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19th and 20th century scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll 583
Abstract Creator of the scrapbook is unknown. This collection contains one bound scrapbook, dating from the 19th and 20th centuries, containing images and articles cut out of newspapers and magazines
Dates: 1879-1905

19th century account book

 Collection — Multiple collection box: [Coll 604] 1
Identifier: Coll 604
Abstract Account of daily expenditures by an unknown person, 1886-1890, Portland, Oregon.
Dates: 1886-1890

20th century music scores collection

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 541
Abstract The 20th century music scores collection consists of a wide-ranging variety of sheet music, musical scores from films, and songbooks. These contain a wide collection of music ranging from 1905 to 1986, with a bent towards the 1950’s and 1960’s era of jazz, blues, and foxtrot, stylistically.
Dates: 1900-1950

James T. Abbett sermons

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: A 225
Abstract James T. Abbett (1851-1934) became a Methodist Episcopal minister, and served congregations first in Indiana, then after 1890 he served as pastor in the cities of Albany, Eugene, Ashland, McMinnville, and Portland, Oregon. The collection (1881-1918) contains sermons from services in Indiana and Oregon.
Dates: 1881-1918

Frank G. Abell photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PH 200_003
Abstract Frank G. Abell (1844-1910) was a noted commercial photographer who worked from San Francisco to Tacoma, 1862-1910. The collection consists of 21 images, primarily portraits, dating from the mid 1870s to the late 1880s.
Dates: 1876-1888

Ron Abell Memoir on Wayne Morse's 1968 Re-election Campaign for U.S. Senate

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 242
Abstract Collection comprises one memoir by Ron Abell on Wayne Morse's re-election campaign for U.S. Senate in 1968. Abell was a salaried employee of the Re-elect Wayne Morse Committee from June 1967 to November 1968. Memoir discusses campaign finances, the Vietnam War, the press, and the general election, among other topics.
Dates: 2005 September

Abilene and Southern Railway Company Defendant records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Bx 153
Abstract In 1922, the West Coast Lumberman's Association sued the Abilene and Southern Railway Co. regarding "unjust and unreasonable" lumber rates. The collection (1922-1924) contains testimonies, briefs, exhibits, lumber company statistics and research, and correspondence used in the case.
Dates: 1922-1924

William H. Abrams collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 090
Abstract William H. Abrams was an early resident of Eugene, Or., and former mayor of Cottage Grove, Or. The collection containes a chronology of life of William H. Abrams, along with photograph of Abrams and photocopies of newspaper clippings concerning him.
Dates: circa 1900s

Academic Distinctions Committee records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 143
Abstract The Academic Distinctions committee at the University of Oregon was concerned with reviewing the requirements for achieving various academic distinctions. Collection contains material regarding a new grading system and the honors college, 1970-1971.
Dates: 1970-1971

Joan Acker faculty papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 236
Abstract Joan Acker was an American sociologist, researcher, writer, and educator. Acker is considered one of the leading analysts regarding gender and class within the second wave of feminism. Her papers contain work files, conference material, diaries, undergraduate and graduate work, press, honors and awards, and books.
Dates: 1943-2010

Adair family reminiscences

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CB Ad11
Abstract Collection comprises photocopied typescripts of reminiscences by and about Mary Ann Dickinson Adair and John Adair. John Adair and his family traveled to Oregon via Panama and California after President Polk appointed him Collector of Customs in Astoria. The texts concern life in Kentucky and Oregon and include family information and transcriptions of archival records. Texts of letters written by Mrs. Adair during the journey are also included.
Dates: 1931

John Adair Black Lives Matter protest photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PH 397
Abstract John Adair is a photographer and visual storyteller. His work has been featured in the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art and published in Denali Magazine, Scribendi, and The Pitch KC. This collection consists of 350 original digital images and a selection of 10 images printed from the digital collection. The images feature documentary photography of the 2020-2021 Black Lives Matter protests and marches in Eugene, Oregon following the murder of George Floyd. Photographs contain images of march...
Dates: 2020-2021

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

Adams and Company of California shipping and price lists

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CA 1853 Jan 31
Abstract Adams and Company of California was a subsidiary of the Adams Express Company, a shipping and local delivery firm. The collection includes a single four-page list of items and services offered by Adams and Company of California.
Dates: 1853 January 31

Frank R. Adams papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 527
Abstract Frank Ramsay Adams (1883-1963) was a writer for magazines, film, and television. He also wrote music. The collection contains correspondence, literary manuscripts, sheet music, and selected publications.
Dates: 1908-1955

George O. Adams radical literature collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: F335 Ad1
Abstract George O. Adams was a carpenter interested in the political issues of the day, and he gathered together the radical literature that makes up this collection. The collection (1899-1962) consists of many types of printed material including pamphlets, broadsides, articles from newspapers, magazines, and other publications about labor and unions, religion, socialism, economics, and anarchism, among other topics.
Dates: 1899-1962

