Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Umatilla 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 Oregon State Archives:
Medical Licenses Etc., 1893-1904 (.10 cu.ft.).

Records at the Umatilla County Courthouse, Main Basement Vault:
Chiropodist Register and Naturopathic Register Massage [with index], vol. 1, 1925-1978 (1 volume);
Chiropractic Register [with index], 1915-1970 (1 volume);
Medical Licenses [Registration], 1899-1958 (.15 cu.ft.);
Optometry Record [with index], vol. 1, 1905-1968 (1 volume);
Physicians and Dentists Register, 1887-1895 (1 volume);
Physicians & Surgeons Register & Record [also includes dentist, naturopath, and veterinarian entries-includes additional trifolded documents], vol. 1, 1889-1948 (1 volume);
Record of Dentists' Certificates [with index], vol. 1, 1903-1976 (1 volume);
Record of Physicians and Surgeons [with index], vol. 2, 1943-1969 (1 volume);
Registered Nurses [Record-alphabetical], vol. 1, ca.1916-1954 (1 volume);
Registered Nurses [Record-with index], vol. 2, ca.1955-1975 (1 volume);
Register of Affidavits Pharmacists, 1915-1917 (1 volume);
Register of Licenses to Sell Opium, Morphine..., 1887-1904 (1 volume).

Records at the Umatilla County Surveyor's Office Vault, Records Office Security Microfilm Cabinet:
Chiropodist Register and Naturopathic Register Massage [with index], vol. 1, 1925-ca.1950 (1 reel of microfilm);
Registered Nurses [Record-alphabetical], vol. 1, ca.1916-ca.1950 (1 reel of microfilm).


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