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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: Charles William Robinson radio scripts

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Charles William Robinson was an attorney who practiced in Portland, Oregon and who wrote scripts for the radio program “The Mighty Meek.”

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Guide to the Charles William Robinson Radio Scripts

Newly Available Collection: Matthew Taylor papers

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Matthew “Matt” Ambrose Taylor (1897-1966) was a reporter, writer, and script writer of short fiction, plays, and detective stories, many of which were adapted for radio, TV, or movies. The collection contains published and unpublished short stories, plays, radio and television scripts, and correspondence.

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Guide to the Matthew Taylor Papers

Newly Available Collection: Lewis R. Alderman papers

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Lewis R. Alderman (1872-1965) became a prominent and influential educator, first as a principal and school superintendent in  McMinnville, then as superintendent in Yamhill County and Eugene, a University of Oregon faculty member, Superintendent of Schools for Oregon, Director of Education of enlisted men in the Navy, and Chief of the Service Division in the USO Office of Education. The collection contains, scrapbooks, speeches, radio talks on education, correspondence and documents on adult education in the Navy, writings, manuscripts, and publications about adult education, and an autobiography.

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Guide to the Lewis R. Alderman Papers

Newly Available Collection: Vance Hoyt papers

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Vance J. Hoyt (1889-1967) was a physician, naturalist, and a writer. The collection (1913-1965) contains manuscripts of radio, and motion picture scripts, and articles, correspondence, copies of published works, scrapbooks, and photographs.

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Guide to the Vance Hoyt Papers

Newly Available Collection: Clifton Pease papers

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Clifton Pease (1884-1937) was a Seattle publicist, and radio program writer with a special interest in Asia. The collection contains radio scripts and interviews, diaries from when Pease served in the Canadian Expeditionary Force (1917-1919), and a diary from a trip to Japan, Korea, and China (1929), 1917-1938.

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Guide to the Clifton Pease Papers

Newly Available Collection: Samm S. Baker papers

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Samm Sinclair Baker (1909-1997) was an advertising executive and writer of numerous self-help books.  The collection consists of manuscripts of some of Baker’s books and radio plays.

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Guide to the Samm S. Baker Papers

Newly Available Collection: A.C. Heyman papers

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

A.C. (Arnold C.) Heyman (1878-1975) was an Oregon farmer and advocate of public power. Collection consists of correspondence, speeches and radio talks, letters to the editor, materials on the Linn County PUD, research materials on public power, and personal material.

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Guide to the A.C. Heyman Papers

Newly Available Collection: Haywood Sconce papers

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Haywood P. Sconce was a Baptist minister who served congregations in Oregon and Washington, and in 1954 founded and became director of Christian Celebrity Tyme, a religious radio program. The papers include sermons, outlines, and sermon notes, correspondence, manuscripts of short stories and articles, memorabilia, and Christian Celebrity Tyme materials including programs, notes, and recordings.

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Haywood Sconce Papers

Check out: Henry M. Norton papers

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

Henry M. Norton (1906-1975) was a writer of magazine stories and radio and television scripts. He also taught writing. The collection includes correspondence, magazine stories, radio and television scripts, teaching materials, and financial ledgers.

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Guide to the Henry M. Norton Papers