Collection MSS 1227 - Oregon Constitutional Convention records, 1857-1859

Passed draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article I - Preamble and Bill of Rights Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article I - Preamble and Bill of Rights Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article II - Suffrage and Elections Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article II - Suffrage and Elections Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article III - Distribution of Powers Passed draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article IV - Legislative Department Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article IV - Legislative Department Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article IV - Legislative Department Passed draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article V - Executive Department Report II on a preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article V - Executive Department Passed draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article VI - Administrative Department Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article VI - Administrative Department Passed draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article VII - Judicial Department Olney's amendment to the Oregon State Constitution, Article VII - Judicial Department Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article VII - Judicial Department Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article VII - Judicial Department Passed draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article VII - Education Department Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article VII - Education Department Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article VII - Education Department Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article VII - Education Department Minority report on Oregon State Constitution, Article VII - Education Department Engrossed draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article IX - Finance Drafts of the Oregon State Constitution, Article X - Militia Passed draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article XI, Corporations and Internal Improvements Drafts of the Oregon State Constitution, Article XI, Corporations and Internal Improvements Preliminary draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Article XIV - the Seat of Government Undated draft of the Oregon State Constitution, Miscellaneous Provisions Preliminary drafts of the Oregon State Constitution, Miscellaneous Provisions
Results 1 to 28 of 33 Show all

Identity elements

Reference code

MSS 1227

Name and location of repository

Level of description

Collection

Title

Oregon Constitutional Convention records, 1857-1859

Date(s)

  • 1857 - 1859 (Creation)

Extent

1 cubic foot (1 document case, 1 oversize folder, 1 reel microfilm)

Name of creator

(1857)

Administrative history

Content and structure elements

Scope and content

Documents created during the Oregon Constitutional Convention of 1857. Includes: committee reports, drafts of articles and schedules, general notes, corrections, and other materials. Sections of the constitution represented include: preamble and bill of rights; suffrage and elections; distribution of powers; Legislative Department; Executive Department; education and school lands; finance; militia; corporations and internal improvements; seat of government; general provisions; boundaries; schedules, and related papers. Also includes printed speech of James Hughes of Indiana, on the admission of Oregon, delivered in the House of Representatives, 1859 February 10.

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use elements

Conditions governing access

Physical access

Technical access

Conditions governing reproduction

Languages of the material

Scripts of the material

Language and script notes

Finding aids

Acquisition and appraisal elements

Custodial history

Immediate source of acquisition

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information

Accruals

Related materials elements

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related archival materials

Notes element

Specialized notes

  • Citation: Oregon Constitutional Convention records, Mss 1227, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Alternative identifier(s)

Description control element

Rules or conventions

Sources used

Access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Accession area