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Major Benjamin Alvord of Fort Vancouver, Washington Territory, wrote a letter dated July 16, 1863 to J.M. Sutton of Jacksonville, regarding fighting in the Rogue River Valley. The collection contains the letter, which references Jesse and Lindsay Applegate.
Jesse Applegate was an Oregon pioneer, politician, and helped establish the Applegate Trail. Collection includes 1 letter from Jesse Applegate to unidentified recipient Charley [his brother?] discussing his reasons for disinheriting his daughter, and mentioning the coming national election.
Jesse Applegate was an Oregon pioneer, politician, and helped to establish the Applegate Trail. Collection contains notes and correspondence regarding Oregon.
Jessie Applegate was an Oregon pioneer, legislator, and writer who helped established the Applegate Trail. This collection contains a brief overview of Jesse Applegate's life, and a brief narrative of early Oregon events. Includes commentary on River of the West, a book on early Oregon history written by Mrs. Frances Fuller Victor, and corrections to some of her statements.
Elwood Evans (1828-1898) was a lawyer, politician, and historian of the Pacific Northwest. The collection consists of a single notebook intended primarily as source notes for Evans' historical work.
Nina L. Faubion (1884-1945) was a writer, artist, and amateur mycologist, and also worked as secretary to her father, Senator (and also Mayor) Harry Lane of Oregon. The collection (1887-1938) contains Faubion correspondence and an unpublished manuscript, as well as Harry Lane correspondence and a scrapbook.
Anne Applegate was the great niece of Jessie Applegate and the grandaughter of Charles Applegate who are known for establishing the Applegate Trail in Oregon. Collection contains one, typed manuscript of her history of the Applegates in Oregon, particularly the Charles Applegate family of Yoncalla. Written between 1955 and 1960 from letters, diaries, and recollections.
The collection contains a letter from John Minto to William P. Lord, of Salem, Oregon, dated January 15, 1892. In the letter, Minto describes his experiences as an escort for Jesse Applegate, from 1847 to 1848, including travel through the Siskiyou mountains.
- Correspondence 5
- Pioneers 5
- Oregon 3
- Pioneers -- Oregon -- Correspondence 2
- Applegate Trail 1
- Elections -- United States 1
- Family papers 1
- Frontier and pioneer life -- Oregon -- Rogue River Valley (Klamath County-Curry County) 1
- Frontier and pioneer life -- Oregon National Historic Trail 1
- Indians of North America -- Wars -- Oregon 1
- Judges -- Oregon -- Correspondence 1
- Legislators -- Oregon 1
- Manuscripts (documents) 1
- Mayors -- Oregon -- Portland 1
- Military 1
- Mycologists -- Oregon 1
- Northwest, Pacific -- History -- Sources 1
- Notebooks 1
- Oregon -- History 1
- Oregon -- History -- 19th century 1 ∧ less
- Victor, Frances Fuller, 1826-1902 2
- Alvord, Benjamin, 1813-1884 1
- Applegate, Lindsay, 1808-1892 1
- Davenport, T. W. (Timothy Woodbridge) 1
- Evans, Elwood, 1828-1898 1
- Faubion, Nina Lane, 1884-1945 1
- Honeyman, Nan Wood, 1881-1970 1
- Kruse, Anne Applegate 1
- Lane, Harry, 1855-1917 1
- Lane, Joseph, 1801-1881 1
- Lord, William Paine 1
- McLoughlin, John, 1784-1857 1
- Minto, John, 1822-1915 1
- Oregon State Insane Asylum 1
- Pease, Lute, 1869-1963 1
- Saxton, Charles 1
- Smith, Seneca 1
- Sutton, J. M., active 1863 1 ∧ less