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Adam R. Shipley and Company records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: B 065
Abstract A. R. Shipley and Company was a "Wholesale and Retail Dealer in Standard and Miscellaneous Books" in Portland, Oregon. The collection consists of correspondence, legal papers, and invoices.
Dates: 1852-1870

Allen and Lewis Company records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 097
Abstract Allen and Lewis company was a firm of wholesale grocers that was incorporated in 1897 by John C. Lewis, L. A. Lewis, and F. A. Spencer. The collection contains corporate records including meeting minutes and stock ledgers, as well as stock books and ledgers of subsidiary companies including Glafke-Dixon Co., Douglas Food Stores, Inc., and Consolidated Stores, Inc.
Dates: 1897-1942

Allen and Lewis records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 002
Abstract Cicero Hunt Lewis (1826-1897) (also known as Cicero Horatius Lewis) and Lucius H. Allen created the Allen and Lewis mercantile company in Portland, Oregon in 1851. The collection contains five ledgers of sales, cash, consignments and account records, 1851-1868.
Dates: 1851-1868

Alpha Delta Sigma. W.F.G. Thacher Chapter records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 099
Abstract Alpha Delta Sigma (ADS), a national honor society sponsored by AAF, recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement in advertising studies. The collection includes chapter handbooks and scrapbooks, convention materials, photographs, financial records, correspondence, and membership information, 1942-1957.
Dates: 1942-1957

American Heritage Publishing Co. records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 160
Abstract American Heritage magazine was founded in late 1949 by the American Association for State and Local History (AASLH), which published five volumes until 1954 when AASLH sold the magazine to three former Time, Inc. editors, James Parton, Oliver Jensen and Joseph J. Thorndike, Jr. The collection contains founding documents, annual reports, Board of Directors meeting minutes, financial records, memoranda and correspondence, office bulletins, and publicity materials.
Dates: 1954-1970

American Institute of Architects, Southwest Oregon Chapter records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll 401
Abstract The American Institute of Architects had a Southwest Oregon Chapter. The collection (1952-1962) contains meeting minutes, executive board minutes, reports to the executive, financial reports, membership information, events, and printed matter.
Dates: 1952-1962

James Franklin Amis papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 678
Abstract James F. Amis was an attorney who served as the first justice of the peace in Eugene, OR. Records include letters, legal documents, checks, receipts, cash book, one bound domestic bible with family records, and other miscellaneous items
Dates: circa 1828-1912

Anderson & Watson sales receipt

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 002
Abstract Sales receipt for cotton sold to T.G. Pratt, Esq., agent for the city of Alton, Ill., June 15, 1865.
Dates: 1865 June 15

John T. Apperson daybook

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: B 009
Abstract During the American Civil War, John T. Apperson served in the 1st Oregon Cavalry, and was stationed at Ft. Walla Walla and Ft. Dalles, in Oregon. Collection consists of 1 volume, a day book by John T. Apperson, 1872-1892.
Dates: 1872-1892

Applegate Quartz Mining Company account book, time roll, and check book

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: B 010
Abstract The company also operated as the Applegate Mountain Ditch Co. Applegate Quartz Mining Co. collection includes an account book, time roll, and check book
Dates: 1861-1864

Arthur H. Clark Company letter and receipt

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 058
Abstract Letter from the Arthur H. Clark Company to Miss Mary F. Failing describing and offering to sell her a rare original edition of Oregon Missions and Travels by P.J. DeSmet. Includes a receipt for the sale of the book to Miss Failing.
Dates: 1917 Jan. 15

Smith C. Bartrum papers

 Collection — Folder: 1 (share clamshell)
Identifier: CB B286
Abstract Smith C. Bartrum was an Oregon forest ranger who was involved in building trails, and who became the first Supervisor of the Umpqua National Forest. The collection (1899-1942) consists of Bartrum's autobiography, and also correspondence, monthly salary statements, and poetry.
Dates: 1899-1942

Basic Rights Oregon (BRO) records

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 356
Abstract During the 1990s, a group of activists formed a political action committee called Basic Rights Oregon (BRO) to fight against legislative measures in Oregon aimed at limiting gay and lesbian civil rights. The collection contains records from several state and local community organizations and is composed primarily of general administrative, campaign, and financial records, correspondence, newsletters and pamphlets, volunteer lists, audio and video tapes and reels, and artifacts.
Dates: 1993-1997

Bend Publishing Company records

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: B 012
Abstract This collection includes articles of incorporation and minutes of stockholders' meetings. The incorporators were Archibald Whisnant, George Vath, and James B. Kerr. Also in this volume are the corporate records of the Bend Press Publishing Co., 1916-1919, the directors being Clyde M. McKay, George T. Pearce, and D. B. Stuart.
Dates: 1916-1926

Brownsville, Oregon town council records

 Collection — Multiple collection box: [B 099] 1
Identifier: B 099
Abstract The collection (1864-1894) of Brownsville, Oregon town council records consists of minutes of the council, a treasurer's book, and an early map of Brownsville.
Dates: 1876-1894

