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Newly available collection: W. Verne Athanas papers

Friday, June 29th, 2012

W. Verne Athanas was a writer of western fiction. The collection includes Athanas’ personal and professional correspondence, source and idea notes, miscellaneous papers, teleplays, manuscripts, and Western Writers of America correspondence and documents.

Call number: Ax 212

Guide to the W. Verne Athanas Papers

Newly available collection: William E. Walsh papers

Friday, June 29th, 2012

William E. Walsh (1903-1975) was an attorney who served as a senator in the Oregon legislature (Republican) from the 8th district, 1941-1952, and as president of the state Senate from 1949-1950. The collection contains correspondence and files related to Oregon political campaigns, including the campaigns of Julius L. Meier, Mark Hatfield and Wayne L. Morse, correspondence, documents and bills, committee and commission records, and Columbia Valley Authority files.

Call number: Ax 494

Guide to the William E. Walsh Papers

Newly available collection: Dale Van Every papers

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Dale Van Every (1896-1976) was a historical novelist, script and playwright, and film producer. The collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, reviews, biographical information, research notebooks, and scrapbooks.

Call number: Ax 634

Guide to the Dale Van Every Papers

Newly available collection: Junior F. Daggett papers

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Junior F. Daggett (1891-1960) was a lumberman in Prineville, Oregon. Papers include correspondence, legislative documents, and subject files relating to Daggett’s work in the lumber industry spanning multiple organizations.

Call number: Ax 029

Guide to the Junior F. Daggett Papers

Newly available collection: Russell Bankson papers

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Russell Bankson (1889-1976) was a newspaperman and fiction writer in Spokane, WA. Papers include correspondence, manuscripts, publicity and press clippings, biographical data, mementoes, and manuscripts written by others.

Call number: Ax 250

Guide to the Russell Bankson Papers

Check out: United States of America vs. Ernst Von Weizsäcker, et al. records

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Trial documents and transcripts relating to United States of America vs. Ernst von Weizsäcker, et al., also known as “The Ministries Trial” or U.S. Military Tribunal IV, Case No. 11, 1948-1949.

Call number: Bx 083

Guide to the United States of America vs. Ernst Von Weizsäcker, et al. Records

Check out: John T. Flynn papers

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

John T. Flynn (October 25, 1882-April 13, 1964) was an American journalist and political writer. The collection contains correspondence, literary manuscripts, scripts of radio broadcasts and other addresses, and reference files that reflect Flynn’s career as a writer and his interests in business, economics, politics.

Call number: Coll 116

Guide to the John T. Flynn Papers

Check out: Tee A. Corinne papers

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Tee A. Corinne (1943- ) is a photographer, artist, writer, and lesbian activist. The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, artwork, photographs, artifacts, and other documents that reflect Corinne’s life and work.

Call number: Coll 263

Guide to the Tee A. Corinne Papers

Check out: Edward A. Schaper papers

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Collection comprises the papers of Edward A. Schaper, an American physician who specialized in the treatment of tuberculosis and directed tuberculosis sanatoriums. Papers include autobiographical writings; journals and diaries; travel articles, stories and essays on tuberculosis and sanitariums; correspondence; clippings and photographs; and sound recordings, all circa 1900 to 1964. Schaper was a radio and sound recording enthusiast and he recorded radio commentaries, music recitals, and speeches by presidents and politicians, as well as his own commentaries, telephone calls and letters, from the 1930s to the 1940s.

Call number: Coll 218

Guide to the Edward A. Schaper Papers

Check out: Peg Lynch papers

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Margaret Frances “Peg” Lynch (1916- ) is a writer for radio and television, known in particular for her “Ethel and Albert” radio and television program that aired in the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s. The collection includes correspondence, scripts for radio and television, audiotapes, kinescopes, and photographs.

Call number: Coll 066

Guide to the Peg Lynch Papers