State Historic PreservationOffice Transfers Collection 1980-2010


State Historic Preservation Office Transfers Collection, 1980-2010

State Historic PreservationOffice Transfers Collection 1980-2010

Photo prints and accompanying documentationdetailing various Oregon sites investigated by the State Historic PreservationOffice of the Parks and Recreation Department, the Oregon Department ofTransportation, and related reports. The Oregon Historical Society serves asone of two state repositories for these materials, most of which are part ofthe Historic American Building Survey (HABS) and the Historic AmericanEngineering Record (HAER), a program of the National Parks Service.

10.44 cubic feet; 3738 photographic prints, 33 color slides, 357negatives, and 23 photo disks (CD) in 29 boxes

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