Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Lane 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 Lane County Public Service Building, Deeds and Records Research Library:
Election Abstracts [of Vote], 1930-1960 (7 reels of microfilm).

Records at the Lane County Historical Museum, Archives:
Abstract of Votes [location: c1.s2], vol. 2, 1902-1906 (1 volume);
Election Records [location: c5.s61], 1872-1890 (1 volume);
Misc. #5 [Abstract of Votes-location: c6.s66], 1872 (.05 cu.ft.);
Poll Book of Lost Valley [Precinct-Voting Tally-manuscript 502], 1866 (.05 cu.ft.);
Record of Elections [title varies-location: c1.s2-3], 1856-1864 (1 volume), 1892-1900 (1 volume); 1908-1910 (1 volume); 1912-1917 (1 volume); 1918-1928 (1 volume).


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