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Baker Irrigation Company records

 Collection — Multiple collection box: [Coll 602] 1
Identifier: Coll 602
Abstract Baker Irrigation Company operated during the early 1900s out of Baker City, Oregon. This collection consists of one journal containing the meeting records of the board of directors for the Baker Irrigation Company, of Baker City, Oregon for the dates 1905-1913.
Dates: 1905-1913

James Chamberlain Baker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 114
Abstract James C. Baker was pastor of Trinity Church (Methodist Episcopal) in Urbana, Illinois, and John A. Patten was influential in the church and a manufacturer of Wine of Cardui, a nostrum composed of a mixture that was alleged to be 29 per cent alcohol. The collection contains correspondence, letters to the Editor, clippings, and a scrapbook regarding Baker's attempts to oust Patten from his position of influence and stop the sale of his medicine
Dates: 1914-1915

Baker, Rawalt, and Hoffman Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 007
Abstract The Baker family, consisting of Walter H. Baker, his wife Ida S. Baker (nee Rawalt) and their three sons, William A., Walter R., and Paul, as well as Ida Baker's sister, Mary Hoffman (nee Rawalt), her husband William and their son Harlan, all moved to the Salem, Oregon area in the 1890s. The collection contains records of the Baker, Rawalt, and Hoffman family that include diaries, correspondence, photographs, negatives, and business records of Walter Baker.
Dates: 1864-1959

Samm S. Baker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 327
Abstract Samm Sinclair Baker (1909-1997) was an advertising executive and writer of numerous self-help books. The collection consists of manuscripts of some of Baker's books and radio plays.
Dates: 1938-1952

William Salter Baker bill of sale

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CA 1850 Aug 20
Abstract The collection consists of a bill of sale transferring half-ownership of the "Brig. Anna & Maime" from William Salter Baker to Orville Risley for the amount of $4,000.00.
Dates: 1850 August 20

B. B. Bakowski photographs

 Collection — Box: 1, Prints
Identifier: PH 200_021
Abstract B. B. Bakowski ( -1911) was a noted postcard photographer from Central Oregon, who disappeared during a blizzard at Crater Lake. He also marketed his work as Oregon Art Co. The collection consists of eleven postcards dating from c. 1890s-1910s, showing Wallowa, Enterprise, and the Kelley creek viaduct.
Dates: 1890-1919

Wallace Baldinger papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 204
Abstract Wallace Baldinger was a professor of Art at University of Oregon, and later became Director of the Museum of Art (now the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art). The collection contains a manuscript written in 1983, by Baldinger, titled, "The University Museum of Art During My University Tenure, 1944-1970."
Dates: 1983

Annette Baldwin letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: A 144
Abstract Annette Baldwin lived on the Oregon coast during the late 1800s. The collection (1881-1908) contains correspondence.
Dates: 1881-1908

Eleanor Baldwin notes and pamphlets on monetary systems

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 223
Abstract Baldwin was a Portland, Oregon, resident and pamphleteer. Collection includes Baldwin's manuscripts, publications, correspondence, On War clippings, and other miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1884-1924

Henry Baldwin historical sketches

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CB B193
Abstract Henry Baldwin wrote historical sketches for a Marshfield, Oregon (now known as Coos Bay) newspaper, in 1879, that were based on a journal by L.L. Williams, which contained an account of an 1850 exploration party's encounter with "Indians" of Southern Oregon. The collection (1938) contains photocopies of the historical sketches, and a historical write-up by Sheldon Sackett about William's journal, the exploration party, and the Marshfield, Oregon newspaper, Weekly Coast Mail.
Dates: 1879

William David Ball papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 704
Abstract William David Ball (1885 - ?) was a writer of short stories and photoplays and edited a book regarding markets and methods for writers. The collection (1920-1965) contains manuscripts of short stories and articles, correspondence, and memorabilia.
Dates: 1920-1965

Dean D. Ballard papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 258
Abstract Dean D. Ballard was a labor relations counselor and secretary-manager of the Distributors Association of Seattle, Inc. The collection (1943-1954) contains diaries, and also clippings, minor business correspondence, photographs, and an article.
Dates: 1943-1954

Todhunter Ballard papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 049
Abstract Willis Todhunter Ballard (1903-1980) was a writer of the western and mystery fiction genre. The collection consists of professional correspondence from 1947 to 1972, publication records, papers of the Western Fiction Writers of America (WWA) documenting his activity in that organization, and literary manuscripts of 70 books, 17 teleplays, one screenplay, and a few magazine articles.
Dates: 1926-1975

Frederick Bankhardt diaries and correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: A 179
Abstract Frederick Barnhardt was a Methodist missionary in China associated with the Yenping Mission of the Methodist Episcopal Church. The collection (1929-1949) contains diaries and minor correspondence.
Dates: 1929-1949

Margaret Bannard collection of Oregon pioneer letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: CB B226
Abstract Collection consists of the reminiscences of some of the first migrants from the United States to Oregon territory.
Dates: 1903

