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Villard House account book

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [B 126] 1
Identifier: B 126

The collection consists of an account book (1883) of the Villard House in Pendleton, Oregon. Information in the acount books is organized alphabetically.

Dates: 1883

Viola Literary Association recording secretary's book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll 877

Viola, Oregon is a former lumber town and stagecoach stop in Clackamas County, Oregon. Viola Literary Association recording secretary's recording book documents the subjects discussed by the town's literary society in 1890.

Dates: 1890-1891, 1896

Voyage of the Mary Ann photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PH 203_018

The collection consists of one album of 28 photographs documenting a 1910 camping trip in Oregon, compiled by Campbell Church of Eugene. Sites include Crater Lake, Crescent Lake, and others. Party of ten men and women traveled in a horse-drawn wagon.

Dates: 1910

Jacob Wagner legislative correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: A 182

Jacob H. (Jack) Wagner (1895-1964) , originally from Russia, was elected to the Oregon House of Representatives in 1937 and also ran as a Democratic in the primary for U.S. Representative from Oregon 3rd District in May 1938. The collection (1936-1939) contains legislative correspondence, including letters from constituents.

Dates: 1936-1939

Jonathan Wagner papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 369

Jonathan Wagner (1873- ?) became superintendent of schools at Las Cruces and Santa Fe, New Mexico, was then elected New Mexico superintendent of public instruction, then elected president of New Mexico Normal University, and from 1923 to 1930, served as chief of the Alaska Division of the U. S. Department of Education. The collection contains scrapbooks of correspondence, clippings, photographs and other material from Wagner's career in education, 1917-1933.

Dates: 1917-1933

Letha Evangeline Ward Wakeman papers

Identifier: Ax 795

Letha Evangeline Ward Wakeman was a missionary in Africa. The collection comprises personal diaries, correspondence and material relating to Wakeman's involvement with missionary work in the Congo during the mid-twentieth century. The material related to the Congo, in addition to correspondence, includes missionary publications. The collection also contains biographical material on Wakeman and her husband, who received correspondence from the Oregon State Hospital.

Dates: 1908-1974

Chester Walbridge letter

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 016] 1
Identifier: SFM 016

Letter from Chester Walbridge to Mr. Levi Vanhooser, Jr., regarding Mr. John Allen and the vending of hat machines in Indiana and Kentucky.

Dates: 1830 May 25

Amelia Elizabeth Walden papers

Identifier: Coll 054

Collection comprises literary manuscripts of young adult fiction by Amelia Elizabeth Walden and her correspondence with McGraw-Hill relating to book production.

Dates: 1954-1977

John Breckenridge Waldo papers

Identifier: Coll 303
Abstract Judge John Breckenridge Waldo (1844-1907) was a conservationist who explored Oregon's Cascade Range and sought to protect it as a forest reserve. The collection includes his diary, 1891-1907; letters, journals, and photographs by Waldo on his travels in the Cascade Range, 1880-1907; and two periodical articles about Waldo and his conservation efforts published in 1984 and 1989. The materials in the collection present a portrait of Oregon’s Cascade Range at the time it came under protection...
Dates: 1880-1989

Mary Jane Waldo papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 427

Mary Jane Waldo (1915-1967) was an author who wrote romances and confessions of 1945, feature stories for the Portland Oregonian, and was an instructor of creative writing at Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon. Collection consists of manuscripts of stories and poems, a collection of published pieces, professional and personal correspondence, speeches, copyright papers, and a photograph.

Dates: 1948-1965

George Clyde Waldron correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [A 126] 1
Identifier: A 126

Waldron was an enlisted man in Company I, 2nd Oregon Volunteers. The letters are to his parents, were written successively from Portland, San Francisco, "on board ship," Manila, Pasig River, San Miguel, and San Francisco.

Dates: May 2, 1898-August 2, 1899

Dorothy Walker letter

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 154] 1
Identifier: SFM 154

Letter from Dorothy Walker to Loyd Haberly (Hab), fine printer, discussing items she will send to him.

Dates: 1938 Mar. 25

George W. Walker letters

 Collection — Folder: 1-2 (shares a clamshell)
Identifier: A 154

George Washington Walker was a soldier in the 32nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. The collection consists primarily of correspondence between Walker and his wife, Mary Webster Walker, during the war.

Dates: 1847-1895

Marcus Whitman Walker letters

 Collection — Folder: 1 (shares a clamshell)
Identifier: A 175

Marcus Whitman Walker was a son of Elkanah Walker, a pioneer missionary in Oregon. The collection (1867-1893) contains letters written by Marcus Walker from Brownsville, Weston, and Warm Springs, Oregon to family members.

Dates: 1867-1893

Alvin F. Waller letter

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [CA 1850 Sept 11] 1
Identifier: CA 1850 Sept 11

Alvin F. Waller (1808–1875) was a missionary and early leader of Willamette University in Salem, Oregon Territory. The collection consists of a letter from Waller to the "Rev. Roberts" giving "some account of my labors on the Mary's River Circuit" during the previous year.

