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Family papers

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Personal papers of members of a single family; usually of parents and their children, but sometimes including papers of spouses and their families as well.

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Jesse A. Applegate letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [SFM 014] 1: [Barcode: i18074704]
Identifier: SFM 014

Jesse Applegate was an Oregon pioneer, politician, and helped establish the Applegate Trail. Collection includes 1 letter from Jesse Applegate to unidentified recipient Charley [his brother?] discussing his reasons for disinheriting his daughter, and mentioning the coming national election.

Dates: October 31, 1964

Lila Shirk Butler letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [SFM 019] 1: [Barcode: i18074728]
Identifier: SFM 019

Letter from Lila Shirk Butler to Martin Schmitt responding to his inquiry about her father, David L. Shirk, Jan. 22, 1956.

Dates: 1956 Jan. 22

D. W. Collins letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [SFM 008] 1: [Barcode: i17856152]
Identifier: SFM 008

Letter from D.W. Collins to his brother, J.L. Collins, regarding a land purchase, Sept. 19, [1876?].

Dates: 1876? Sept. 19

Ellmaker family papers

Identifier: A 032

The Ellmakers are a prominent pioneer family who first settled in Lane County, Oregon in the 1850s following their journey across the United States on the Oregon Trail. The Ellmaker family papers include personal papers of members of the Ellmaker family; maps, drawings, and photographs; artifacts; books and periodicals; and genealogical research and resources.

Dates: 1768-2005

Sarah Ann Foster letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [SFM 010] 1: [Barcode: i18074650]
Identifier: SFM 010

Letter from Sarah Ann Foster to her brother, Daniel Bowen Foster, discussing family news and the death of an acquaintance from drinking, Nov. 15, [18--?].

Dates: 18--? Nov. 15

Grelle family papers

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025042050571]
Identifier: Ax 221

The Grelle family consisted of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Grelle, their daughters Clara, Elsa and Freda Grelle, and their sons Frederick and Edward Grelle (wife Bessie (nee' Henry). The collection (1869-1956) contains incoming and outgoing personal correspondence, to and from multiple family members and other people.

Dates: 1869-1956

Parman Shoemaker Family papers

Identifier: Coll 286

The Parman Shoemaker Family papers are divided into eleven series, according to family members and also by medium. The bulk of this collection consists of letters, notably correspondences from World War I and World War II.

Dates: circa 1850-2015, undated; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1989

Proebsting family papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025041810165]
Identifier: Coll 505

The Proebsting family lived in Montana and Idaho before moving to Medford, Oregon in 1916. The collection includes correspondence, clippings, and a stock agreement.

Dates: 1891-1931

Wolcott-Gibbs family papers

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025041715968]
Identifier: Ax 277

Wolcott - Gibbs family members are relatives of Oliver Wolcott (1726-1797), who was a member of the Continental Congress, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, a general in the Revolutionary War, and, late in his life, the governor of the state of Connecticut (Litchfield Historical Society). The collection (1785-1870) contains correspondence and family papers.

Dates: 1785-1867