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J. K. Guttry diary

 Collection — Folder: 1 (1 clamshell box)
Identifier: A 240

Scope and Contents

Guttry's two-volume diary, which he kept while in school and during his move back to Oregon to teach (1889-1891), is informative, but not reflective.


  • Creation: 1889-1891


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

J. K. Guttry (1869 - ?), of Sheridan, Oregon, lived and worked in rural areas in Oregon. In September 1890 he went to Akron, Ohio to attend Buchtel College. He returned to Oregon early in 1891 after a fire closed the school. He passed a teaching examination and took a teaching job in Harmony, Oregon.


0.025 linear feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



J. K. Guttry (1869 - ?), of rural Sheridan, Oregon, became a teacher and worked in in Harmony, Oregon. The collection (1889-1891) contains Guttry's diary.

Physical Description

1 folder.

Guide to the J. K. Guttry Diary
Complete Description
Tanya Parlet
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Finding aid written in English.
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Repository Details

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

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA