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Newly Available Collection: Iris Thorpe Barry papers

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

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.

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Guide to the Iris Thorpe Barry Papers

Newly Available Collection: Henry Misselwitz papers

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Henry Misselwitz (1900 – ?) became a reporter and foreign correspondent, was the author of three books on his experiences in the Far East, and promoted the establishment of a foreign service training center for U.S. diplomats. The collection contains correspondence regarding the proposed Academy of Foreign Service, book manuscripts, radio scripts, newspaper columns and articles, two journals Misselwitz kept while travelling in China, and a general merchandise account book belonging to a Mrs. Carolyn Converse Misselwitz.

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Guide to the Henry Misselwitz Papers

Newly Available Collection: Eva Emery Dye letter to Fred Lockley

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

The collection contains a letter dated June 19, 1922 from Eva Emery Dye, an author and suffragist of Oregon City, to Fred Lockley. In the letter, Dye reports on visiting a Mr. Lancaster’s camp at Bonneville that is being transformed into an event venue and states that she wants Lockley to give a talk about journalism at the next Chautauqua she will be attending.

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Guide to the Eva Emery Dye Letter to Fred Lockley

Newly Available Collection: Eva Emery Dye letter

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

The collection contains a letter dated May 8, 1909, from Eva Emery Dye, an author and suffragist of Oregon City, to a Mrs. Colby regarding an upcoming forum at which Mrs. Colby wished to speak about suffragettes in England.

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Guide to the Eva Emery Dye letter

Newly Available Collection: Eva Emery Dye letter to Mrs. Colby

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

The collection contains a letter dated October 30, 1906, from Eva Emery Dye, an author of Oregon City, Oregon and a suffragist, to a Mrs. Colby. In the letter, Dye declines the presidency [of a suffrage group?] and recommends Mrs. Ada Unruh instead because she “has the courage to stand up against the Oregonian and Mrs. Duniway.”

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Guide to the Eva Emery Dye letter to Mrs. Colby

Newly Available Collection: Lillie M. Martin manuscripts

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Lillie M. Martin wrote short stories. Collection contains manuscripts of short stories written between 1930 and 1950.

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Guide to the Lillie M. Martin Manuscripts

Newly Available Collection: Rodney “Rod” Hughes manuscripts

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Rodney “Rod” Hughes was an author and a graduate of the University of Oregon who later lived with his wife Ellie for some time in Puerto Rico. The collection (1973) contains draft manuscript material and notes.

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Guide to the Rodney “Rod” Hughes manuscripts

Newly Available Collection: Barbara Allen Bogart papers

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Barbara Allen Bogart, a folklorist, professor, and author conducted research for her dissertation on homesteaders in central Oregon, and published her findings in a book titled, Homesteading the High Desert (1987). The collection (1978-1985) contains transcripts of oral history interviews conducted with residents of Central Oregon about the homesteading experience.

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Guide to the Barbara Allen Bogart Papers

Newly Available Collection: Collection of autographs of literary and political persons

Monday, September 9th, 2013

This collection (1864-1963) contains letters and autographs from famous literary and political persons including Upton Sinclair, Douglas MacArthur, George (G. C.) Marshall, John J. Pershing, and Booker T. Washington.

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Guide to the Collection of Autographs of Literary and Political Persons

Newly Available Collection: Fanny Heaslip Lea papers

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Fanny Heaslip Lea (1883-1955) was a journalist and author of short stories, novels, plays, and poetry. The collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, and memorabilia, 1912-1955.

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Guide to the Fanny Heaslip Lea Papers