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Fred Elijah Ames was a forester in Oregon. The collection contains his diaries, photographs, and reports.
Fort Yamhill was established in 1856 during the Rogue River Indian War as a strategic outpost. The collection consists of a single letterpress copy book, recording the outgoing correspondence of the fort.
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.
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.
Earl Landreth (1893-1966) served as an officer in the Philippine Scouts in 1915, and in the U.S. Army, 1917, and rose to the rank of Colonel. The collection consists of correspondence from Landreth to his family during WWII, lectures delivered at Ft. Leavenworth, biographical material, and a publication by Landreth titled Washington Diaries, 1933-1935.
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."
Silas Russell (1835 or 1837-1919) was an Oregon pioneer who farmed near Pleasant Hill, Lane County and who also served in Company H, First Oregon Volunteer Infantry, during the period of "Indian Wars" in Oregon. The collection (1865-1866) contains a diary that describes Russell's experience in the infantry.
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.
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.
- Oregon 8
- Correspondence 7
- Military 7
- Diaries 2
- Native Americans 2
- Oregon -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
- Philippines -- History -- Philippine American War, 1899-1902 -- Personal narratives, American 2
- Soldiers -- Oregon -- Correspondence 2
- Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence 2
- Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Campaigns -- Philippines 2
- Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Personal narratives, American 2
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 2
- Camp Watson (Or.) 1
- Clippings 1
- Colleges and Universities 1
- Financial records 1
- Foresters -- Oregon 1
- Forestry and Forestry Products 1
- Forests and forestry -- Oregon 1
- Fort Colville (Wash. : Army garrison) 1 ∧ less
- Ames, Fred Elijah, 1880-1957 1
- Burns, Agnes Plummer, 1877-1975 1
- Fort Yamhill (Or.) 1
- Gruening, Ernest, 1887-1974 1
- Hartman, George Arthur, 1878-1952 1
- Imhoff, Jacob 1
- Landreth, Earl, 1893-1966 1
- Oregon. Militia. Volunteer Infantry Regiment, 1st 1
- Palmer, Ephraim, 1826-1913 1
- Russell, Silas, 1835 or 1837-1919 1
- Shipley, William A., active 1866 1
- Steiwer, Frederick, 1883-1939 1
- United States. Army. Division of the Pacific 1
- United States. Army. Infantry Division, 14th. Company E 1
- United States. Army. Oregon Infantry Regiment, 1st. (1864-1867). Company H 1
- United States. Army. Oregon Volunteers, 2nd. Company D 1
- United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs 1
- United States. Congress. Senate 1
- United States. Forest Service 1 ∧ less