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Zorn-Macpherson Bill Collection, 1926-1932

Campaign brochure in opposition to Zorn-Macpherson bill, 1932. This brochure was one of many published by proponents and opponents of this bill. The campaign was the largest and most expensive in Oregon educational history up to that time.

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MSS ZornMacpherson

The Zorn-Macpherson Bill Collection consists predominantly of newspaper clippings, pamphlets, and broadsides pertaining to the Zorn-Macpherson School Moving Bill.

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0.5 cubic ft.

Related Papers

The President's Office Records (RG 13), Board of Regents Records (RG 8), and the E. T. Reed Papers include materials pertaining to the reorganization of Oregon higher education in the late 1920s and early 1930s.

Several other repositories in Oregon include materials pertaining to this initiative. The Oregon Historical Society holdings include the Hector Macpherson Papers. The University of Oregon Special Collections and University Archives include other papers of Macpherson as well as the Zorn-Macpherson Initiative Petition Papers.

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