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Griffin and Stouffer account book

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: B 139

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the account book of Griffin and Stouffer, blacksmiths of Lafayette, Oregon Territory. The volume begins with a recipe for Sarsaparilla.

Two undated newspaper clippings and a photograph are included in the last pages of the volume. One concerns the golden anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. James Elliot, the other the will of one Dan P. Stouffer. The photograph is of a child identified as Dan O. Quick.


  • 1852-1853


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Conditions Governing Use

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Biographical / Historical

Griffin and Stouffer were blacksmiths in Lafayette, Oregon.


0.25 linear feet (1 volume)

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Griffin & Stouffer were blacksmiths in Lafayette, Oregon. The collection consists of their account book.

Physical Description

1 volume

Processing Information

Collection processed by Staff.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Guide to the Griffin & Stouffer Account Book
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Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team and Austin Munsell
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Finding aid written in English.
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA