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Richard Haviland Smythe papers

Identifier: Coll 134

Richard Haviland Smythe (1889-1965) was an architect, active in the restoration and development of the Stony Brook, Long Island area, and noted for the creation of the modern storefront as typified by Melville Shoe Corporation's chain of Thom McAn shoe stores. The collection includes correspondence and specifications, school notebooks, published material about Richard H. Smythe, architectural plans, lettered projects and oversized projects.

Dates: 1909-1965

John Howland Snow papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 106

Consists of personal correspondence between Snow and his wife-to-be Mary Elizabeth German Robey, owner and operator of the Robey Drilling Company and president of the National Association of Pro America; Snow's London diary documenting and analyzing Worl.

Dates: 1939-1974

Myra Snow papers

Identifier: A 186

Myra Snow was a Methodist missionary in Tientsin, northern China from the late 1920s through the early 1940s. The collection comprises letters that reflect her work as a missionary.

Dates: 1928-1944

Samuel A. Snowden correspondence

Identifier: A 114

Samuel A. Snowden came to Forest Grove, Oregon in 1853. Correspondence includes letter to his son Samuel D. Snowden about Oregon politics, government, and social life.

Dates: 1851-1854

SO CLAP! (Southern Oregon Country Lesbian Archival Project) Collection

Identifier: Coll 266

SO CLAP! was a non-profit corporation established in 1989 to collect and preserve primary source material documenting the history of the lesbian and feminist back-to-the-land movement in southern Oregon. The collection contains correspondence, creative writings, autobiographical writings, financial records, publications, photographs, graphic materials, and ephemera.

Dates: 1974-1999

Social Science Club records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 097

The Social Science Club held programs devoted to exploring topics relating to the social sciences. Records include office files, minutes, meeting notices and programs, correspondence, membership data, financial records, and speeches from 1930-1953.

Dates: 1930-1956

Socialist Party of Albany (Or) Local No. 2 records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: B 154

The Socialist Party of Albany, Oregon Local No. 2 was in operation in the early 1900s, and then again in the 1930s. The collection (1904-1934) consists of secretary's and treasurer's books that contains minutes, constitution, charter, membership reports, flyers, brochures, and other ephemera.

Dates: 1904-1918; 1932-1934

Socialist Party of Springfield (Or.) Local treasurer's book

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [B 157] 1
Identifier: B 157

The Socialist Party of Springfield, Oregon Local was operational in the early 1900s. The collection (1911-1914) consists of a treasurer's book that contains membership and dues information.

Dates: 1911-1914

Society of the Sigma Xi. University of Oregon Chapter records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 147

Sigma Xi was founded in 1886 (nationally) to honor excellence in scientific investigation and encourage a sense of companionship and cooperation among researchers in all fields of science and engineering. The Society of the Sigma Xi, University of Oregon Chapter, was founded in 1923 after a two year effort. Collection contains office files, correspondence, fraternity records, chapter book, and historical information.

Dates: 1914-1980

Ze'ev Soronowsky papers

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [Coll 395] 1
Identifier: Coll 395

Ze'ev Saronowsky (1922-2012) was a Holocaust survivor, who was imprisoned at Auschwitz-Birkenau, and other labor/death camps during World War II. The collection (1997-2012) contains his autobiography, photographs of Buchenwald, and a photograph of Saronowsky with his cousin, William Sarnoff.

Dates: 1922-2012

Isobel Walker Soule papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 774

Isobel Walker Soule (1820-1883) was a social worker, editor, and journalist active in the social causes of the 1930s. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, subject files including labor groups and committees, a scrapbook, George Soule correspondence and a manuscript, and an autobiography by James Blaine Walker.

Dates: 1914-1971

Southern Oregon Lesbian Land Communities Oral History Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 429

Heather Burmeister, a Portland, Oregon based public historian, conducted oral history interviews with members of the Southern Oregon lesbian land communities in 2010-2011. This collection contains paper and digital transcripts, biographical forms, as well as digital video and audio recordings of Burmeister's interviews.

Dates: 2010-2011

The interplay of far-eastern and western architecture, [ca. 1932] / by Schuyler A. Southwell

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 139] 1
Identifier: SFM 139

Illustrated essay dealing with the interaction of Far Eastern and Western architecture. Essay was prepared for Murray Warner Essay Contest, and won the American first prize in 1932.

Dates: circa 1932

Southwest Oregon Research Project (SWORP) Collection

Identifier: Coll 268
Abstract The Southwest Oregon Research Project (SWORP) Collection consists mainly of photocopies of widely scattered and overlooked original documents pertaining to the history of the Native peoples of greater Oregon. Many of these documents have been languishing in national repositories, particularly in Washington, D.C. SWORP aims to repatriate these materials to the Native American Tribes. Through the agency of Native Americans themselves, the archive and continuing project allows Native American...
Dates: 1850-1950

Souvenir of Bridal Veil Lumbering Company photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PH 203_039

The collection consists of one published volume of 22 photographs and accompanying text, documenting the history and operations of the Bridal Veil Lumbering Company, c.1904. Bridal Veil was a logging company town and housed a finishing mill; nearby Palmer had the rough-cut mill. Includes named portraits and biographies of executives and all employees.

