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Victor Atiyeh Collection


Victor Atiyeh Collection


The Victor Atiyeh Papers contain materials from his business, political, and personal activities, dating from 1923-2012, as well as collected materials and family papers predating the primary body of the collection. The bulk of the materials pertain to his campaigns for and his service in political office, particularly his two terms as Governor of Oregon, 1979-1987, and to the international consulting business he established after leaving office in 1987. Collection materials include appointment books, audio cassettes, awards, budgets, campaign materials, certificates, correspondence, directories, memoranda, memorabilia, notes, photographs, poll results, posters, press clippings, publications, receipts, reports, schedules, scrapbooks, speeches, and video tapes.

Items in the Victor Atiyeh Collection Collection

Victor Atiyeh, holding his recently received Sunset Trail District trophy, at a 1972 Beaverton Boy Scouts dinner honoring him for his devotion to scouting. Looking on is vice-chairman of the Sunset Trail District, Mervin W. Brink.

Numbered list of Governor-elect Atiyeh's transition staff's accomplishments as of 12/30/1978.

Brief letter from Ellsworth H. Augustus, the tenth national president of the Boy Scouts of America, to Atiyeh, sending holiday wishes and complimenting Atiyeh's service.

Pacific University trustee bumper sticker, circa 1990s-2000s. Black with red and white text.

Text of Pacific University President James Miller's presentation of the University Service Award to Atiyeh during Pacific's 1979 commencement ceremony.