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Wetherbee Family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: A 129

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of the account book of Francis Wetherbee, blacksmith, Dorset, Vermont, 1824-1832; memory book of Mary Louisa McIntyre, Attica Centre, New York, 1844-1849; memory book of Abigail and Elvira Robbins, Winchendon, Massachusetts, 1824-1835; composition and account book of Joseph R. Wetherbee, [n.p.], 1884-1886; Portland, Oregon, theater programs, 1915-1923.


  • 1824-1923


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

Francis Wetherbee was a blacksmith in Dorset, Vermont. Mary Louisa McIntyre was from Attica Centre, New York. Abigail and Elvira Robbins lived in Winchendon, Massechusetts. Joseph R. Wetherbee lived in Portland, Oregon.


0.25 linear feet (1 container) : 1 container including 3 folders, 4 volumes

Language of Materials



Records of family including account books for blacksmith, memory books, and theater programs. Family members located in Vermont, New York, Massachusetts, and Portland, Oregon.

Processing Information

This collection received a basic level of processing including minimal to no organization and rehousing.

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

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 Wetherbee Family Papers
Complete Description
University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team, Amanda Steele, and Chasmodai Cassidy
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

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

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA