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Newly Available Collection: Joseph N. Dolph letter to J. D. Lee

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Joseph N. Dolph (1835-1897) served in the Oregon State Senate and was also elected to the U.S. Senate as a Republican, serving from 1883 to 1895. The collection contains a letter dated May 1, 1884 from Dolph to J. D. Lee of Dallas, Oregon concerning Oregon politics.

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Guide to the Joseph N. Dolph Letter to J. D. Lee

Newly Available Collection: Douglas Mullarky papers

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Douglas Mullarky was a precinct captain of the Oregon Republican party, and he worked on (and/or ran) Republican political campaigns in Oregon, including those of Governor’s Earl Snell and Douglas McKay. The collection (1935-1950) contains correspondence with politicians, draft speeches, campaign publicity and ephemera, and a few pieces of personal correspondence.

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Guide to the Douglas Mullarky Papers

Newly Available Collection: Thomas Brady, Sr. collection of conservative materials

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Thomas A. Brady, (1902- ?) was a professor and administrator at the University of Missouri. The collection contains conservative correspondence, pamphlets, and publications sent to Brady by individuals and conservative groups.

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Guide to the Thomas Brady, Sr. Collection of Conservative Materials

Newly Available Collection: Frederick Enos Woltman correspondence and clippings

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Frederick Enos Woltman (1905-1970) was an investigative reporter who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1947 for his “expose” articles about communist infiltration into education, labor unions, organized religion and government. The collection contains correspondence from 1941-1943.

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Guide to the Frederick Enos Woltman Correspondence and Clippings

Newly Available Collection: Robert Prescott, Jr. papers

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Robert W. Prescott, Jr. (1914-?) was a Eugene, Oregon conservative who promoted the use of propaganda and psychological warfare to fight communism. The collection consists of Prescott’s correspondence and photographs.

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Guide to the Robert Prescott, Jr. Papers

Newly Available Collection: Arthur P. Ireland scrapbooks

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Arthur P. Ireland served in the Oregon house and senate as a republican (1933-1969, non-consecutive), and was also president of the Oregon Dairymen’s Association. The collection consists of 10 scrapbooks compiled by Ireland documenting his career and service in the dairy industry and the Oregon house and senate.

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Guide to the Arthur P. Ireland Scrapbooks

Newly Available Collection: Donald Wilson papers

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Donald Wilson (1921- ) was elected to the Oregon Legislature in 1964, and twice re-elected, representing District 14 as a Republican. The collection contains meeting and committee minutes, correspondence, and annotated bills referred to the Judicial Council of Oregon, the Interim Committee on Public Lands, the House Judiciary Committee, the House Committee on State and Federal Affairs, and the House Committee on Elections and Reapportionment, as well as general correspondence with constituents and lobbyists.

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Guide to the Donald Wilson Papers

Newly Available Collection: Amos Fries papers

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Amos Fries (1873-1963) was an engineer, served in the Philippines during the Moro uprising, organized the Chemical Warfare Service, and was an advocate for conservative causes. The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, manuscripts by Fries, others, and Elizabeth Fries, and photographs.

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Guide to the Amos Fries Papers

Check out: Stephen B. Miles papers

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Stephen B. Miles (1916-) was an author, secondary teacher, newspaperman and public relations director. The collection includes discussions and solicitations of advertisements and correspondence.

Call number: Coll 034

Guide to the Stephen B. Miles Papers

Newly available collection: Lot Livermore correspondence

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Lot Livermore is one of the best-known residents of Eastern Oregon, and, as a business man, from the earliest times has been highly instrumental in developing the country. He was a Republican and was elected county treasurer of Umatilla county by a majority of one hundred and fifty-nine. He was elected the first mayor of Pendleton, and was re-elected.

Call number: Coll 324

Guide to the Lot Livermore Correspondence