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Moray Lindsay Applegate letters to Herbert C. Thompson and other correspondence

 Collection — Multiple collection box: [A 001, A 002, A 003, A 004, A 005, A 007]
Identifier: A 005
Abstract Moray Lindsay Applegate (1876-1956) is a descendant of the Applegate family who were early pioneers to Oregon and established the Applegate Trail. Herbert Cooper Thompson, journalist and writer, was born in Eugene, Oregon in 1875 and died in October of 1960. Collection contains letters written to Herbert Thompson (Tommy) from Moray Applegate (living in Mexico at the time) discussing the Applegate family, correspondence to Moray's sister Alice Applegate Piel.
Dates: 1924-1957

Oliver Cromwell Applegate papers

 Collection — Box: 1, photo
Identifier: Ax 005
Abstract Oliver Cromwell Applegate (1845-1938), the son of Lindsay and Elizabeth Applegate (Applegate Trail pioneers), spent his career working with Oregon Indians. He was a subagent with the Indian Service at Yainax, and during the Modoc War he served as an interpreter and a scout. In 1873, he became a U.S. Commissioner, and in 1898 was appointed Klamath Indian Agent. After his resignation in 1905 he continued to work with the federal government on Indian issues such as the Grande Ronde tribal status...
Dates: 1841-1938

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

Jules Archer papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 314
Abstract Jules Archer (1915-) specializes in writing political, historical, and biographical books for younger readers. The papers consists of an extensive collection of book manuscripts, articles, short stories, article ideas, outlines, research materials, and correspondence covering a time span from the 1940s through the 1970s.
Dates: 1947-1977

Joseph Archibald papers

 Collection
Identifier: A 215
Abstract Joseph Archibald (1898-1986) was a writer. The Joseph Archibald papers comprise literary manuscripts and television scripts concerning the military, specifically Vietnam and the Air Force. The collection also includes incoming correspondence, both personal and professional, from publishers, military officers and civilians. The collection also includes an article about Joseph Archibald.
Dates: 1962-1967

Armed Services Edition books

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 481
Abstract Armed Service Edition books (ASEs) were produced during World War II by the Council on Books in Wartime. The majority of the collection includes small, paperback copies of Armed Services Edition books and periodicals published between 1943-1946.
Dates: 1943-1946

Arnold Arneson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 105
Abstract Arnold Arneson was a forest ranger in the state of Washington's Tieton district. The collection comprises diaries from the 1920s and 1940s that describe his daily activities as a ranger, as well as miscellaneous papers from the 1920s regarding ranger duties.
Dates: 1922-1947

Herbert E. Arntson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 064
Abstract Herbert Edward Arntson (1911-1982) was an author, English professor, and musician. The collection includes manuscripts of books and short stories, poems, speeches and correspondence, which reflect his work.
Dates: 1934-1983

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

Helen Arvonen papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 374
Abstract The papers of Canadian-born author Helen Arvonen consist of manuscripts of two novels and five short stories. There are 35 letters from Edith Margolis of the Lenniger Literary Agency.
Dates: 1947-1967

Ashland Methodist church's gospel tour photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PH 378
Abstract This collection consists of one photograph album depicting the participants and recreation activities of an Ashland, Oregon Methodist church's gospel tour during the early twentieth century. Images and captions in the album represent group portraits, festivals and events, church services, and sightseeing in Southwest Oregon.
Dates: 1926-1928

Ashmore Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 564
Abstract The Ashmore Family papers are divided according to family member and also by medium. This collection consists of correspondence, writings by and about William and Lida Ashmore and other members of their family, memorabilia, photographs, and Chinese artwork.
Dates: 1850-1937

Asian Studies Program records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 138
Abstract Established in 1942, the Asian Studies Program at the University of Oregon is one of the oldest interdisciplinary programs in the United States to focus on Asia. The collection contains files on the Pacific Rim Studies center, program evaluation, outreach to public schools, funding and grant proposals, essay contests, correspondence, and committee and department meeting minutes, 1966-1982.
Dates: 1966-1982

Asklepiads Pre-Med Society records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 207
Abstract The Asklepiads Pre-Med Society is a student-run organization at the University of Oregon open to all students interested in the medical field. The collection (1929-1983) contains meeting minutes, ritual, photographs, and treasurer's reports.
Dates: 1929-1983

