Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Wallowa County Records Inventory
Series documents the annual allotment of funds for county government operations as agreed to by the board of commissioners. Information includes total amount of funds budgeted for each office. Later budgets may include organizational charts and a narrative of each county office function.
From circa 1916 to circa 1969 county budgets were filed in the Commissioners Journal (County Commissioners Administrative Journals).
Records at the Oregon State Archives:
County Budgets, 1938-1941 (.10 cu.ft.).
Records at the Wallowa County Courthouse, Clerk's Basement Elections Storage Room, Closet:
Budgets Audit [includes Wallowa County budgets], 1980-1986 (.40 cu.ft.);
Budgets [County], 1932-1968 (.50 cu.ft.);
Wallowa County Budgets, 1995-2007 (.75 cu.ft.).
Records at the Wallowa County Courthouse, Governing Body (Commissioners') Office Vault:
Budget Report Wallowa County, 1939-1954 (1 volume);
Budget [Wallowa County-includes related records], 2000-present (16 binders).
Records at the Wallowa County Web Site:
Wallowa County Budget [select year in left column], 2012-2016 (Internet).