Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Douglas County Records Inventory

Election Voting Abstracts


Series documents the tabulation and reporting of election results for the county. Records include voting abstracts and the record of election. Information includes election date; precinct name and number; office; precinct and total votes; victory margin; winning candidate; county clerk, board of canvasser, and justice of the peace signatures; ballot number; summation of votes; and election board's decision. Election voting abstracts have been inventoried through 1960. For information on more recent records, contact the Secretary of State, Elections Division, the county clerk, or the local elections official.

Records at the Douglas County Courthouse, Clerk's Archives Storage Room:
[Abstracts of Votes], 1910-1936 (2.50 cu.ft.); 1942-1960 (5 cu.ft.);
Elections [Abstracts of Votes], 1910-1962 (2 reels of microfilm);
Elections [Record], 1908-1974 (3 reels of microfilm);
Elections [Record of Elections], vol. 1-3, 1890-1958 (3 reels of microfilm).

Records at the Douglas County Courthouse, Clerk's Records Vault 115:
[Abstract of Votes-Microfilm Index], 1950-1973 (1 volume);
Election Record and Register of Officers, vol. 3, 1928-1950 (1 volume);
Record of Elections, vol. 1, 1890-1908 (1 volume); vol. 1, 1908-1923 (1 volume).


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