I. Banta papers

 Collection — Multiple collection box: [A 001, A 002, A 003, A 004, A 005, A 007]
Identifier: A 007
Abstract I. Banta worked for an English company that explored for mineral deposits in Alaska from June 10 through June 25, 1902. The I. Banta Papers contain a ledger for the 1902 journey and a transcription of a book that served as both a diary and ledger for the journey. Also included is a letter from Harold Banta, the son of I. Banta, that explains the context of his father's journey to Alaska from reminiscences of his father's stories of the trip.
Dates: 1902

Barlow and Fuller (Grocery) ledger

 Collection — Volume: 1 (shares an RSB)
Identifier: B 179
Abstract Barlow and Fuller, of Oregon City, Oregon, was a grocery, provisions, and bakery store. The collection (1865) contains a store ledger organized by account name or sale.
Dates: 1864-1865

Barlow family papers

 Collection — Folder: 1-4
Identifier: A 265
Abstract The Barlow family came to Oregon in 1845. The Barlow family papers collection includes four folders that contain genealogy, family letters, and miscellaneous family papers.
Dates: 1855-1879; Majority of material found within 1855-1879

Howard Barlow music manuscript, Little violin piece

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CA 1920 Jan 1
Abstract Collection is comprised of a violin piece written by Howard Barlow, music director of CBS between 1927-1943, and conductor of the long-running Voice of Firestone at NBC.
Dates: 1920

Eugene Barnes and David Dougherty manuscript

 Collection — Folder: 1-4
Identifier: Coll 393
Abstract Eugene Barnes and David Dougherty published an edited work based on an original volume of medieval poetry, Le geste de Garin de Monglane, also known as the Cheltenham Manuscript. The collection consists of a typed, annotated, and edited manuscript of their work, Le Galien de Cheltenham.
Dates: 1981

Homer Barnett papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 002
Abstract Homer Barnett (1906-1985) was an anthropologist who studied the indigenous people of the Palau Islands, and a professor at the University of Oregon from 1939 to 1974. The collection includes faculty papers, correspondence, student works, writings, research notes, sound recordings, microfilm, slides, photographs, personal papers, and film that reflect his life and career.
Dates: 1937-1986

Wendell Barnett papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 328
Abstract Wendell Barnett was born in Oregon City, Oregon, attended grade school, worked as a farmer, construction jobs, in a paper mill and pursued public office. The papers include correspondence, publications of the Oregon Commonwealth Federation (1937-1938), records and minutes of Oregon Farmers Union Cooperative Association (1935-1954), Oregon State Farmers Union annual meeting minutes (1948-1956), minutes and correspondence of Oregon State Farmers Union, and Farmer-Labor Relations Committee (Marion...
Dates: 1915-1966

H. L. Barret letter to Thomas R. Cornelius

 Collection — Folder: 1 (shares a clamshell)
Identifier: CA 1884 Feb 24
Abstract The collection contains a letter dated February 24, 1884, from H. L. Barret, of Birch Creek, Oregon to Thomas R. Cornelius. In the letter, Barret reports on snow and wagon travel in the mountains, his oxen, and the the trials of travel.
Dates: 1884 February 24

Willis Chapel Barrett papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 115
Abstract Willis Chapel Barrett (1891-1963) was a civil engineer who worked for the U.S. State Department on the Yellow River conservancy project in China. The collection contains project files, reports, correspondence, and maps.
Dates: 1940-1946

Laurence B. Barretto papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 017
Abstract Laurence (Larry) Barretto (1890-1971) was a novelist, magazine editor, and war correspondent. The collection consists of WWI diary pages and WWII diaries, correspondence, manuscripts, published materials, and scrapbooks.
Dates: 1917-1968

Ann Barron manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: A 216
Abstract Ann Barron was a client of the Lenniger Literary Agency and a writer whose manuscript, "Sleep, Sable Brother," was published in 1969 by Gold Medal Books under the title Strange Legacy. The collection (1967) contains the final manuscript for "Sleep, Sable Brother," and one publisher's rejection letter.
Dates: 1967

Barron Bryton papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 463
Abstract Bryton Barron (1898- ) was a teacher, a writer, a civil servant, a publisher and, most notably, a political conservative who wrote critically of the U.S. State Department and U.S. Foreign policy. The collection includes correspondence, writings, reports and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1923-1967

Iris Thorpe Barry papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 227
Abstract Iris Thorpe Barry was a writer of poetry, short stories, and crime and suspense novels. The collection contains manuscripts of poems, short stories, and novels, correspondence, memorabilia and publicity, and published works, 1925-1975.
Dates: 1925-1975

Frank Barst Portland professional wrestling collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 850
Abstract Frank Barst (1902-1974) was a Portland area sports journalist and columnist. The Frank Barst Portland professional wrestling collection contains 319 photos of wrestlers and promoters, match tickets, annotated match bout reports, wrestling magazines, column clippings, and a poster collected by Barst documenting the Portland professional wrestling scene circa 1920s-1970s.
Dates: circa 1920s-1970s

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