Portland (Or.) -- Politics and government -- 19th century
Subject Source: Lcnaf
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
John Gates papers
Identifier: Ax 036
John Gates (1827-1888) was a construction engineer for the Oregon Steam Navigation Co. and the Oregon Railway and Navigation Co. From 1885 to 1888, he served as mayor of Portland, Oregon. The collection consists of correspondence, financial records, legal documents, diaries, scrapbook pages, steamboat plans and inventions, and photographs.
George Henry Williams address
Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1896 May 16] 1: [Barcode: i50109893]
Identifier: CA 1896 May 16
George Henry Williams (1823-1910) was an Oregon politician, serving as the chief justice of the Territory of Oregon, as a Republican representing Oregon in the U.S. Senate, as Attorney General of the United States, and as Mayor of Portland. The collection contains an address by Williams delivered at the Marquam Grand Theater in Portland, Oregon on May 16, 1896.
Dates: 1896 May 16