Dates: 1850 September 11

Jodie Wallick photographs

 Collection — Photo Box: 1
Identifier: PH 200_006

Jodie Wallick (dates unknown) was a female photographer active in Alaska c. 1900 and in Sumpter, Oregon, 1903-1905. The collection consists of 23 images of Alaska and of Eastern Oregon, primarily relating to mining and the Klondike Gold Rush. Some images focus on landscape and Alaska Native peoples.

Dates: 1900-1905

Cora Ellen Loos Walling account of a wedding and honeymoon

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 125] 1
Identifier: SFM 125

Account of her wedding to Jesse D. Walling and their honeymoon to Portland written by Cora Ellen Loos Walling.

Dates: 1884 Oct. 19

Jesse D. Walling papers

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [A 127] 1
Identifier: A 127

Jesse Walling was a pioneer in Marion and Polk counties, Oregon. The papers include three letters from Walling, 1849, 1860, and 1869.

Dates: 1849-1869

Wallowa County brand book, 1921 May 1 / issued by Wallowa County Farm Bureau

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 169] 1
Identifier: SFM 169

List of all brands issued by Wallowa County Farm Bureau, including name of owner, and drawing and description of each brand.

Dates: 1921 May 1

Wallowa, Oregon photograph album

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [PH203_065] 1
Identifier: PH 203_065

The Wallowa, Oregon photograph album contains personal photographs of a family from Wallowa, Oregon, circa 1920-1930.

Dates: circa 1920s-1930s

Wally Beau Orchestra arrangements

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 806

The Wally Beau Orchestra was a "family dance band" consisting, primarily, of members of the Beau family of Fon Du Lac, Wisconsin. The collection is entirely made up of musical arrangements.

Dates: 1926-1940

Jane H. Walrad diary

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [A 128] 1
Identifier: A 128

Jane H. Walrad (maiden name Mullen; 1823-1892) was a Pioneer who travelled with her husband, David P. Walrad from Illinois to Oregon. Her diary gives a day to day description of events, the weather and family matters.

Dates: 1861-1867

Joshua Jones Walton Jr. papers

Identifier: Ax 172b

J. J. Walton was a Eugene, Oregon, attorney, for many years secretary of the Board of Regents, University of Oregon. The collection includes minor legal and personal correspondence, 1898-1902, and personal account books, 1872-1900.

Dates: 1872-1910

Pauline Walton diaries and correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 674

Pauline Walton (1879-1966) was the daughter of Joshua J. Walton, who was the secretary of the University of Oregon Board of Regents. The collection (1927-1963) contains eighteen volumes of diaries, with mostly daily entries, and correspondence.

Dates: 1927-1963

War ration books, [1943-1946?]

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 160] 1
Identifier: SFM 160

War ration books issued by U.S. Office of Price Administration to Elizabeth, John, and Janice Rademaker of Lamar, Co., during World War II [between 1943 and 1946].

Dates: 1943-1946?

Charles Willis Ward letters to Richard Stevens Eskridge

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [A 142] 1
Identifier: A 142

Charles Willis Ward was president of the Cottage Garden Nurseries, Eureka, California and Richard Stevens Eskridge was an attorney in Portland, Oregon. The letters concern Ward's efforts to locate and formally marry his common law wife, Edna Poindexter.

Dates: 1918

Lynd Ward papers

Identifier: Ax 724

Lynd Ward was an artist and children's book author. The Lynd Ward Papers comprise incoming and outgoing correspondence to and from Carley Dawson, and outgoing correspondence to a Mr. Rohde. The collection also includes various notes, correspondence, manuscripts, sketches, copies of sketches, and illustrations for books, magazines, and brochures that Lynd Ward illustrated.

Dates: 1946-1962

Lynd Ward proofs and letter

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 147] 1
Identifier: SFM 147

Proof copy of North Star Shining: A Pictorial History of the American Negro, by Hildegarde Hoyt Swift, illustrated by Lynd Ward. Includes letter from Ward to a Mr. Rohde, Feb. 16, 1950, which mentions the illustrations in the book.

Dates: 1947-1950

Roy Allen Ward speeches

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: A 276

Roy Allen Ward (1892 - 1975) was the general manager of the Pacific Cooperative Wool Growers, located in Portland, Oregon. The collection (1926-1961) contains speeches, arranged alphabetically, regarding wool marketing problems and the cooperative.

Dates: 1926-1961

Warner Creek Fire collection

Identifier: Coll 287

The Warner Creek Fire collection consists of documents related to the Warner Creek Fire in Willamette National Forest, Oregon in October 1991, and its aftermath. The majority of the collection is the Administrative Record presented by the U.S.F.S. during DISTRICT OF OREGON lawsuit 94-6245: SIERRA CLUB, et al v. UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE.

Dates: 1991-2001

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