albany, Oregon.

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Guide to the Edward Franklin Sox and Carlton Edward Sox Papers
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Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Repository Details

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

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA