Scope and Contents
The collection consists of an order from Craft to John S. Hurt of Marion County, Oregon Territory.
Hurt was the executor of the will of Benjamin Fields, to whom Craft's wife was a minor heir. Craft instructs Hurt to pay the "amount of money that is coming to my wife" to James Howard. A note on the back of the letter indicates that this amount was one-hundred and seventy dollars.
- 1855 June 26
- Craft, Daniel, 1815?-1908 (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Daniel Craft (ca. 1815-1908) immigrated to Oregon in 1847.
0.1 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder
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Daniel Craft (ca. 1815-1908) immigrated to Oregon in 1847. The collection consists of an order of payment from Craft to John S. Hurt of Marion County, Oregon Territory.
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- Craft, Daniel, 1815?-1908
- Howard, James
- Hurt, John S.
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- Wills -- Oregon Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Guide to the Daniel Craft Order of Payment
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