Oregon State Normal School in Eastern Counties, Measure 6 (1926)

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The Oregon State Normal School in Eastern Counties Act, also known as Measure 6, was on the November 2, 1926 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was approved. The measure established a state normal school somewhere in one of the state’s eastern counties, known as “The Eastern Oregon State Normal School.”[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 6 (1926)
Approveda Yes 101,327 55.85%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Proposed Law - Referred to the People by the Legislative Assembly

Submitted by the Legislature - THE EASTERN OREGON STATE NORMAL SCHOOL ACT - Purpose: To create and establish a state normal school to be permanently located in one of the following named counties, to wit: Hood River, Wasco, Sherman, Gilliam, Morrow, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Baker, Grant, Wheeler, Jefferson, Deschutes, Crook, Klamath, Lake, Harney or Malheur, which shall be known as "the Eastern Oregon State Normal School;" the board of regents of state normal schools to choose the location thereof.
Vote YES or NO.

310. Yes, I vote for the proposed law

311. No, I vote against the proposed law


Path to the ballot

Measure 6 was filed in the office of the Secretary of State by the Legislative Assembly on February 26, 1925.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 13, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.