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Newly Available Collection: Henry Semon legislative correspondence

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Henry Semon (1884-1958) was a legislative representative of Klamath County, Oregon from 1933 to 1955.  The collection consists primarily of Semon’s incoming and outgoing legislative correspondence.

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Guide to the Henry Semon Legislative Correspondence

Newly Available Collection: U.S. Office of Indian Affairs. Warm Springs Agency, Or. Letterpress copybook

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

James L. Cowan was the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, of the U.S. Office of Indian Affairs at Warm Springs Oregon. The collection (1896-1898) contains the Commissioner’s letterpress copybook of incoming and outgoing correspondence.

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Guide to the U.S. Office of Indian Affairs. Warm Springs Agency, Or. Letterpress Copybook

Newly Available Collection: Villard House account book

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

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

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Guide to the Villard House Account Book

Newly Available Collection: Brownsville, Oregon town council records

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

The collection (1864-1894) of Brownsville, Oregon town council records consists of minutes of the council, a treasurer’s book, and an early map of Brownsville.

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Guide to the Brownsville, Oregon Town Council Records

Newly Available Collection: Regular Donkey Club records

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

The Regular Donkey Club, of Salem, Oregon, was male social club. The collection (1872-1876) contains constitution, by-laws, and minutes.

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Guide to the Regular Donkey Club Records

Newly Available Collection: Linn Baseball Club records

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Linn Baseball Club of Albany, Oregon was organized March 30, 1878. The collection (1878-1879) contains a ledger volume consisting of constitution, bylaws, and meeting minutes.

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Guide to the Linn Baseball Club Records

Newly Available Collection: William Preston ledger

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

William Preston was a saddle and harness maker of Eugene, Oregon. The collection (1891-1895) contains an account ledger.

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Guide to the William Preston Ledger

Newly Available Collection: H. Patterson and Company ledger

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

H. Patterson and Company, of Hillsboro, Oregon, was a general merchandise store. The collection (1866-1877) consists of a business ledger that also contains information on orchard accounts.

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Guide to the H. Patterson and Company Ledger

Newly Available Collection: J.L. Parrish and Co. account book

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

J. L. Parrish and Company was a stationery and bookstore located in Salem, Oregon. The collection (1865-1866) consists of an account book, a list of periodical subscribers in Salem, and minutes of the Regular Donkey Club.

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Guide to the J. L. Parrish and Company Account Book

Newly Available Collection: First Christian Church (Albany Or.) Christian Endeavor Society records

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

A chapter of the Christian Endeavor Society organized at the First Christian Church at Albany, Oregon. The collection (1893-1901) contains a constitution, by-laws, meeting minutes, and a membership list of the society.

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Guide to the First Christian Church (Albany, OR),  Christian Endeavor Society Records