Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Jefferson County Records Inventory
Road Maps and Survey Notes
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 Jefferson County Administration Building, Clerk's Record Room:
[Jefferson County Maps of Roads Atlas-includes road surveys, descriptions, petitions, viewers' reports, and vacations], vol. 2, ca.1878-ca.1925 (1 volume).
Records at the Jefferson County Public Works Department Office, Vault:
[County Surveyor's Plats and Filed Surveys-includes some road surveys-mylar], ca.1899-present (ca.20 cu.ft.);
[County Surveyor's Plats and Filed Surveys-includes some road surveys-paper], ca.1899-present (10 cu.ft.);
Jefferson County Maps of Roads with Proceedings [includes road survey information], vol. 1-2, 1878-1924 (2 volumes);
Maps from State Hwy. [State Highway Department-Survey Maps], ca.1926-ca.1986 (ca.30 maps);
[Miscellaneous Rolled Maps-includes town, vicinity, road, road survey, national forest, national grassland], ca.1948-ca.1983 (ca.50 maps);
[Miscellaneous Rolled Survey Reference Maps and Plans-includes city, vicinity, road, bridge, road survey, subdivision, flood plain, school district], ca.1929-present (ca.175 maps and drawings);
Old Road Records and Maps [Rolled Road Survey Maps-primarily market roads-title varies], 1920-1967 (8 cu.ft.);
Road Action [Jackets-includes road petition, vacation, and survey information], ca.1884-ca.1949 (3.50 cu.ft.);
Road Files [Case Files-includes maps, project documentation, correspondence, orders, petitions, and related records-boxed], ca.1965-ca.1996 (3 cu.ft.);
Roads [Alphabetical Case Files-includes survey maps, project documentation, correspondence, resolutions, financial documents, petitions, photographs, and related records], ca.1964-present (12 cu.ft.).
Records at the Jefferson County Courthouse, Basement Archives:
A.S. Ramsey Judge Jefferson County Bridge Log [includes construction type, condition, remarks, and related information], 1967 (1 binder);
Jefferson County Maps of Roads with Proceedings [Atlas-includes road surveys, descriptions, petitions, viewers' reports, and vacations-copy], vol. 2, ca.1878-ca.1925 (1 volume).