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Sylvester Pennoyer scrapbook

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: CA P834

Scope and Contents

Collection includes 1 scrapbook of 159 pages of letters, printed messages, speeches, and newspaper clippings relating to Sylvester Pennoyer and family as well as a portrait of Pennoyer.

Dates

  • 1852-1916

Creator

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

Sylvester Pennoyer (1831–1902) was an attorney, businessman, and politician in Oregon. He served as Governor of Oregon from 1886 to 1895 and mayor of Portland from 1896 to 1898.

Extent

0.1 linear feet (1 container) : 1 volume

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Sylvester Pennoyer (1831–1902) was an attorney, businessman, and politician in Oregon. Collection includes 1 scrapbook, 159 pages of letters, printed messages, speeches, and newspaper clippings relating to Sylvester Pennoyer and family.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Robert A. Miller.

Processing Information

Collection processed by staff.

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

Title
Guide to the Sylvester Pennoyer Scrapbook
Status
Complete Description
Author
Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team and Jenn Newby
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

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

Contact:
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA