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Newly Available Collection: Edwin Burton Aldrich correspondence

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Edwin B. Aldrich (1879-1950) became a newspaper editor and publisher with the East Oregonian (in Pendleton) and was active is public affairs in Oregon all his adult life. The collection contains correspondence related to newspaper business, public affairs, political and personal concerns and includes letters exchanged with Oregon politicians and public figures.

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Guide to the Edwin B. Aldrich Correspondence

Newly Available Collection: George P. Putnam papers

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

George Palmer Putnam (1872-1961) became a newspaper reporter, editor, manager, and publisher. The collection (1900-1919) contains correspondence, business papers, memorabilia, and scrapbooks.

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Guide to the George P. Putnam Papers

Newly Available Collection: Victor H. Pelz papers

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Victor Hugo Pelz (1894-1968) was an salesman, editor, and marketer for magazines and newspapers, and had a long working association with Curtis Publishing company. The collection (1902-1918) contains correspondence, sales bulletins, reports, publicity, and a copy of Pelz’s masters thesis.

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Guide to the Victor H. Pelz Papers

Newly Available Collection: Eugene Barnes and David Dougherty manuscript

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Eugene Barnes and David Dougherty published an edited work based on an original volume of medieval poetry, Le geste de Garin de Monglane, also known as the Cheltenham Manuscript.  The collection consists of a typed, annotated, and edited manuscript of their work, Le Galien de Cheltenham.

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Guide to the Eugene Barnes and David Dougherty manuscript

Newly Available Collection: Kenneth Holmes correspondence and subject files

Friday, September 6th, 2013

Kenneth L. Holmes was a reverend, a McMinnville, Oregon newspaper editor, and a History professor at Linfield College. The collection (1952-1968) contains correspondence, including letters from Oregon politicians, and also a 33 1/2 rpm flexidisc recording of an interview with Wayne Morse regarding Vietnam.

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Guide to the Kenneth L. Holmes Correspondence and Subject Files

Newly Available Collection: Malcolm Reiss papers

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Malcolm Reiss (1905-1975) was an editor, author of stories and a book, China Boat Boy, and also an author’s agent. The collection contains personal papers including correspondence, manuscripts, and published articles, and also business records of Fiction House including correspondence, contracts, and financial records.

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Guide to the Malcolm Reiss Papers

Newly Available Collection: Howard Duryee Wheeler autobiography

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Howard Duryee Wheeler (1880-1958) was a newspaper and magazine editor and manager, working for individual companies and for large syndicates. The collection (circa 1880-1958) consists of his autobiography, titled Harbor at Dawn.

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Guide to the Howard Duryee Wheeler Autobiography

Newly Available Collection: Albert Richard Wetjen papers

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Albert Richard Wetjen (1900-1948) was a writer who was known for his sea stories and novels and was also editor of the Oregon Magazine. The collection (1923-1945) contains correspondence regarding the condition of writing in the Pacific Northwest and also manuscripts of stories.

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Guide to the Albert Wetjen Papers

Newly Available Collection: Nathan E. Boyd diaries

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Nathan E. Boyd was assistant editor of the Pacific Rural Press, San Francisco. The collection (1886-1887) contains two diaries kept by Boyd.

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Guide to the Nathan E. Boyd Diaries

Newly Available Collection: Henry W. Young papers

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Henry W. Young published newspapers in Kansas and Oregon, including the Coquille Valley Sentinel, newspaper of Coquille, Oregon, which he purchased in 1914. The collection (1863-1945) contains Sentinel records including ledgers, issues of the newspaper, and correspondence, as well as personal and business papers of Henry W. Young, including  writings, correspondence, speeches, bills submitted to the Kansas state senate, printed matter, and other Kansas and Oregon newspapers published by Young.

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Guide to the Henry W. Young Papers