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James H. Gillian letter

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [CA 1861 Dec 19] 1
Identifier: CA 1861 Dec 19

Scope and Contents

In the letter, Gillian explains that he has not seen any "trouble" yet.


  • Creation: 1861 December 19


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Conditions Governing Use

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0.025 linear feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



James H. Gillian was a soldier who served in the American Civil War. The collection contains a letter dated December 19, 1861 from Gillian to his mother.

Related Materials

Other collections relating to James H. Gillian at Special Collections and University Archives include: James H. Gillian papers, CA 1862 Dec 11.

Physical Description

1 folder.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Tanya Parlet.

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

This collection received a basic level of processing including minimal organization and rehousing.

Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents.

Guide to the James H. Gillian Letter
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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