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William L. Alderson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 195
Abstract William L. Alderson was a professor of literature at Reed College, in Portland, Oregon. The collection (1944-1963) folk songs, folk sayings, and tales, course outlines, correspondence, and transcriptions.
Dates: 1944-1963

B.L. (Byron) Aldrich photographs

 Collection — Multiple collection box: [PH 197]
Identifier: PH 197
Abstract B.L. (Byron) Aldrich was a photographer in the early 20th century active in Washington and Oregon. The collection consists of 36 panoramas, 23 of Oregon lumber companies during the 1950s, and 13 of Jantzen Beach Ammusment Park taken in 1934.
Dates: 1934, 1950-1959

Edwin B. Aldrich correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 083
Abstract Edwin B. Aldrich (1879-1950) became a newspaper editor and publisher with the East Oregonian (in Pendleton) and was active is public affairs in Oregon all his adult life. The collection contains correspondence related to newspaper business, public affairs, political and personal concerns and includes letters exchanged with Oregon politicians and public figures.
Dates: 1906-1934

Charles Alexander papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 006
Abstract Charles Alexander was a writer of popular fiction. The Collection consists of correspondence, literary manuscripts, reviews, notebooks, clippings, personal material, and miscellany. The majority of the correspondence is with family members, publishers, and other writers such as Ernest Haycox, Robert Ormond Case, and Albert Wetjen. The reviews are for Alexander's books: Bobbie, a great collie, The fang in the forest, and The Splendid summits. The Manuscripts section is the largest, containing...
Dates: 1912-1962

Maurice P. Alger papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 477
Abstract Maurice P. Alger (1866-1961) was commissioned third lieutenant in the Philippine Constabulary in 1908, rose to grade of captain, retired in 1918, and later went into business in the Philippine Islands.
Dates: 1903-1962

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

Don B. and Terry Diener Allen papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 500
Abstract Collection comprises the papers of American authors Don B. Allen and Terry Allen, including literary manuscripts and research materials for works of historical fiction and non-fiction about the West and about Native Americans, as well as collections of creative writing and poetry by young American Indians edited by Terry Allen.
Dates: 1951-1967

Eric William Allen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 182
Abstract Eric W. Allen (1879-1944 ) was the first Dean of the School of Journalism, University of Oregon, and held that post from 1916 to his death in 1944. The collection (1917-1934) contains personal and professional correspondence, and a few manuscripts.
Dates: 1917-1934

Allen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 009
Abstract Collection consists of general letters (1872-1940) to and from various members of the Allen family, letters (1904-1915) of Franklin S. Allen, letters (1917-1919) of Louise H. Allen, a letterpress book (1906-1908) of Seward D. Allen, and journals (1858-1859) and a composition book (1856-1859) of Franklin Staples.
Dates: 1854-1940

Paula Gunn Allen papers

 Series
Identifier: Coll 519
Abstract Paula Gunn Allen (1939-2008) was a Native American author, literary critic, activist, and scholar known for her contributions to American Indian studies and the nascent field of Indigenous feminism. The papers include materials related to her writing and literary career, workshop material, and audio recordings.
Dates: circa 1970s-2000

Sally Elliott Allen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 239
Abstract Sally Elliot Allen (1880-1943) was a Pacific Northwest writer and playwright. The collection (1906-1943) contains play, novel, novelette, short-story, and poetry manuscript material, correspondence, published stories and poems, a scrapbook, mementos, and personal materials.
Dates: 1906-1943

George Allingham letter to William Allingham

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CA 1851 Jan 19
Abstract George Allingham ( d.1873) was a resident of Warren County, Illinois, whose son, William, emigrated to Oregon in 1850. The collection consists of a photostat copy of a letter from the elder Allingham to his son.
Dates: 1851 January 19

George Allingham letter to William Allingham

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CA 1852 Mar 28
Abstract George Allingham ( d.1873) was a resident of Warren County, Illinois, whose son, William, emigrated to Oregon in 1850. The collection consists of a photostat copy of a letter from the elder Allingham to his son.
Dates: 1852 March 28

Margery Allingham photograph

 Collection — Box: 1, photo
Identifier: PH 327
Abstract Margery Louise Allingham (1904-1966) was an English crime writer, creator of Albert Campion. The collection consists of one image of Allingham, seated in an armchair with two dogs, 1965.
Dates: 1965

