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Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Harney County Records Inventory

Road Maps and Survey Notes

1880-1994

Series documents the surveying and mapping of county roads. Records include road surveyor notes, alignment, profile, and other survey maps, and road registers. Information includes legal descriptions of the roads; road names and numbers; plans and profiles; township, range, and section numbers; dates of activity; and scales. General road maps may be found in the series titled Road and Bridge Records.

Records at the Harney County Courthouse, Surveyor's Storeroom:
Burns to Drinkingwater, Riley to Wagon Tire [State Highway Alignment Maps-rolled], ca.1927-ca.1954 (2 cu.ft.);
Burns to Gap Ranch, Burns to Frenchglen [State Highway Alignment Maps-rolled], ca.1925-ca.1956 (2.50 cu.ft.);
Burns to Seneca, Burns to Malheur Caves [State Highway Alignment Maps-rolled], ca.1920-ca.1963 (2.20 cu.ft.);
[Miscellaneous Maps and Plans-includes road, road survey, land survey, various Harney County buildings, mines, water projects, county courthouse, quarry site, city and vicinity, flood hazard-rolled], ca.1911-ca.1994 (ca.500 maps and drawings);
Road Map Harney County Oregon, ca.1885-ca.1947 (1 volume).

Records at the Harney County Courthouse, Clerk's Office:
Agreement Frenchglen Highway [includes survey information], 1970 (.05 cu.ft.);
[County and Market Road Maps], ca.1906-ca.1930 (ca.30 maps);
[County Court Road Case Files-Miscellaneous-includes petitions, reports, vacations, survey drawings, legal descriptions, and related records], ca.1884-ca.1941 (1 cu.ft.);
Index to Road Record [indexes survey notes, survey drawings, legal descriptions and surveyor and road viewer reports], vol. 1, 1880-1917 (1 volume);
In the Matter of the Change in the Canyon City and Camp Harney Road [includes road petition and survey], 1892 (.05 cu.ft.);
Road Record [includes some road and subdivision survey information], vol. 2, ca.1949-1968 (1 volume);
Road Record [includes survey notes, survey drawings, legal descriptions and surveyor and road viewer reports], vol. 1, 1880-1917 (1 volume);
[Road Survey Plats and Descriptions-photocopies from volume-in map drawer], 1885-1899 (.15 cu.ft.).

Records at the Harney County Courthouse, Clerk's Basement Records Room:
Roads [Records-includes petitions, surveys, relocations, bids, viewers reports, and bonds-trifolded], 1889-ca.1935 (.35 cu.ft.).

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