Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Grant County Records Inventory

County Fair Records


Series documents the preparation and organization of the county fair by the county fair board (including any predecessor group) and other county officials. Records include fair board minutes, reports, and annual premium lists and publications. Minutes and reports include information pertaining to county fair employment, budgets, sponsorship, capital improvements to fairgrounds, and event scheduling throughout the year. Annual premium lists and/or publications may include county fair history, names of fair officers, general fair rules and regulations, event schedules, exhibit lists, and photographs.

Records at the Grant County Fairgrounds, Fair Office:
Fair and Rodeo Days [Fair Guide], 2014-present (2 volumes);
Grant County Fair Board Minutes, 2005-present (5 binders).

Records at the Grant County Courthouse, Basement Vault:
Fair Books [County Fair Premium Books], 1953-2014 (1 cu.ft.);
Grant County Fair Past Minutes, 1948-2005 (1 cu.ft.).

Records at the Grant County Historical Society Museum:
Grant County Fair Premium Book, 1964 (1 volume); 1968 (1 volume); 1973 (1 volume); 1974 (1 volume); 1975 (1 volume); 1976 (1 volume).


County guide home | Inventories home

State Archives • 800 Summer St. NE • Salem, OR 97310

Phone: 503-373-0701 • Fax: 503-378-4118 • reference.archives@state.or.us