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The C. Girard Davidson Papers document the career of attorney, politician, and businessman Crow Girard "Jebby" Davidson (1910-1996). The collection is organized into major series concerning government projects, legal cases, political activities, and business interests. The majority of material related to Davidson's service as Assistant Secretary of the Interior (1946-1950) is housed in the Truman Presidential Library in Independence, Missouri.
The collection comprises the congressional files of Mathew "Harris" Ellsworth, U.S. Representative of the Oregon Fourth District.
William Thomas Lopp (1864-1939) dedicated himself to improving the lives of Alaskan natives by establishing a Reindeer Station in Cape Prince of Wales, Alaska, and by holding various government posts in education. During his career he established sixty-six schools, five hospitals and sanitation systems, and increased prosperity in the coastal villages of northern Alaska. The collection includes journals, correspondence, and writings related to his work.
Charles Linza McNary (1874-1944) was a Republican Senator from Oregon and served as an Oregon Supreme Court associate justice. The collection contains records from McNary's years as Senator that deal with Oregon concerns including correspondence, bills, briefs, and research material about internal improvements, such as rivers and harbors, bridges, state parks railroads, roads, and airports, as well as agriculture, trade, veteran hospitals and a few personal materials and photographs.
Samuel Moment worked as an industry development consultant from 1940 to 1954 for the Bonneville Power Administration and from 1955 to 1995 as a consultant to world organizations. The collection contains documents related to the legal dispute over placement of Snake River dams during the Eisenhower administration.
In Oregon, artists and crafts people worked on Work Projects Administration (WPA) projects for schools, universities, hospitals, and the Forest Service. This collection includes photographs of paintings and murals that were installed in Oregon public schools, University of Oregon and Doernbecher Memorial Hospital for Children, Portland, Oregon. Of interest to the researcher is the collection of photographs of woodwork, art, and paintings for Timberline Lodge, Mt. Hood, Oregon.
- Public Works 7
- Oregon 6
- Photographs 6
- Correspondence 4
- Environmental Conditions 3
- Forestry and Forestry Products 3
- Legislators -- United States 3
- Businesses and Corporations 2
- Oregon -- Politics and government 2
- Oregon -- Politics and government -- 1859-1950 2
- Oregon -- Politics and government -- 1951- 2
- Pacific Northwest History 2
- Photographic prints 2
- Politicians -- Oregon 2
- Public Utilities 2
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945 2
- Water resources development -- Oregon 2
- Alaska 1
- Alaska -- Discovery and exploration 1 ∧ less
- United States. Bonneville Power Administration 2
- United States. Congress. House 2
- Bessey, Roy F. (Roy Frederic), 1889-1980 1
- Bowles, Chester, 1901-1986 1
- Columbia Valley Authority 1
- Davidson, C. Girard (Crowe Girard), 1910- 1
- Davidson, Nikoloric, Weiss, and Miller (Firm) 1
- Davidson, Sylvia Nemer 1
- Democratic National Committee (U.S.) 1
- Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
- Doernbecher Memorial Hospital for Children 1
- Douglas, William O. (William Orville), 1898-1980 1
- Ellsworth, Harris, 1899-1986 1
- Federal Art Project 1
- Green, Edith, 1910-1987 1
- Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 1
- Hydroelectric Commission of Oregon 1
- Idaho Power Company 1
- Kaplan, J. M. (Jacob Merrill), 1892- 1
- Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1 ∧ less