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Department of State Lands Records Guide

Record Series Descriptions

 

Red Dot Corvallis Sand and Gravel Court Case Records

1963-1982
Boxes 40-41
1 cubic foot
Arrangement: By subject

Series documents the State Land Board's attempt to receive royalties from the Corvallis Sand and Gravel Company. The case concerned the ownership of riverbeds in navigable streams that "suddenly" change course into a different channel. The twenty-year case was eventually heard in the Supreme Court of the United States. Series includes court transcripts, briefs, abstracts, exhibits, and correspondence. Subjects include past course changes for the Willamette River and the ownership history.

Separated Maps and Related Records


Red Dot Separated Photographs:

Series title:

Corvallis Sand & Gravel Court Case Records

Removed from:

Box 41 / Folder 6

Transferred to:

Department of State Lands Separated Photograph Box 1

Type of records:

2 prints

Description:

Daily River Stages

Series title:

Corvallis Sand & Gravel Court Case Records

Removed from:

Box 41 / Folder 8

Transferred to:

Department of State Lands Separated Photograph Box 1

Type of records:

13 color prints, 47 b&w prints, 16 negatives

Description:

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