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Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Jefferson County Records Inventory

Road Maps and Survey Notes

1878-[ongoing]

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).

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