Lee J. Adamson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 086
Abstract Lee J. Adamson (1906-?) was a certified public accountant, conservative activist, speaker and writer. The collection includes correspondence, articles and essays, editorial letter, speeches and writings by others, subject files and mailing lists. There also includes free-standing volumes and a package with posters and a certificate award.
Dates: 1954-1969

Administrative Manual records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 017
Abstract The University of Oregon Administrative Manual was the main governing document for the administration of the University. The collection contains previous versions of Administrative Manuals, working documents, and research files used to update the Administrative Manual between the years 1960 and 1970.
Dates: 1956-1971

Gladys Lucy Adshead papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 446
Abstract Gladys Lucy Adshead (1896-1985) was a noted educator, school administrator, and the author of many children's books. The collection consists of correspondence related to production and publishing of her books, and manuscripts.
Dates: 1937-1965

Afro-American Institute records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SFM 244
Abstract The Afro-American Institute, headquartered in Eugene, Oregon was a non-profit organization to bring increased awareness of the achievments of black people and to help the community understand problems facing the black community. The records Include articles of incorportaion, mission and purpose documents, and two newsletters.
Dates: 1971-1973

Duncan Aikman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 629
Abstract Duncan Aikman (1889-1955) was a journalist and author. Collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, tear sheets, newspaper tear sheets, poetry, a Guggenheim Foundation proposal, miscellaneous notes, biographical information, photographs, and magazines with articles by Aikman.
Dates: 1925-1947

John C. Ainsworth papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 250
Abstract John Commingers Ainsworth (1822-1893) was the major founder of the Oregon Steam Navigation (OSN) Company, the most powerful transportation monopoly in the Pacific Northwest. Ainsworth was also involved in a number of other ventures, including the Northern Pacific Railroad (NPRR) and various gold, silver and coal mining operations. The John Commingers Ainsworth Papers contain Ainsworth’s diaries, autobiography, personal correspondence, photographs, and the business records of the Oregon Central...
Dates: 1858-1911

Aitkin Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 754
Abstract The Aitken Family Papers tell the story of a widowed mother and her two daughters, in their dedication to the Unitarian church; teaching kindergarten; teaching home economics in elementary, and junior high schools; and music in colleges in Hawaii and New York. This collection consists mainly of correspondence, diaries, scrapbook and photograph albums, photographs, a few funeral papers, and miscellaneous familial memorabilia.
Dates: 1865-1966

James Akin papers

 Collection
Identifier: A 001
Abstract The James Akin collection contains a diary recording events during the 1852 journey of the Richey, Ingram and Akin families to Oregon. The origins of this diary are unclear, since another James Akin diary is known to exist in the collections of the Wyoming state archives. Also included in the collection are secondary sources relating to the Akin diary and family history.
Dates: 1852-1919

Alaska Mining and Prospecting Company records

 Collection
Identifier: Bx 001
Abstract The Alaska Mining and Prospecting Company records contain the correspondence between Andrew Sherwood and the Alaska Mining and Prospecting Company. The letters concern an expedition to Alaska in search of gold. The collection also contains printed matter and maps concerning the expedition. Finally, it contains two journals by Andrew Sherwood spanning the time of the expedition.
Dates: 1897-1901

Alaska souvenir photographs

 Collection — Box: 1, photo
Identifier: PH 355
Abstract Boudoir card photographs of Alaskan sites, including views of Sitka, Muir Glacier, and Indian River, two group portraits, and one still life.
Dates: 1887

Albany Nurseries records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Bx 120
Abstract Albany Nurseries was established in 1888 and owned by Albert Brownell. Collection consist of four journal volumes (1899-1907), one trial journal (1904-1905) and two ledger books (1891-1905). One ledger includes a Brownell family expense account.
Dates: 1891-1907

Katherine Albert and Dale Eunson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 745
Abstract Katherine Albert (1902-1970) and Dale Eunson (1904-2002) were authors, playwrights, and screenwriters who collaborated as husband and wife on several works until Albert’s death in 1970. The Katherine Albert and Dale Eunson papers contains manuscripts for plays, screenplays, teleplays, and short stories.
Dates: circa 1940s-1960s

Alden Fruit Preserving Company records

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: B 008
Abstract The Alden Fruit Preserving Co was located in Salem, Oregon. Their records include one volume documenting the elections of the officers, articles, and board minutes.
Dates: 1874-1878

Lewis R. Alderman papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 473
Abstract Lewis R. Alderman (1872-1965) became a prominent and influential educator, first as a principal and school superintendent in McMinnville, then as superintendent in Yamhill County and Eugene, a University of Oregon faculty member, Superintendent of Schools for Oregon, Director of Education of enlisted men in the Navy, and Chief of the Service Division in the USO Office of Education. The collection contains, scrapbooks, speeches, radio talks on education, correspondence and documents on adult...
Dates: 1928-1943