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Oregon Wildlife Federation Scrapbooks, 1960-1962

Collection Overview

Title: Oregon Wildlife Federation Scrapbooks, 1960-1962

ID: MSS ORWildlife

Primary Creator: Oregon Wildlife Federation

Extent: 1.2 cubic feet

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


The Oregon Wildlife Federation Scrapbooks consist of three scrapbooks for the years 1960, 1961, and 1962 which summarize the activities and programs of the organization pertaining to various wildlife conservation issues in Oregon.

Scope and Content Notes

The scrapbooks include meeting minutes and reports; correspondence; resolutions; committee records; clippings; and reports and newsletters of affiliated local clubs including the Multnomah Anglers and Hunters Club, the Santiam Fish and Game Association, and the Powder River Sportsmen's Club. The photographs include images of special events such as award presentations and fishing and hunting trips.

Biographical / Historical Notes

The Oregon Wildlife Federation was established by representatives of Oregon sportsmens' clubs in 1936 and became affiliated with the National Wildlife Federation in 1938.

Administrative Information

Related Materials: Other Oregon Wildlife Federation materials are available in the Roland Eugene Dimick Papers (MSS Dimick). The Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center include several other collections pertaining to wildlife conservation, including the Fisheries and Wildlife Department Records (RG 190), Fisheries and Wildlife Department Photographs (P 179), Carl E. Bond Papers (MSS Bond), William L. Finley Papers (MSS Finley), and the E. E. Wilson Papers (MSS WilsonEE).

Preferred Citation: Oregon Wildlife Federation Scrapbooks (MSS ORWildlife), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.

Processing Information: Because of water damage prior to transfer to the Archives, the scrapbooks have been disassembled and, where possible, materials removed from the scrapbooks. Selected pages of the scrapbooks, including the covers and water color drawings that served as section dividers have been retained. This collection is segregated from other Archives' collections and its condition will be monitored periodically.


Oregon Wildlife Federation

People, Places, and Topics

Multnomah Anglers and Hunters Club
Natural Resources
Oregon Wildlife Federation
Powder River Sportsmen's Club
Santiam Fish and Game Association
Wildlife conservation--Oregon.

Forms of Material


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