W. Gale letter
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of a single 2 page letter in which Gale discusses securing the "Oregon claim", among other subjects. Gale's handwriting is very difficult to read.
- 1848 July 5
- Gale, W. (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
W. Gale was an Oregon pioneer.
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
W. Gale was an Oregon pioneer. The collection consists of a single letter written by Gale in which he discusses his "Oregon claim".
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- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Land titles -- Oregon Territory Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Oregon Territory -- Claims Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Pioneers Subject Source: Archiveswest
- Pioneers -- Oregon Territory -- Correspondence Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Guide to the W. Gale letter
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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).