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Newly Available Collection: Alva Arthur Horsefeldt papers

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Alva Arthur Horsefeldt (1906-1959) was a real estate broker in Oregon who was a member of many real estate associations and real estate boards. The collection (1957-1959) contains over 2,500 pieces of correspondence, memoranda, and minutes, mostly regarding the Oregon and Portland Real Estate Boards, the National Association of Real Estate Boards, and also real estate transactions.

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Guide to the Alva Arthur Horsefeldt Papers

Newly Available Collection: Van Winkle Anderson papers

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

Van Winkle Anderson was a Realtor in Portland, Oregon, and a writer. The collection consists of correspondence and manuscripts.

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Guide to the Van Winkle Anderson Papers

Newly Available Collection: Benjamin Young papers

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Benjamin Young was a salmon canner, banker, real estate promoter of Astoria, Oregon and worked for the British America Packing Company. The collection contains letterpress copy books that include personal and business correspondence, a record book of the Ben Young Land Company, a scrapbook, and twenty-one volumes of British America Packing Company journals, cash books, letterpress copy books, ledgers, and invoice books, 1882-1906.

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Guide to the Benjamin Young Papers

Newly available collection: James Willis Nesmith legal document

Friday, August 24th, 2012

James Willis Nesmith was a US Senator and a US Representative for Oregon between 1861-1875. This collection consists of a document concerning the rental of Nesmith’s farm in Polk County, Oregon, 1865

Call number: CA 1865 Aug 7

Guide to the James Willis Nesmith Legal Document

Newly available collection: Rodney Glisan letter to A. B. Hallock

Friday, August 24th, 2012

One page letter from Rodney Glisan, Ft. Yamhill, Ore., to A. B. Hallock, Portland, Oregon, January 17, 1860. Proposes advertising for tenant to rent new house in Portland.

Call number: CA 1860 Jan 17

Guide to the Rodney Glisan Letter to A. B. Hallock

Newly available collection: Pioneer Real Estate Company records

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

The Pioneer Realty Company was founded in 1896 and based in Portland, Oregon. The collection contains corporate records including minute books, stock books, journals, and ledgers.

Call number: Bx 101

Guide to the Pioneer Real Estate Company Records

Newly available collection: Junction City Realty Company records

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

The Junction City Realty Company was a real estate firm associated with Lewis Investment Company. The collection contains corporate records including stockholder’s meeting minutes and a stock book.

Call number: Bx 100

Guide to the Junction City Realty Company Records

Newly available collection: Leland Land Company records

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

Leland Land Company was a real estate company associated with the Lewis Investment Co. The records include minute books, a journal, a ledger, and real estate books.

Call number: Bx 099

Guide to the Leland Land Company Records

Newly available collection: Lewis Investment Co. records

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

Lewis Investment Company of Portland, Oregon was a real estate firm incorporated in 1909 by John C. Lewis, L. A. Lewis, and Robert W. Lewis. Collection contains corporate records including Board of Director’s, stockholder’s, and Executive Committee minutes, cash books, journals, ledgers, balances and reports, and correspondence.

Call number: Bx 098

Guide to the Lewis Investment Co. Records

Check out: Cachot Therkelsen collection

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Cachot Therkelsen (March 30, 1894-May 12, 1964) was a realtor in Portland, Oregon and founded the Therkelsen Investment Company. The collection includes drawings that he collected of architects’ original plans and specifications of projects.

Call number: Coll 094

Guide to the Cachot Therkelsen Collection