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Newly Available Collection: Office of the President: Myles Brand records

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Myles Brand (May 17, 1942 – September 16, 2009) was a philosophy professor and served the University of Oregon as President from 1989 to 1994. The collection contains records from the Office of the President from 1989 to 1995.

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Guide to the Office of the President: Myles Brand Records

Newly Available Collection: Office of the President: Harry K. Newburn and Orlando John Hollis (interim) records

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Orlando John Hollis served as interim president of the University of Oregon from 1944 until Harry K. Newburn became the eighth president in 1945, serving until 1953. The collection contains records from the Office of the President from 1945-1953.

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Guide to the Office of the President: Harry K. Newburn and Orlando John Hollis (interim) Records

Newly Available Collection: Office of the President: Donald Milton Erb records

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Donald Milton Erb served as the President of University of Oregon from 1938 to 1943. The collection contains records from the Office of the President from 1933 to 1942.

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Guide to the Office of the President: Donald Milton Erb Records

Newly Available Collection: Woodrow Wilson letter to Luella Clay Carson

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Before he became the President of United States, Woodrow Wilson was a professor and also President of Princeton University. The collection contains a letter dated April 11, 1894 from Wilson to Luella Clay Carson, who was the head of the Department of English at University of Oregon at that time.

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Guide to the Woodrow Wilson letter to Luella Clay Carson

Newly Available Collection: Faculty Club records

Monday, July 1st, 2013

The University of Oregon Faculty Club was open only to male staff and faculty until the 1960′s. Collection includes administrative files, correspondence, memoranda, minutes, Collier House landscape design and restaurant records, artifacts, clippings and photographs dating from 1929 to 2000.

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Guide to the Faculty Club Records

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: Eric William Allen papers

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Eric W. Allen (1879-1944 ) was the first Dean of the School of Journalism, University of Oregon, and held that post from 1916 to his death in 1944. The collection (1917-1934) contains personal and professional correspondence, and a few manuscripts.

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Guide to the Eric William Allen Papers

Newly Available Collection: Oregon University System (OUS) Academic Council records

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

The Oregon University System (OUS) Academic Council’s role is to discuss and review academic issues and present recommendations for action to the Interinstitutional Faculty Senate. The collection includes correspondence, meeting minutes and office files, 1991-1994.

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Guide to the Oregon University System (OUS) Academic Council  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: Charles Ellicott Johnson personal papers

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Charles Ellicott Johnson (1920-1969) worked as an accountant before serving at the University of Oregon as Head of the Department of Accounting and Business Statistics in 1959, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts in 1963, and finally as Acting President of the University in 1968. The collection includes biographical material, correspondence, speeches, reports, schedules, publications, and clippings relating to his professional career as an accountant and to his positions at the University of Oregon.

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Guide to the Charles E. Johnson Papers