Scope and Contents
The collection is organized into four series: Sermons, Pamphlets and Manuscripts, Photographs, and Tapes.
Series I: Sermons are organized by title, and a separate section contains untitled sermons and fragments.
Series II: contains Methodist Episcopal church material that includes pamphlets and manuscripts, conference and meeting material, reports, minutes, yearbooks, bulletins, and a church study. Also included here is a folder of National and Portland Urban League material.
Series III: Photographs contain prints of 1966 Mississippi Tent City.
Series IV includes reel-to-reel tape recordings titled: Lampman, Pearl, Saulalinsky, Summary, and Leobold (or Leopold).
- Creation: 1960s
- Carter, George E., Jr., -1968 (Person)
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. Collection includes sound recordings, moving images, and digital files to which access is restricted. Access to these materials is governed by repository policy and may require the production of listening or viewing copies. Researchers requiring access must notify Special Collections and University Archives in advance and pay fees for reproduction services as necessary.
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
George E. Carter, Jr. ( - 1968) served as a Methodist Episcopal minister of Allen Temple in Portland, Oregon. He was chairman of Albina Citizens War on Poverty from 1965-1968 and was an active civic worker in the Portland area.
1.5 linear feet (1 container) : 1 record storage box
Language of Materials
George E. Carter, Jr. ( - 1968) served as a Methodist Episcopal minister of Allen Temple in Portland, Oregon, and was chairman of Albina Citizens War on Poverty from 1965-1968. The collection contains sermons, Methodist Episcopal church material that includes publications, conference and meeting material, reports, minutes, yearbooks, and a church study, Urban League material, photographs of Mississippi Tent City (1966), and reel-to-reel tape recordings, 1960s.
Collection is arranged into series. Series I: Sermons; Series II: Pamphlets and Manuscripts; Series III: Photographs; Series IV: Tapes.
Material within this collection is minimally arranged. Any arrangement is either derived from the records' creators or custodians or from staff at the time of initial processing. It may be necessary to look in multiple places for the same types of materials.
Other Finding Aids
Paper finding aid with additional information is available in Special Collections & University Archives.
Collection processed by staff, 1969.
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 organization and rehousing.
Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents.
- Guide to the George E. Carter Jr. Papers
- Complete Description
- Tanya Parlet.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
- Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).