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Louis Felsheim papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 232

Scope and Contents

Correspondence is mainly regarding matters pertinent to Felsheim's capacity as county judge, for Coos County, and some correspondents ask for favors.

The scrapbook contains clippings, articles, poems, and columns from the Bandon Western World, and also personal citations, certificates, typed articles and copy, and pictures.

Also available are issues of the Daily Camel's Hump, July 29 and 30, 1921. These issues were published in connection with a convention of the Knights of Pythias, and is subtitled, "The Official Jubilee Publication."


  • 1943-1950


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.


1.5 linear feet (1 container, and 1 package)

Language of Materials



Louis Felsheim was a county judge for Coos County, Oregon, and publisher of the Bandon Western World, a newspaper of Bandon, Oregon. The collection (1943-1950) contains correspondence, issues of another Bandon newspaper, Daily Camel's Hump, and a scrapbook of clippings published in the Bandon Western World.

There is minor correspondence, mostly requests for favors from the judge, a scrapbook of clippings, articles, poems, and columns from the Western World, and issues of the Daily Camel's Hump, published in Bandon, July 29 and 30, 1921 in connection with a convention of the Knights of Pythias.

Physical Description

1 container and 1 scrapbook.

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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

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA