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Earl Kilpatrick (1899 - 1927) was a graduate of of the University of Oregon and would become the director of the Extension Division at the University of Oregon in 1915, a position he held until 1926 when he left to become the disaster director of the Red cross at St. Louis, Missouri. The collection contains diaries which include minutes of faculty and other university related meetings, scrapbooks, photographs, and mementos.
Ben Linder (1959-1987) was an American mechanical engineer who worked in San Jose de Bocay, Nicaragua from 1983 until his death by the Contras on April 28, 1987. The collection includes correspondence, diaries, articles on political and engineering subjects, photographs, and the Linder family’s records, all of which reflect Linder’s humanitarian work, his political activism, and the impact his death had on American foreign policy debates and within the general public sphere.
Harry L. McAlister served in the Spanish American War in the Philippines as an enlisted man, Company A, of the Oregon Volunteers. The collection (1898-1899) contains mementos of the war including a copy of a diary by American prisoners, photographs, gathered correspondence, clippings, and other mementos, orders, Philippine publications, and an Oregon Volunteers flag.
Arthur Perry (1885-1948) was a newspaper reporter and paragrapher from Medford, Oregon, who is best known for hisMedford Mail-Tribune column "Smudge Pot," which was widely reprinted. The collection (1918-1948) contains a wartime diary (WWI), scrapbooks, correspondence, and clippings of Perry's writings.
Caroline (C.) Eleanor Spears (1876-1959) was a writer, suffragist, and a member of the Women's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU). The collection consists largely of collected printed material relating to suffrage (1915-1930) and temperance, (1918-1947), and to a lesser degree socialist politics and the Christian Science religion, and also includes general correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, and address books.
In 1954, the University of Oregon Basketball team undertook an exhibition tour of Asia and the Business Manager for the tour, J.O. Lindstrom, accompanied the student athletes and kept a diary. The collection (1954-1955) contains Lindstrom's diary, reports, and also programs and itineraries of the tour, correspondence and postcards, photographs, collected business cards, and newspaper clippings.
Paul and Henriette Van De Velde researched and wrote about culture, art, and life in Mexico in the 1920s-1930s, and about Oregon, specifically Waldport. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, research files concerning Mexico and Oregon, notebooks, diaries, interviews regarding Waldport, Oregon, books, and clippings.
John Whiteaker (1820-1902), a Democrat, was Oregon's first state governor from 1859-1862. The collection consists of personal papers and photostats of Whiteaker's journals and scrapbooks.
- Photographs 6
- Correspondence 4
- Oregon 4
- Scrapbooks 4
- Colleges and Universities 2
- Education, Higher -- Oregon -- Eugene 2
- Letters 2
- Military 2
- Pamphlets 2
- Postcards 2
- Adult education teachers -- Oregon -- Eugene 1
- American newspapers -- Oregon -- Medford 1
- Americans -- Nicaragua -- History -- 20th century 1
- Archaeology -- Research -- Mexico 1
- Artifacts 1
- Basketball -- Oregon -- Eugene 1
- Bocay (Nicaragua) 1
- Business cards 1 ∧ less
- University of Oregon 3
- Abrams, Elliott, 1948- 1
- American National Red Cross 1
- AuCoin, Les 1
- Brown, Percy, 1903- 1
- Bruckart, John Ray, 1887-1979 1
- Center for Constitutional Rights (New York, N.Y.) 1
- Frente Sandinista de Liberación Nacional 1
- Fromme, Rudo L. 1
- Fuerza Democrática Nicaragüense 1
- Kilpatrick, Earl, 1899-1927 1
- Kruckewitt, Joan 1
- Linder family 1
- Linder, Benjamin Ernest, 1959-1987 1
- Lindstrom, J. Orville, -1993 1
- Manila times 1
- McAlister, Harry L. 1
- Medford Mail Tribune Co 1
- Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 1
- Oregon Ducks (Basketball team) 1 ∧ less