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Elizabeth Marsh letter

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 022] 1
Identifier: SFM 022

Scope and Contents

Letters regarding the Ephraim P. Roberts family's experiences in Ponape, a Sanyavin Island in the West Pacific, and at the University of Oregon ca. 1858-1896.


  • 1948 Dec. 5


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

Granddaughter of Ephraim Peter Roberts, Congregational missionary who served three years in Ponape.


0.02 linear feet

Language of Materials



Letter from Elizabeth Marsh to Martin Schmitt describing the provenance of some pamphlets published in Honolulu and Ponape by her grandfather, and explaining their family's connections with the University of Oregon.

General Physical Description note

1 item (4 leaves) ; 24 cm.

Processing Information note

Collection is processed.

Guide to the Elizabeth Marsh letter
Preliminary Description
Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team
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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