Brownsville Woolen Mill records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 004
Abstract The Brownsville Woolen Mill was located in Brownsville, Oregon since the 1860s; the original main building was destroyed by a fire in 1955. The collection (1902-1913) contains the surviving records of the Mill including financial ledgers, journals, and day books.
Dates: 1902-1928

Bullfrog Information Service records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 166
Abstract Bullfrog Information Service was a magazine published in Eugene, Oregon, from June, 1971 till February, 1972, that focused on news and articles for and about the Northwest alternative community. The collection contains correspondence, advertising and distribution records, eight published issues and one unpublished, original illustrations and advertising art, financial records, and unpublished articles and poetry.
Dates: 1970-1972

California State Telegraph Company. Toll House Station (Ashland, Oregon) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: B 015
Abstract The California State Telegraph Company began in 1853, and by June 1867, the company was reorganized and subsumed as the Pacific Division of the Western Union Telegraph Company. The collection (1865-1868) contains financial records, telegrams, and other papers of the Ashland, Oregon tollhouse station.
Dates: 1865 March - 1868 November

William Alexander Carter papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 110
Abstract William Alexander Carter (1818-1881) was the sutler and post trader at Ft. Bridger, Wyoming, from 1858 to 1881, and his business was continued by his widow, Mary. The collection (1850-1912) contains invoices, receipts, contracts, checks, and minor personal correspondence.
Dates: 1850-1912

Case Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 125
Abstract William M. Case and Isaac W. Case, brothers came to Oregon in the 1840s. Isaac Case was a merchant and banker. He went to the Idaho mines in 1862 and later settled in Astoria, where he founded the Astoria Savings Bank. This collection includes family letters, financial materials, family business papers, and other miscellaneous family papers.
Dates: 1843-1925

Robert Caufield receipts

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CA 1853 Oct 10
Abstract Robert Caufield was born in Broughshand County, Ireland and moved to Oregon City in 1847, where he became a county judge and opened a grocery store. His papers include tax receipts and a receipt for a medical bill.
Dates: 1853 October 10-1854 November 5

George Parkhurst Cheney papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 256
Abstract George Parkhurst Cheney (1871 - 1962) was publisher and editor of the Record-Chieftain, of Enterprise, Oregon. The collection (1907-1941) contains correspondence and documents regarding the status of City of Enterprise bonds, Citizen's Tax Committee correspondence, Oregon Voters magazines, and also a few mementos of Cheney's publishing career.
Dates: 1907-1941

Columbia River Meat Company records

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: B 017
Abstract Includes articles of incorporation, minutes of stockholders' meetings, stock record, and dividend record. The firm was a cannery. The incorporators were Milton Smith, C. R. Hallberg, and W. H. Cooper.
Dates: 1913-1917

Columbia Transportation Company records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Bx 094
Abstract The Columbia Transportation company owned and operated the Columbia North Beach Ferry company. The collection (1921-1954) contains articles of incorporation, minutes of shareholders' meetings, account books and ledgers.
Dates: 1921-1954

Committee to Keep Firemen Police and Teachers on the Job records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Bx 162
Abstract The Committee to Keep Firemen Police and Teachers on the Job, directed by Roy N. Vernstrom, was formed to defeat Oregon state ballot measure number 7 (the 1 1/2% tax limitation), on the ballot November 5, 1968. The collection contains campaign materials including correspondence, advertising, memoranda, statistics, financial accounting, opinion surveys, and a study of the campaign by Verstrom.
Dates: 1968

Coos Bay and Coquille Transportation Co. records

 Collection — Multiple collection box: [B 111] 1
Identifier: B 111
Abstract Coos Bay and Coquille Transportation Co. was a steamboat company and the original directors were Nat H. Lane, Charles Merchant, and C. B. Golden. The collection (July 11, 1873 - February 11, 1876) contains meeting minutes and treasurer's reports.
Dates: 1873, July 11 -1876, February 11

Cornucopia Mines records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 005
Abstract The Cornucopia Mines company of Oregon was incorporated July 30, 1927 by Robert W. Betts, Blaine Hallock, and James H. Nichols as a successor company to the Baker Mines company. The collection contains corporate records, financial ledgers, and correspondence, 1918-1941.
Dates: 1918-1942

A.P. Dennison papers

 Collection
Identifier: A 177
Abstract Originally from Maine, A. P. Dennison (1824-1896) held numerous minor political offices in the Oregon Territory, including Adjutant General. The papers consist of receipts, letters of appointment, reports, and a bound scrapbook.
Dates: 1855-1870

Department of Speech records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 191
Abstract The study of rhetoric and performance has been a part of the curriculum of the University of Oregon since it opened its doors in 1877; the Department of Speech also used to offer classes in radio, film, theatre study, and also dramatic performance. The bulk of the collection (1948-1999) consists of records when the Department of Speech was heavily involved with theatre performance.
Dates: 1948-1999

Dielschneider Jewelry Store records

 Collection
Identifier: Bx 182
Abstract William F. Dielschneider and his brother Franz owned and ran the Dielschneider Jewelry store of McMinnville, Oregon, which also sold and repaired watches and clocks. The collection contains a cash book, watch sales and repair ledgers, a clock repair ledger, diamond record books, manufacturers' and jobbers' catalogues, and photographs.
Dates: 1877-1959