Charles A. Sprague Papers
1895-1969.

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Sprague, Charles A.(Charles Arthur),1887-1969.
Title: Charles A. Sprague papers
Dates: 1895-1969 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 7.75 cubic feet (7 record cartons, 1 volume and 1 oversize folder)
Collection Number: Mss 2407
Summary: Collection includes: Correspondence, 1896-1968; Documents relating to committees and commissions, 1949-1969, including Colleges for Oregon's Future, Oregon Geographic Names Board, Commission on the Rights, Liberties and Responsibilities of the American Indian, Oregon State Constitutional Revision Commission, etc.; Certificates and diplomas; Last will and testament; etc. Charles Arthur Sprague, the twenty-second governor of Oregon (1939-1943) was born in Lawrence, Kansas on November 12, 1887.
Repository: Oregon Historical Society
Research Library

Oregon Historical Society Davies Family Research Library
Portland, OR 97205
503-306-5205
http://www.ohs.org/
libreference@ohs.org

Languages: English 

Historical Note

Charles Arthur Sprague, the twenty-second governor of Oregon (1939-1943) was born in Lawrence, Kansas on November 12, 1887.

Content Description

Collection includes: Correspondence, 1896-1968; Documents relating to committees and commissions, 1949-1969, including Colleges for Oregon's Future, Oregon Geographic Names Board, Commission on the Rights, Liberties and Responsibilities of the American Indian, Oregon State Constitutional Revision Commission, etc.; Certificates and diplomas; Last will and testament; etc.

Other Descriptive Information

Contains material previously designated Mss 2407-1.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

The collection is open to the public.

Restrictions on Use :  

The Oregon Historical Society is the owner of the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the Research Library prior to any use of reproductions. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use of reproductions may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright holders.

Preferred Citation :  

Charles A. Sprague Papers, Mss 2407, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information :  

Gift of Martha Sprague Hurley, May 1976 and July 1990.

Additional Reference Guides :  

Unpublished inventory available in the Oregon Historical Society Research Library.


Subjects

  • Family Names :
  • Sprague, Charles A. -- (Charles Arthur), -- 1887-1969 -- Archives.
  • Corporate Names :
  • Oregon. -- Constitution.
  • Corporate Names :
  • Oregon. -- Governor (1939-1943 : Sprague)
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon -- Politics and government -- 1859-1950.
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon -- Politics and government -- 1951-
  • Subject Terms :
  • Governors -- Oregon.
  • Subject Terms :
  • Journalists -- Oregon.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Certificates. -- aat
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Financial records. -- aat
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Legal documents. -- aat
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Letters (correspondence) -- aat

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