Dates: circa 1904

Edward Franklin Sox and Carlton Edward Sox papers

Identifier: Ax 168

Collection includes corporate records and legal and personal documents from 1893-1930 relating to Edward Franklin Sox and his son, Carlton Edward Sox, of Albany, Oregon.

Dates: 1893-1930

Harrison Spangler papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 399

Harrison Spangler (1879-1965) was a Spanish-American war veteran who later served as a committee member and National Chairman of the Republican Party during the 1930-1940's, and after WWII became involved with Oregon politics. The collection consists of five major series: Wayne Morse, Robert Taft, Richard Neuberger, the Republican Party, and Harrison Spangler personal records.

Dates: 1946-1964

Dorothy Speare papers

Identifier: Ax 366

Dorothy Speare (1898-1951) was an opera singer turned author who wrote the novel Dancers in the Dark. The collection consists of Speare's manuscripts, correspondence, personal files, and school and college papers.

Dates: 1914-1948

C. Eleanor Spears papers

Identifier: Coll 096

Caroline (C.) Eleanor Spears (1876-1959) was a writer, suffragist, and a member of the Women's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU). The collection consists largely of collected printed material relating to suffrage (1915-1930) and temperance, (1918-1947), and to a lesser degree socialist politics and the Christian Science religion, and also includes general correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, and address books.

Dates: 1915-1951

John Spears diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll 097

Consists of daily diaries, 1938-1944, detailing his language studies at U.C.L.A., park work, and soldier life after joining the Army in 1942 and being stationed for a time in England.

Dates: 1938-1944

Raymond Smiley Spears papers

Identifier: Coll 156

Raymond Smiley Spears was an American author of western and adventure stories. Collection comprises personal and professional correspondence; diaries and journals; manuscripts of books, short stories, and non-fiction articles; tearsheets of stories, articles, and advice columns published under a variety of pseudonyms, Jim Smiley most frequently; research material; whole issues of magazines containing his stories or articles; and copies of his published books.

Dates: 1897-1948

Special Collections card catalogs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 494

Card catalogs previously stored in the University of Oregon Special Collections and University Archives reading room.

Dates: circa 1950-1990

Spencer Hall agreement with Milwaukie, Oregon

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [CA 1865 Aug 29] 1
Identifier: CA 1865 Aug 29

The Spencer Hall boarding school of Milwaukie, Oregon was an Episcopal school for girls. The collection contains an agreement, dated August 29, 1865, between Spencer Hall, the trustees of Trinity school, and the city of Milwaukie, Oregon regarding the use of the Spencer Hall property.

Dates: 1865 August 29

Jennie Spencer teacher's certificate

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 129] 1
Identifier: SFM 129

Teacher's certificate, Umatilla County, Or., May 24, 1884, and Teacher's temporary certificate, Lane County, Or., Sept. 10, 1890, issued to Miss Jennie Spencer. Certificates include her examination scores in various academic subjects.

Dates: 1890 Sept. 10

James B. Sperry papers

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [CB Sp37] 1
Identifier: CB Sp37

James Sperry (1833-1922) was a Oregon pioneer, farmer, trader, army veteran, sheep raiser, and politician. Collection contains one, ten paged history of the Sperry Family written by Sperry.

Dates: circa 1833-1922

Spokane Terminal Company articles of agreement

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [CA 1905 July 10] 1
Identifier: CA 1905 July 10

The collection contains articles of agreement between Spokane Terminal Company of the state of Washington, and the Coeur d'Alene and Spokane Railway Company of the state of Idaho, concerning construction and use of steam and electric railway terminal facilities in Washington.

Dates: 1905 July 10

Clare G. Springer papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 737

Springer's papers include a Master's thesis on the history of Philomath College (bound version and rough draft), school days newspaper notes, log of her trips, 'animals of Oregon' and other miscellaneous manuscripts, correspondence, and speeches.

Dates: circa 1879-1953

Viola Springer journal

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: A 116

Viola Springer was from Sullivan County, Missouri and was an Oregon pioneer. The Viola Springer journal describes in detail her trip from Princeton, Montana to Harney Valley, Oregon in 1885-1886.

Dates: 1885 May 18 – 1886 February 22

SS Baranov Alaska trip photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PH 203_034

This album consists of 93 photographs relating to a trip "Buck" and "Averill" took to Alaska aboard the S.S. Baranof in 1950. Stops along the trip include the Saxman Totem Park in Saxman, Alaska; Ketchikan, Alaska; Juneau, Alaska; and Wrangell, Alaska. Collection also includes numerous photographs taken aboard the S.S. Baranof. The concentration of photographs is of the Saxman Totem Park and Wrangell.

Dates: 1950

St. David's Episcopal Church,Transfiguration Social Club records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: B 007

The Transfiguration Social Club was a part of St. David's Episcopal Church of Portland, Oregon, and its purpose was to promote social activities in the community and to assist in the improvement of the Transfiguration chapel. The collection (1923-1926) contains a record book of meeting minutes, treasurer's accounts, a constitution, bylaws, and loose meeting minutes.

Dates: 1923-1926

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