Thornton, J. Quinn (Jessy Quinn), 1810-1888
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
James Willis Nesmith print block and broadside
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SFM 071
James Willis Nesmith was a US Senator and a US Representative for Oregon between 1861-1875. This collection includes a print block and a broadside.
Dates: circa 1820-1885
Jessy Quinn Thornton papers
Collection — Multiple collection box [CB T395] 1: [Barcode: 35025041811833]
Identifier: CB T395
J. Q. Thornton (1810-1888) was a lawyer, Oregon pioneer, judge and lobbyist. Collection includes one, fifteen paged copy of "Oregon History" written by Thornton; one, eleven paged letter to Thornton concerning the Indian Delegation that went to St. Louis to inquire about the Bible; and one, six paged autobiography of Thornton.
Dates: circa 1810-1888