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Henry Villard letter

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 013] 1
Identifier: SFM 013

Scope and Contents

Letter from Henry Villard to the Board of Regents of the Oregon State University pledging donations.


  • 1881 Oct. 25


Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Conditions Governing Use note

Property rights reside with Special Collections & 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 & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical/Historical note

Oregon businessman active in financing of railroad enterprises and bringing new settlers into Oregon. Made a substantial monetary contribution to the University of Oregon.


0.02 linear feet

Language of Materials



Letter from Henry Villard to the Board of Regents of the Oregon State University [University of Oregon] pledging donations, Oct. 25, 1881. Pledged donations include $1,000 for the foundation of a library.

General Physical Description note

1 item

Processing Information note

Collection is processed.

Guide to the Henry Villard letter
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Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team
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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