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Fred Elijah Ames was a forester in Oregon. The collection contains his diaries, photographs, and reports.
Simon R. Bowermeister was an enlisted man who served in Company D., 3d Regiment, Virginia Mounted Riflemen during the American Civil War. Bowermeister died in a Confederate prison in 1864. The collection (1863) contains letters written to Harriet A. McConnell describing a soldier's life.
Fred Michael Fuecker (1895-1975) served in the military from 1911-1955, including World War I and World War II. The collection consists of a World War I diary, administrative papers of the provost marshal of Los Angeles and Arizona, and of Service Command Unit 4910, Los Angeles (1942-1944), and seven photograph albums, (1911-1924), scrapbooks and mementos.
William C. Gleim was an enlisted man from Chicago during the Philippine-American War (Philippine War of Independence), probably in the 1st Illinois Battalion. The collection (1899) contains correspondence written from Gleim to his parents from the transport ship Sherman en route to the Philippines, and from Luzon.
George Arthur Hartman (1878-1952), an Oregonian, worked in banking, became the mayor and postmaster of Pendleton, Oregon, and served in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War. The collection (1898-1899) contains letters written by Hartman while he was in the service.
Mark L. Hersey (1863-1934) was appointed inspector of the Philippine Constabulary in 1905 and became chief of the Mindanao District in 1909, where he served until 1914. The collection (1909-1914) contains diaries and correspondence.
Jacob Imhoff served in the Spanish American War in the Philippines, in Company E, 14th Infantry. The collection (1899) consists of one letter from Imhoff to Agnes Plummer of Portland, Oregon, in which he describes military life.
Orders to Capt. [Criouch?] of Company J. from Col. John Kelsey instructing him to move the wounded men and loose animals to Roseburg.
Peter Bernard Kyne (1880 - 1957) a soldier who served in the Spanish American War and WWI, became an author whose war experience provided the background for many of his later stories. The collection (1898-1918) contains correspondence written while Kyne served in the Philippines, during his discharge between wars, and a later letter written in France during WWI.
Sylvester Mowry (1830-1871), became a commissioned soldier, owned mining claims, was the founder of Mowry, Arizona, and was arrested and imprisoned on suspicion of being a southern sympathizer. The collection contains a a letter written July 18, 1853, to Edward J. Bicknall, from Mowry.
Oregon Infantry, 1st Regiment, Company B, was part of the Oregon Volunteer's regiment during the American Civil War. The collection (1864-1867) contains letters received and sent by Captain Ephraim Palmer, and also financial records and "monthly returns."
Colonel Joseph Benjamin Pate (1879-1964) served in the Philippine Constabulary, WWI, and was assigned to South America from 1936-1942. The collection contains biographical files, photographs, a Philippine Constabulary officer list, diaries and mementoes, 1908-1964.
The collection contains a letter and accompanying diagrams, dated June 9, 1866 from lieutenant William A. Shipley of the Quartermaster's office, to his superiors, regarding public buildings, including the Siletz Block House and supplies he wishes to sell.
Frederick Steiwer (1883-1939) became a lawyer who served as Oregon district attorney 1912-1916, was elected to the State Senate, served in WWI, and was elected to the U.S. Senate (1926-1938). The collection contains political campaign records, army records, correspondence and clippings, 1911-1933.
Joseph V. Thebaud (1888 - ) served in the Philippine Constabulary in 1912, resigned in 1915, and later served as an officer in the U.S. Army. The collection (1912-1916) contains diaries covering Thebaud's experience in the Constabulary, manuscript maps, and photographs.
George Washington Walker was a soldier in the 32nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. The collection consists primarily of correspondence between Walker and his wife, Mary Webster Walker, during the war.
William Fursuar Wellington (1835 - ) served as a private in Company K, 42d Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry during the America Civil War. The collection (1864-1865) consists of correspondence to his wife, a photograph, and discharge papers.
The collection contains a photocopied letter dated April 28, 1865, by George Weston, Ft. Colville, Washington Territory, to Thomas Kern, Ft. Walla Walla, Washington Territory, regarding the American Civil war, the death of Lincoln, and the capture of General Lee.
Edward B. Williams was a soldier of Company C, 32nd Iowa Infantry, during the American Civil War. The collection (1864-1865) contains correspondence and a broadside.
Roy Martin Winger (1885- ?) served in WWI, taught at Army overseas schools during WWII, and was a professor of mathematics at the University of Oregon, and at universities in Washington and Illinois. The collection (1918-1968) contains personal letters sent while Winger was a private during WWI, when he taught in Army overseas schools during WWII, and also when he was a professor at the University of Washington.
- Military 18
- Correspondence 17
- Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence 9
- Oregon 6
- Diaries 5
- Photographs 5
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 4
- Maps 3
- Philippines -- History -- Philippine American War, 1899-1902 -- Personal narratives, American 3
- Politics and Politicians 3
- Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Campaigns -- Philippines 3
- Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Personal narratives, American 3
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American 3
- Native Americans 2
- Philippines -- Politics and government -- 1898-1935 2
- Philippines -- History -- 1898-1946 2
- Philippines -- Photographs 2
- Soldiers -- United States -- Diaries 2
- Administrative records 1
- Albumen prints 1 + ∧ less
- Philippine Constabulary 3
- Ames, Fred Elijah, 1880-1957 1
- Bandholtz, Harry Hill, 1864-1925 1
- Biarritz American University 1
- Bicknell, Edward Joshua, 1819- 1
- Boutelle family 1
- Boutelle, Frazier Augustus, 1840-1924 1
- Boutelle, Frazier Augustus, Mrs. 1
- Boutelle, Harry Moss, -1899 1
- Bowermeister, Simon R., -1864 1
- Burns, Agnes Plummer, 1877-1975 1
- Fuecker, Fred M. (Fred Michael), 1895-1975 1
- Gleim, William C. 1
- Harbord, James G. (James Guthrie), 1866-1947 1
- Hartman, George Arthur, 1878-1952 1
- Hersey, Mark Leslie, 1863-1934 1
- Imhoff, Jacob 1
- Kelsey, John, Colonel 1
- Kyne, Peter B. (Peter Bernard), 1880-1957 1 + ∧ less