Associated General Contractors of America. Oregon-Columbia Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: Bx 109
Abstract The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), Oregon-Columbia chapter was created in 1922 as a representative association for Oregon and Southwest Washington workers in the construction industry. The collection (1929-1961) contains correspondence and documents relating to labor negotiations and agreements, labor legislation, and the internal affairs of the association.
Dates: 1929-1961

Montgomery Meigs Atwater papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 630
Abstract Montgomery Meigs Atwater (1904-1976) was an author, forester, and avalanche expert. The collection includes manuscripts of books and articles, files of data on snow avalanche forecasting and control, and published books.
Dates: 1955-1966

Hazel Atwood papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 855
Abstract Hazel Atwood was born circa 1891. She became a Congregational missionary nurse in 1921, serving for the American Board of Commissioners of Foreign Missions. Collection consists of correspondence, administrative papers of the missionary hospital in Foochow, China, newsletters of various missionary organizations, a photograph, and miscellaneous publications that pertain to Atwood's interest in Chinese missionary service.
Dates: 1927-1965

W. H. Auden letter and poem

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 024
Abstract Letter from Auden to Brian [Howard]. On the verso of the letter is a poem, Chanson, written in French.
Dates: 19--

Enid Avent collection of Townsend Plan records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 110
Abstract Collection represents the files of the Van Nuys chapter of the California State Townsend Plan organization and includes selected letters from members of Congress, Townsend Plan publications, conference packets, and minutes, 1963-1977.
Dates: 1961-1977

Edgar F. Averill papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 188
Abstract Edgar F. Averill was president of the Oregon Wildlife Federation. The collection comprises correspondence relating to the conservation of natural resources in Oregon from 1934 to 1939.
Dates: 1934-1939

Cecil T. Axworthy sermons

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 326
Abstract Cecil T. Axworthy was a Baptist minister, born in West Orange, New Jersey, and educated at Redlands University and Berkeley Baptist Divinity School. Collection includes notes, sermons, "chalk talks," radio and television programs, publications, and other similar materials, the bulk sermons.
Dates: 1926-1967

Margaret Ayer papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 506
Abstract Margaret Ayer (?-1981) was a free-lance writer, artist and illustrator of literature, with an emphasis on children's literature. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations and correspondence that reflect her interest in art and in Asia.
Dates: 1918-1970

Alice Bach papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 233
Abstract Alice Bach (1942-) was an editor and writer of fiction. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations, and photographs that reflect her work as an author.
Dates: 1976-1980

John G. Bacher papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 003
Abstract John G. Bacher (1883-1961) was a horticulturist and landscape gardener. The collection includes Bacher’s diaries, correspondence, plant catalogs, articles, and reports on plants and trips to Europe and Central America.
Dates: 1906-1957

W. J. Bacon letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 001
Abstract Letters between Bacon and his fiancee, Delia, Mar. 3-Nov. 8, 1867. Includes an acceptance of demission releasing Bacon from a Masonic lodge.
Dates: 1867 Mar. 3-Nov. 8

Fred Baerwald letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 065
Abstract Letter (in German) from Fred Baerwald in Egeland, North Dakota, to the German Colonie, Round Prairie, Or., asking for general information on the German Lutheran colony and how to purchase land in the area. Includes English translation of letter.
Dates: 1914 Feb. 12

Mark Bailey photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: PH 394
Abstract Mark Bailey is an Oregon photographer and graduate of the University of Oregon, 1979, with a BFA in photography. The collection (1974-1980) contains three photo documentaries capturing the people and places of Junction City, Oregon, “Luckey’s Club Cigar” of Eugene, Oregon, and Valsetz, Oregon.
Dates: 1974-1980

Hugh Baillie papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 631
Abstract Hugh Baillie (1890-1966) worked at United Press first as a reporter, then general news manager, and then became president during 1935-1955 , and was also a published author. The collection contains manuscripts, including versions of his autobiographical work, High Tensions, correspondence, memoranda, news stories, publicity, published work and periodicals.
Dates: 1933-1959

Della M. Baker reminiscences of a trip from Portland, Oregon to Dawson, Yukon Territory in 1898

 Collection
Identifier: CB B172
Abstract The collection consists of Della M. Baker's reminiscences of a trip from Portland, Oregon to Dawson, Yukon Territory in 1898. Her reminiscences are from her home in Garden Home, Oregon in 1938.
Dates: 1938

Edward Dickinson Baker address extract

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 159
Abstract Extract from an address given by E.D. Baker in Salem, Or., on July 4, 1860. Address emphasizes patriotism and mentions the threat of upcoming war.
Dates: 1860 July 4