Henry M. Hanzen papers 1917-1960


Henry M. Hanzen papers, 1917-1960

Henry M. Hanzen papers 1917-1960

Henry M. Hanzen (1879-1967) was a newspaper reporter, attorney, and Oregon political manager. The collection contains a manuscript chronicling the political history of Oregon from 1900-1960, titled "Power," political campaign files of (Oregon Governor) Julius Meier and other Oregon politicians, correspondence files of the Oregon State Budget Director, business and legal records concerning Press Publishing Co., and Willamette Publishing Co., personal correspondence, subject files, legal files and scrapbooks.

3.0 linear feet, 2 containers


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McNary, Charles Linza, 1874-1944

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Meier, Julius L., 1874-1937

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Hanzen, Henry M., 1879-1967

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Henry M. Hanzen (1879-1967) was born in Genesee, Idaho, and educated at the University of Idaho. He was a newspaper reporter in Idaho and Oregon, and had a financial and editorial interest in several Oregon newspapers. In 1930 he was the campaign manager for Julius Meier (an independent candidate for Governor of Oregon), and was appointed budget director under Governor Meier. He was campaign manager for Rufus Holman in the 1944 senatorial primary campaign. From the guide...