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The organizational journal of an emigrant train of 1845

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [SFM 220] 1
Identifier: SFM 220

Scope and Contents

The organizational journal of an emigrant train of 1845, captained by Solomon Tetherow / by Solomon Tetherow. An account of the wagon train mastered by Solomon Tetherow / by Fidelia March Bowers


  • 1845-1869


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.


0.05 linear feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



Copy of the (Savannah) Oregon Emigrating Society Constitution, minutes and proceedings, and census. Includes essay titled An Account of the Wagon Train mastered by Solomon Tetherow, written by Fidelia March Bowers, which gives information on the wagon tra.

Related Materials

Other collections relating to this emigrant train or Solomon Tetherow at Special Collections and University Archives include: Solomon Tetherow Journal,1800-1879, A 123.

General Physical Description note

[18], [1], 10, [1] leaves : port. ; 29 cm.

Processing Information

Collection processed.

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 The organizational journal of an emigrant train of 1845
Preliminary Description
University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team and Amanda Steele
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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