John Smith Griffin letter to Brother and Sister Smith and Brother William Geiger, Jr.
Collection includes one handwritten letter by John Smith Griffin written at Tualatin Plains regarding the establishment of a Congregational Church near the Tualatin River.
- Creation: 1853-05-09
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Biographical / Historical
John Smith Griffin (1807–1899) was an Oregon pioneer and missionary who participated at the Champoeg Meetings that created the Provisional Government of Oregon in 1843.
0.1 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder
Language of Materials
John Smith Griffin (1807–1899) was an Oregon pioneer and missionary. The collection consists of a handwritten letter by Griffin regarding the establishment of a Congregational Church near the Tualatin River.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase from Long Brothers Fine and Rare Books, 2021.
Processed by Alexa Goff, 2023.
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