Joseph N. Dolph letter to J. D. Lee, May 1, 1884  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Dolph, Joseph Norton, 1835-1897
Joseph N. Dolph letter to J. D. Lee
May 1, 1884
0.025 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
CA 1884 May 1
Joseph N. Dolph (1835-1897) served in the Oregon State Senate and was also elected to the U.S. Senate as a Republican, serving from 1883 to 1895. The collection contains a letter dated May 1, 1884 from Dolph to J. D. Lee of Dallas, Oregon concerning Oregon politics.
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In the letter, Dolph states that he hopes for a Senate Committee on Commerce report against consolidation of Yaquima (sic), Coos Bay, and Willamette collection districts, and he reminds Lee of the importance of a Republican controlled Legislature.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Joseph N. Dolph letter to J. D. Lee, CA 1884 May 1, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Politicians--Oregon--Correspondence
  • Personal Names :
  • Dolph, Joseph Norton, 1835-1897
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon--Politics and government
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence