Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Wasco County Records Inventory
Medical Profession Registration Records
Series documents the registration of individuals in compliance with the requirements of relevant Oregon boards of examiners to practice a medical profession in the state. Professions registered include physicians, surgeons, osteopaths, naturopaths, dentists, nurses, druggists, chiropractors, chiropodists, optometrists, and veterinarians. Records include registers, certificates, and licenses. Information includes name of registrant; name of school; graduation date; names of members of the examining board; licensing and recording dates; and licensing or registration numbers.
Records at the Wasco County Courthouse, Clerk's Vault:
Misc. License Medical [Miscellaneous-with gaps], 1896-1916 (.05 cu.ft.).
Records at the Wasco County Courthouse, Basement County Archives:
Chiropractic & Osteopathy Record, vol. 1, 1915-1929 (1 volume);
Hearing Aid Fitters & Optometry Record [with index], vol. 1, 1905-1960 (1 volume);
Physicians & Surgeons Record [includes dentists, veterinarians, naturopaths, and osteopaths], vol. 2, 1936-1972 (1 volume);
Physicians & Surgeons Register [includes dentists, optometrists, osteopaths, naturopaths-alphabetical], vol. 1, 1887-1936 (1 volume);
Record of Dentist Certificates [with index], vol. 1, 1914-1935 (1 volume);
Record of Physicians & Surgeons, Dentists, Chiropractors, and Osteopaths [with index], vol. 2, 1936-1972 (1 volume).