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J. T. Bowditch, of Ashland, Oregon, represented Jackson County in the Oregon House of Representatives, beginning in 1887, and he was re-elected in 1889. The collection contains a letter dated February 9, 1887, by Bowditch to (Judge?) L. R. Webster regarding a bill that would lower the salary of circuit court judges.
Hannah Martin (1894 - ) was an attorney and the first woman elected (in 1933 and in 1935) to the Oregon House of Representatives. The collection (1933-1935) contains legislative correspondence from constituents and other concerned parties, and replies from Martin.
Virgil Bain Staples worked as a ranch hand in eastern Oregon, became a businessman in Ontario, Oregon, and served in the Oregon Legislature as representative from the 31st District, Malheur County, 1933-1945. The collection contains legislative correspondence regarding requests and advice from constituents and lobbyists, 1933-1937.
Jacob H. (Jack) Wagner (1895-1964) , originally from Russia, was elected to the Oregon House of Representatives in 1937 and also ran as a Democratic in the primary for U.S. Representative from Oregon 3rd District in May 1938. The collection (1936-1939) contains legislative correspondence, including letters from constituents.
- Legislators -- Oregon -- Correspondence 3
- Circuit courts -- Oregon 1
- Courts -- Officials and employees -- Salaries, etc. -- Oregon 1
- Judges -- Salaries, etc. -- Oregon 1
- Lawyers -- Oregon -- Correspondence 1
- Malheur County (Or.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
- Women -- Political activity -- Oregon 1
- Women lawyers -- Oregon -- Correspondence 1
- Women legislators -- Oregon -- Correspondence 1
- Women politicians -- Oregon -- Correspondence 1 ∧ less
- Bowditch, J. T. 1
- Hanzen, Hannah Martin, 1894-1989 1
- Republican Party (Or.) 1
- Staples, Virgil Bain, 1877-1955 1
- Wagner, Jacob H., 1895-1964 1