George Fox University Archives

George Fox University Campus and Buildings Collection Edit


Finding Aid Author
Caity Ross Rachel Thomas
Finding Aid Date
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of Description
Series Statement
1. Grounds 2. Planning 3. Buildings


  • 1885-Current (Creation)
  • 1960 – 1990 (Creation)


  • 1.5 Cubic Feet (Whole)
    2 Boxes: 1record box, 1 document box

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  • Physical Description


  • Arrangement

    This collection is arranged in three series. Files are arranged alphabetically by name within series. 1. Grounds 2. Planning 3. Buildings

  • Accruals

    Further accruals are expected as the campus continues to grow.

  • Abstract

    This collection is the historical materials on the campus and buildings of George Fox University.

  • Scope and Contents

    This collection contains the records of the buildings and campus of George Fox University. Of note are letters and writings of President Herbert Hoover on the College and Newberg area. Materials include personal and professional correspondence, architectural drawings, financial records, photographs, newspaper clippings, bulletins, and other records. This collection is of especial use for research on the physical history of George Fox University as well as the Newberg area.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is available for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    George Fox University owns the copyright to some, but not all, of the materials housed in its archives. Copyright for materials authored or otherwise produced as official business of George Fox University is retained by George Fox University and requires its permission for publication. Copyright status for other collection materials varies. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

  • Language of Materials