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Newly Available Collection: Frederick Proehl papers

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Frederick C. Proehl (1880-1970) was a banker, a grocer, worked for Boeing, and was a member of the Greenback political party, which nominated him for President in 1952 and 1956. The collection (1943-1970) contains correspondence, letters written to newspapers, speeches, a masters thesis regarding the Greenback Party by Proehl’s grand-nephew, and publications of the Monetary Reform Committee.

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Guide to the Frederick Proehl papers

Newly Available Collection: Department of Economics records

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

The Economics Department at the University of Oregon offers four endowed chairs/professorships, a major, minor, Ph.D and a terminal Master’s degree option. The collection contains office files, correspondence, and files of Calvin Crumbaker, 1948-1979.

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Guide to the Department of Economics Records

Newly Available Collection: Leonard A. Andrus papers

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Leonard A. Andrus was a civil engineer who surveyed and reported on Pacific Northwest firms during the 1920s. The collection (1921-1930) contains financial, asset, and policy reports on firms in the Pacific Northwest.

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Guide to the Leonard A. Andrus Papers

Newly Available Collection: Edward Grosvenor Plowman papers

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Edward Grosvenor Plowman (1899 – ) became a teacher, author, practicing economist, and a specialist in railroad transportation. The collection (1938-1962) contains speeches and articles (1938-1962), correspondence, pamphlets, and U.S. Steel Corporation annual meeting remarks of officials that were printed in bound volumes, but not published, 1946-1957; 1959-1960.

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Guide to the Edward Grosvenor Plowman Papers

Newly Available Collection: Arthur Whipple Crawford papers

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Arthur Whipple Crawford (1885-?) was an economist and newspaper correspondent. The collection includes an autobiography, published material, scrapbooks, papers on the World Peace Conference, miscellaneous writings, manuscripts, records of the American Liberty League, manuscripts on the New Deal, records of the Economists National committee on Monetary Policy, and other miscellaneous items.

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Guide to the Arthur Whipple Crawford Papers

Newly Available Collection: Phi Chi Theta records

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Phi Chi Theta is a business and economics fraternity that was founded on June 16, 1924 in Chicago, Illinois; the now inactive University of Oregon chapter was formed in 1962. The collection includes correspondence, minutes, office files and artifacts, 1976-1978

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Guide to the Phi Chi Theta Records

Newly Available Collection: Lundquist College of Business (LCB) records

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

The University of Oregon began offering a business curriculum in 1884. Originally called the School of Commerce, it was renamed the School of Business Administration in 1920, and was renamed Lundquist College of Business (LCB) in honor of alumnus and generous donor Charles H. Lundquist, in 1993.

The collection contains records from the Dean’s Office, from departments, and from work with local businesses. Material includes economic studies, correspondence, annual reports, surveys, questionnaires, and staff meeting minutes.

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Guide to the Lundquist College of Business (LCB) Records

Newly Available Collection: James H. Gilbert records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

James H. Gilbert (1878) was a professor and dean of the University of Oregon and an economic adviser to the state of Oregon. The collection includes office files, governing committee minutes, information relating to library statistics, 1932 senior class gift, class of 1928 gift, plans for Soldier’s Home, and correspondence, 1931-1932.

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Guide to the James H. Gilbert Records

Newly Available Collection: Norman Elliot papers

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Norman N. Elliott (1869 -) was a rancher in Baker County, Oregon and an active member of farm and banking organizations. The collection includes business correspondence, tax, financial, and legal records, and ranch ledgers.

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Norman Elliot Papers

Newly Available Collection: Capital National Bank Records

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Founded by John Henry Albert and R. S. Wallace in 1885, the Capital National Bank was a prominent financial institution in Salem, Oregon. The collection consists of corporate records, correspondence, financial statements, administrative files, miscellaneous files, accounting and bookkeeping volumes, photographs, and three copper printer’s cuts.

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Guide to the Capital National Bank Records