Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Baker County Records Inventory
Medical Profession Registration Records
Series documents the registration of individuals in compliance with the requirements of relevant Oregon boards of examiners to practice a medical profession in the state. Professions registered include physicians, surgeons, osteopaths, naturopaths, dentists, nurses, druggists, chiropractors, chiropodists, optometrists, and veterinarians. Records include registers, certificates, and licenses. Information includes name of registrant; name of school; graduation date; names of members of the examining board; licensing and recording dates; and licensing or registration numbers.
Records at the Baker County Courthouse, Clerk's Upper Vault:
Optometry Record [with index], vol. 1, 1905-1964 (1 volume);
Physicians' Licenses [Register-with index], vol. 2, 1895-1939 (1 volume);
Physicians Veterinary Licenses [includes chiropractors and nurses-with index], vol. 3, 1895-1963 (1 volume);
Record of Dentists' Certificates [with index], vol. 1, 1900-1963 (1 volume);
Register of Affidavits Pharmacists, 1915-1917 (1 volume);
Register of Physicians & Surgeons [Alphabetical], vol. 1, 1889-ca.1903 (1 volume).
Records at the Baker County Courthouse, Clerk's Lower Vault, Front Room:
Opium Licenses, 1887-1890 (1 volume);
Register of Dentists Certificates, 1887 (1 volume).