George Fox University Archives

Friends Pacific Academy Records Edit

Summary

Identifier
GFU04

Dates

  • 1885-1911 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1 Cubic Feet (Whole)
    1 document box, photos in browsing files

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Subjects

Notes

  • Summary

    The collection includes minutes, ledgers, grade books, and newspaper clippings from the board, faculty, and student literary societies at Friends Pacific Academy.

  • Content description

    The collection includes minutes, ledgers, grade books, The Pacific Academician (a monthly publication), photographs, and newspaper clippings from the board, faculty, and student literary societies.

  • Restrictions on Access

    Collection is available for research.

  • Historical Note

    Sponsored by the Oregon Yearly Meeting of Friends Church, Friends Pacific Academy in Newberg opened in 1885 with nineteen students and a faculty of three. It increased to 130 students within the first five years. With eighth grade level requirements for entry, the institution expanded to include Pacific College in 1891. In 1929 the secondary grammar school was phased out.

Accessions

Instances

  • Type
    Graphic Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    Oversize
  • Type
    Graphic Materials
    Container 1 Type
    drawer
    Container 1 Indicator
    Campus Activites and Events
  • Type
    Mixed Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    1

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