Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Columbia County Records Inventory
Series documents the annual allotment of funds for county government operations as agreed to by the board of commissioners. Information includes total amount of funds budgeted for each office. Later budgets may include organizational charts and a narrative of each county office function.
Records at the Columbia County Courthouse, Basement Vault:
Budget Book [County], 1961-1962 (1 volume);
[County Budget], 1947-1961 (1 volume);
County Budgets, 1922-1941 (2 cu.ft.).
Records at the Columbia County Courthouse Annex, Vault:
[County Budgets-stored in locked gray cabinet], 1962-present (3.50 cu.ft.);
Past Co. Budgets, Schools & Districts [County], 1961-1972 (1.50 cu.ft.).
Records at the Columbia County Courthouse Annex, Finance and Taxation Department Old
Jail Storage Room:
Budget Books [County], 1967-1985 (1.20 cu.ft.).
Records at the Columbia County Web Site:
Adopted and Approved Budgets [County] 2008-present (Internet).