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Oregon -- History -- 19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Bridge Camp Christmas Dinner Menu

 Collection — Multiple collection box [Coll 451] 1: [Barcode: ALMA246712]
Identifier: Coll 451
Abstract

Collection is comprised of a menu for the Christmas dinner served at Bridge Camp, Oregon in 1921.

Dates: 1921

Joseph Henry Brown "History of Indian Wars in Oregon and Washington" manuscript

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025042617460]
Identifier: F979.5 B814h
Abstract

Joseph Henry Brown (1867-1898) was an Oregon pioneer, newspaper printer and correspondent, Veteran, and a historian who wrote about politics and Native American culture and conflicts in Oregon. Joseph Henry Brown "History of Indian Wars in Oregon and Washington" manuscript contains an unpublished work by Brown that was intended as a companion to his Political History of Oregon to 1848.

Dates: circa 1893

Robert Carleton Clark memorial essays

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025042617478]
Identifier: F979.5 C549
Abstract

Robert Carleton Clark (1877–1939) was and educator and historian who served as head of the department of History at the University of Oregon until his death in 1939. The Robert Carleton Clark memorial essays collection contains unpublished works by Clark's former graduate students on a variety of 19th and early 20th century Oregon history topics.

Dates: 1941-1943

John Cochran bill of sale

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1865 July 1] 1: [Barcode: i5009158x]
Identifier: CA 1865 July 1
Abstract

The collection contains bill of sale to People's Transportation Co. for the steamer Relief, signed by John Cochran and others, on July 1, 1865.

Dates: 1865 July 1

C. S. Culver letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1889 Oct 20] 1: [Barcode: i50125424]
Identifier: CA 1889 Oct 20
Abstract

The collection contains a typed copy of a letter dated October 20, 1889, from C. S. Culver of Mantorville, Minnesota, to his brother and sister Lucius and Amanda Culver. The letter is a description of transportation facilities and natural resources of Oregon during 1889.

Dates: 1889 October 20

Samuel and Permelia Nebeker to Seldon Warner deed of land

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1863 Mar 16] 1: [Barcode: ALMA235489]
Identifier: CA 1863 Mar 16
Abstract

Collection is comprised of a Deed of Land documenting the sale of land from Samuel and Permelia Nebeker to Seldon Warner, all of Linn County, Oregon.

Dates: 1863 March 16

John Minto letter to William P. Lord

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1892 Jan 15] 1: [Barcode: i50120700]
Identifier: CA 1892 Jan 15
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1892 January 15

National Republican Convention personal histories

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1896 July 1] 1: [Barcode: ALMA244872]
Identifier: CA 1896 July 1
Abstract

Collection is comprised of a roster of Oregon delegates to the National Republican Convention in 1896.

Dates: 1896 July 1

William Holman Odell letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1871 Apr 28] 1: [Barcode: i50091050]
Identifier: CA 1871 Apr 28
Abstract

William Holman Odell wrote a letter dated April 28, 1871 to Captain Applegate, of Oregon about Oregon land purchases and surveys regarding Sprague's River land and the Klamath reservation.

Dates: 1871 April 28

Oregon Stage Coach Company records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Bx 050
Abstract

The Oregon Stage Coach Company, owned by Henry W. Corbett, ran a major route between California and Oregon during the mid 1800s. The collection (1866-1867) includes bills, receipts, and waybills.

Dates: 1866-1867

George A. Pease bill of sale

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1865 Sep 1] 1: [Barcode: i50091591]
Identifier: CA 1865 Sep 1
Abstract

The collection contains a bill of sale to People's Transportation Co. for the steamer, Enterprise, signed by George A. Pease ,and others, on September 1, 1865.

Dates: 1865 September 1

Savage family correspondence

 Collection — Multiple collection box [Coll 396] 1: [Barcode: 35025042654349]
Identifier: Coll 396
Abstract

The collection (1869-1878) contains handwritten personal correspondence between members of the Savage family that lived in Maine and Oregon.

Dates: 1869-1878

William A. Shipley papers

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1866 June 9] 1: [Barcode: i50090768]
Identifier: CA 1866 June 9
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1866 June 9

James C. Smith letters patent

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1883 June 19] 1: [Barcode: i50109534]
Identifier: CA 1883 June 19
Abstract

The collection contains a letters patent issued on June 19, 1883 to James C. Smith, of The Dalles, Oregon, for his invention of an improved hand-powered drilling machine (no. 279,834). The collection also includes a leather envelope pouch.

Dates: 1883 June 19

T.J. Smith letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1870 Jan 26] 1: [Barcode: i50091487]
Identifier: CA 1870 Jan 26
Abstract

The collection contains a letter that certifies the Union sympathies of two men from Oregon, signed by T. J. Smith, on January 26, 1870. The letter states that Robert Lodd [Ladd?] of Portland, Oregon and Alex A. Miller of Jacksonville, Oregon are not a part of any rebellion.

Dates: 1870 January 26

Marcus Whitman Walker letters

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell): [Barcode: i49941641]
Identifier: A 175
Abstract

Marcus Whitman Walker was a son of Elkanah Walker, a pioneer missionary in Oregon. The collection (1867-1893) contains letters written by Marcus Walker from Brownsville, Weston, and Warm Springs, Oregon to family members.

Dates: 1867-1893

Joseph Gardner Wilson letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1870 Feb 26] 1: [Barcode: i5009077x]
Identifier: CA 1870 Feb 26
Abstract

Joseph Gardner Wilson, of The Dalles, Oregon, wrote a letter dated February 26, 1870, addressed to "Dear Sir." The collection contains the letter which refers to disposition of scrip from James W. Nesmith to E. M. Barnum, and Wilson writes that he thinks Barnum dishonest.

Dates: 1870 February 26