Oregon Territory -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: i49072675]
Identifier: CA 1853 Aug 15
Abstract Josiah Failing (1806-1877) was a businessman who became the fourth mayor of Portland in April of 1853. The collection consists of a petition to the Board of County Commissioners that they intervene on behalf of John Davis, a "destitute blind man".
Dates: 1853 August 15