Linda Stevens Almond letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 074
Abstract Letter, Feb. 27, 1945, from Linda Stevens Almond to Mr. Roberts, responding to his question about first edition copies of the book Peter Rabbit's Easter.
Dates: 1945 Feb. 27

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

Alpha Tau Omega. Oregon Gamma Phi Chapter records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 146
Abstract The social fraternity Alpha Tau Omega was founded in 1865 at the Virginia Military Institute, and the Oregon Gamma Phi chapter was founded in 1910 and was closed in 2000. The collection contains historical information, pledge song information, and issues of the chapter publication, The Bumper, 1954-1966.
Dates: 1954-1966

Alumni Association records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 145
Abstract Launched 1879 with five alumni, the University of Oregon Alumni Association works to keep alumni connected to the university. The collection contains Alumni Holding Company and Alumni Association records including correspondence, minutes, publications, reports, and newsletters, directories, resolutions, financial records, donor relations files, reunion information, photographs, slides, and negatives as well as correspondence and other information on students who served in WWI and WWII.
Dates: 1880-2009

Benjamin Alvord letter to J.M. Sutton

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CA 1863 July 16
Abstract Major Benjamin Alvord of Fort Vancouver, Washington Territory, wrote a letter dated July 16, 1863 to J.M. Sutton of Jacksonville, regarding fighting in the Rogue River Valley. The collection contains the letter, which references Jesse and Lindsay Applegate.
Dates: 1863 July 16

Bower Aly papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 781
Abstract Bower Aly (1903-1977) was a professor of rhetoric in the Department of Speech at the University of Oregon from 1953 to 1973, and a scholar of the history of American public address. This collection includes speech transcripts, teaching files, research materials, correspondence, and publications.
Dates: circa 1903-1979

American Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (AAHPER), NW District records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Bx 113
Abstract The American Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (AAHPER) was founded on November 27, 1885, and the mission of the organization is to advance professional practice and promote research related to health and physical education, physical activity, dance, and sport. The collection (1930-1967) contains records from the North West District and material includes minutes, correspondence, by-laws, historical summary, and convention publications.
Dates: 1930-1967

American Association of University Professors. University of Oregon Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 098
Abstract The American Association of University Professors' (AAUP) purpose is to advance academic freedom and to ensure higher education's contribution to the common good. Records include correspondence, minutes, committee reports, membership lists, programs, office files, faculty unions and bargaining information, hearings and legal records, salary research materials, and records on the 1952 Loyalty Oath controversy.
Dates: 1925-1979

American Association of University Women (AAUW). Eugene-Lane County Branch records

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 330
Abstract The Eugene-Lane branch of the Association of American University Women (AAUW) is a Woman's association whose members have gained degrees in higher education. This collection contains such items as historical scrapbooks, Administrative and financial records, records of Branch events, and some small amount of state and national documents.
Dates: 1913-2014

American Council for Emigres in the Professions (ACEP) records

 Collection — Folder: 1-2
Identifier: B 149
Abstract The American Council for Emigrés in the Professions (ACEP) aided professional émigrés in all aspects of resettlement in America. The collection (1945-1966) contains correspondence, reports of projects and grants undertaken and awarded, annual reports, and name and employment information of the émigrés.
Dates: 1945-1966

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

American Russian Institute collection of pamphlets

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: F335 Am35
Abstract The American Russian Institute was an organization was devoted to improving American-Soviet relations and aimed “to serve as an authoritative clearing house for factual information concerning the Soviet Union." The American Russian Institute collection of pamphlets includes hortatory, propaganda, and current events pamphlets of Communist or Socialist origin or interest.
Dates: 1916-1962

Fred Elijah Ames papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 104
Abstract Fred Elijah Ames was a forester in Oregon. The collection contains his diaries, photographs, and reports.
Dates: 1892-1919

Lee J. Ames papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 727
Abstract Lee Ames (1921-) is an illustrator for “how-to-draw” and children’s books, and he has worked on animated films for Walt Disney Studios. The collection includes books illustrated by Ames, both dust jackets and chapter illustrations.
Dates: 1953-1965