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Victor H. Jorgensen Papers
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Description
This collection includes writings, correspondence, photographs, transparencies, slides, negatives, and printed material.
Background
Victor Jorgensen was born in Portland, Oregon on July 8, 1913. He attended the University of Oregon and Reed College before starting work at The Oregonian, where he rose from copy boy to night city editor. It was during that time he became interested in photography as well as writing. Before the advent of World War II, he was on his way to establishing himself nationally in the photography field.
Extent
198 boxes
Restrictions
Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.
Availability
Collection open for research.