Benjamin Freeland collection, 1854-1933  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Freeland, Benjamin.
Title
Benjamin Freeland collection
Dates
1854-1933 (inclusive)
Quantity
.02 cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection Number
Mss 811
Summary
Collection includes: Photocopy manuscript letter, with typed transcript, from Benjamin Freeland to his brother, February 3, 1854; Typescript document by Chester S. Freeland, 8 pp, June 13, 1933, about Benjamin Freeland's journey to the Oregon Country with some history about Frederick Douglass, with letter of transmittal. Benjamin Freeland (1794-1880) settled on the Calapooya River in Linn, County, Oregon, during the fall of 1853.
Repository
Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Davies Family Research Library
Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
97205
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
libreference@ohs.org
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Conversion of this record was made possible by a grant from the National Historic Publications and Records Commission, an agency of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Benjamin Freeland (1794-1880) settled on the Calapooya River in Linn, County, Oregon, during the fall of 1853.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection includes: Photocopy manuscript letter, with typed transcript, from Benjamin Freeland to his brother, February 3, 1854; Typescript document by Chester S. Freeland, 8 pp, June 13, 1933, about Benjamin Freeland's journey to the Oregon Country with some history about Frederick Douglass, with letter of transmittal.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The Oregon Historical Society is the owner of the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the Research Library prior to any use of reproductions. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use of reproductions may required seeking additional authorization from the copyright holders.

Preferred Citation

Benjamin Freeland Collection, Mss 811, Oregon Historical Society.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Oregon.
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific.
  • Pioneers -- Oregon.
  • Family Names :
  • Douglass, Frederick, -- 1818-1895.
  • Freeland, Benjamin -- Correspondence.
  • Freeland, Benjamin.
  • Freeland, Chester S.
  • Geographical Names :
  • Linn County (Or.) -- History.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Letters (correspondence) -- aat
  • Manuscripts for publication. -- aat