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Margaret "Peg" Morton, a Quaker activist and long-time resident of the Eugene area, is an activist in the cause of Latin American solidary and war tax resistance. The collection is comprised of records documenting Ms. Morton's work as a peace and tax resistance activist, both in the United States and Latin America, and is comprised of writings and journals, published material (newsletters, news clippings, etc.), photographs, and slides.
Francis Hayes Murphy (1878-1968) became an electrical engineer; he worked first in Wisconsin and later in Oregon, where he was employed for the Portland Railway Light and Power Company. The collection (1920-1940) includes minutes, reports, contracts, codes, photographs, and other historical data and documents on electric lighting in Oregon.
Jefferson Myers (c.1860-1943) was a native Oregonian born of pioneer parents, who served as Oregon State Senator, on state commissions, and as a Board of Regent for Oregon Agricultural College. The collection contains material from the Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition and the Jamestown Tri-Centennial Exposition, as well as personal correspondence, some Oregon state documents, and photographs.
Richard Lewis Neuberger (1912-1960), an Oregon native, was a U.S. Senator (D-OR) from 1954 to 1960. The Richard Neuberger collection consists of correspondence, legislation, published articles, and newspaper articles which pertain to the literary and political career of Richard Lewis Neuberger.
Carol Newhouse is a photographer, activist, and spiritual teacher in the Pacific Northwest, and active in the women's back-to-the-land movement during the 1970s. The collection includes images and ephemera from this period, as well as some later publications pertaining to the herstory of WomanShare and lesbian photography in the West.
The Oregon Folklife Network is Oregon's folklife and traditional arts program, and includes culture and heritage partners that operate on state and local levels to document, support, and celebrate Oregon's cultural traditions. This collection comprises photographs of public events presented by the Oregon Folklife Network from 2013 to 2018. Photographs are in digital file formats and document the presentation of folk and traditional arts and artists in public programs.
Collection comprises 148 black and white prints of photographs that appeared in the journal Old Oregon from 1919 until approximately 1970. The majority of the photographs are of scenes in Oregon.
Karl Onthank worked on the staff of the University of Oregon from 1916 to 1957. Onthank and his wife, Ruth, were active conservationists. The collection consists of family history and personal correspondence, manuscripts, and photographs.
Orchesis was a student athletic club of modern dance that was established in 1938. The collection includes a scrapbook.
Resolutions written by Wallowa Valley Chapter No. 50, Order of Eastern Star, in memory of Sarah J. Veasey, a member who had recently died. Secretary of order was D.W. Sheahan.
The collection consists of an album of depicting a family farm in Oregon.
The Oregon Folk League promoted and administered a social and recreation center located in Siuslaw Bay, Oregon for members of the University of Oregon community; members of the league also formed a non-profit corporation, the Siuslaw Bay Community Inc., which held title to the land used by the league. The collection (1934-1941) contains promotion and administrative documents, a land deed, correspondence, meeting minutes, plans and blueprints of the center, and a photograph.
The Oregon State Industrial Accident Commission was established to oversee worker's compensation distributions from the state's industrial accident fund. The collection consists of the business and administrative records of the Commission from 1935-1960.
This collection contains information about Oregon Quicksilver Incorporated and Mines Service Incorporated, both located in Oregon. The collection contains superintendent's reports, timecards, stocks, invoices, correspondence, photographs, and legal documents. Also contained in this collection is information about the Prosperity Mine and the Bonanza Bar in the form of placer claims, drawings of locations, legal documents and notes.
The collection consists of an album of 72 photograph postcards from the early 20th century, primarily of Oregon rodeos including Pendleton Roundup, Silver Lake, Prineville, and Lakeview. Includes photos of Peggy Warren, Jackson Sundown, George Fletcher, Princess Red Bird, Mabel Strickland, and Fox Hastings.
The collection contains records from the Lane County division of the Oregon State Defense Council. The collection (1942-1944) contains meeting minutes, correspondence, test reports, and manuals from committees, police reserves, University of Oregon, and also includes photographs of cantonment sites in Oregon.
Edward J. Partridge (1856-1891) and his brother, William H. Partridge (1860-1939), were important photographers active in Oregon, Alaska, and San Francisco. The Edward and William Partridge photographs collection consists of fifty-two original images taken by photographers employed by the Partridge Studio sometime between 1870 and 1900.
Charles C. Patch was an author of short stories, articles, jingles, poems, and books, including a historical article about the cowboy George Fletcher, titled "Negro Cowboy." The collection (1936-1970) contains correspondence, manuscripts, tearsheets, notes and research, and biographical material.
Lowell Patton (1893-1961) became an organist, working in the Chautauqua and Lyceum circuits in the 1920s, and was organist of the First Methodist Church, Portland, Oregon. He was organist of the First Presbyterian Church, Hempstead, New York from 1932-1957. The collection contains published and manuscript music, biographical material, and photographs.
- Photographs 218
- Oregon 112
- Correspondence 110
- Diaries 38
- Scrapbooks 37
- Colleges and Universities 34
- Manuscripts for publication 29
- Clippings 26
- Photograph albums 23
- Politics and Politicians 21
- Photographic prints 18
- Universities and colleges -- Oregon -- Eugene 18
- Architecture 16
- Education, Higher -- Oregon -- Eugene 15
- Financial records 15
- Authors, American -- 20th century 14
- Forestry and Forestry Products 14
- Architectural drawings 12
- Legislators -- Oregon 12
- Oregon -- Politics and government -- 1859-1950 12 + ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 1
- University of Oregon 32
- Pendleton Round-Up 5
- Miller, Joaquin, 1837-1913 4
- Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 4
- Oregonian (Firm) 4
- United States. Army. Corps of Engineers 4
- United States. Forest Service 4
- McNary, Charles Linza, 1874-1944 3
- Oregon. Legislative Assembly. Senate 3
- Portland General Electric Company 3
- United States. Congress. House 3
- United States. Congress. Senate 3
- Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 2
- Condon, Thomas, 1822-1907 2
- Dye, Eva Emery, 1855-1947 2
- Electric Studio (Pendleton, Or.) 2
- Eugene Fruit Growers Association (Eugene, Or.) 2
- Hermann, Binger, 1843-1926 2
- Lawrence & Holford (Portland, Or.) 2
- Lawrence, Ellis F. (Ellis Fuller), 1879-1946 2 + ∧ less