Katherine L. Fenton letter
Scope and Contents
Collection consists of a letter in which Katherine Fenton describes the lives of her family including her father and herself. She also describes the transformation from pioneer days to a modern progressive community.
- 1926 October 30
- Fenton, Katherine Lucas, 1859-1930 (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Katherine L. Fenton (1859-1930) was a pioneer who settled in Portland, Oregon and a mother of two soldiers. She was married to William D. Fenton who was a sergeant at Base Hospital 46, Bazoilles-sur-Meuse.
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
Katherine L. Fenton was a pioneer who settled in Portland, Or and a mother of two soldiers. Includes a letter in which she describes the lives of her family including her father as well as her own and the transformation from pioneer days to a modern progressive community.
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- Letters (Correspondence) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Pioneers Subject Source: Archiveswest
- Pioneers -- Oregon Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Portland (Or.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century Subject Source: Lcnaf
- Guide to the Katherine L. Fenton Letter
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- Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team and Amanda Steele
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- Finding aid written in English.
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