Guide to the Frank J. Clark Papers
1918-1955

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Clark, Frank Jones, 1891-1960
Title: Frank J. Clark papers
Dates: 1918-1955 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 1.5 linear feet (1 container)
Collection Number: Ax 017
Summary: Frank J. Clark (1891-1960) was a teacher who was particularly interested in pupil guidance methods and a conservationist associated with the Northwest Conservation League and the White River Recreation Association. The collection contains correspondence, conservation information, and educational materials and publications, 1918-1955.
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon, 97403-1299
(541) 346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu

Languages: Collection materials are in English. 
Sponsor: Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Historical Note

Frank J. Clark (1891-1960) was a teacher and conservationist.

Clark worked as a high school teacher and principal in Washington, particularly Broadway High School, Seattle. He was especially interested in pupil guidance methods.

As a conservationist he was associated with the Northwest Conservation League and the White River Recreation Association.

Content Description

The collection contains correspondence, conservation information, and educational materials and publications.

The collection contains correspondence with conservation groups and conservation materials including publications, publicity, and reports.

There is also a section of personal correspondence.

Educational material include publications, guidance materials, correspondence, surveys, and documents from his work at Broadway High School in Seattle. Included are publications and writings regarding pupil guidance by Clark.

There is also a section of photographs.

Use of the Collection

Preferred Citation :  

[Identification of item], Frank J. Clark papers, Ax 017, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Restrictions on Use :  

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Archival material may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Administrative Information

Arrangement :

Material within this collection may have little to no intellectual or physical arrangement. Any arrangement may have derived from the records' creators or custodians. It may be necessary to look in multiple places for the same types of materials.

Processing Note :  

Collection processed by staff, 1970s.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

This collection received a basic level of processing including minimal to no organization and rehousing.

Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents.

Additional Reference Guides :  

Paper finding aid with additional information is available in Special Collections & University Archives.


Subjects

  • Subject Terms :
  • Conservationists--Northwest, Pacific
  • Teachers--United States
    • Form or Genre Terms :
    • Correspondence

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