Allen Family papers, 1854-1940 PDF
- Allen family
- Allen Family papers
- 1854-1940 (inclusive)18541940
- 1.5 linear feet, (1 containers)
- Collection Number
- Ax 009
- Collection consists of general letters (1872-1940) to and from various members of the Allen family, letters (1904-1915) of Franklin S. Allen, letters (1917-1919) of Louise H. Allen, a letterpress book (1906-1908) of Seward D. Allen, and journals (1858-1859) and a composition book (1856-1859) of Franklin Staples.
- University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open to the public.
Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.
- Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
This is a group of miscellaneous family papers. The collection contains general letters (1872-1940) to and from various members of the Allen family; letters of Franklin S. Allen (1904-1915) while a student at the University of Oregon and the University of Virginia; letters of Louise H. Allen (1917-1919), a newspaper reporter in Seattle, WA; and a letterpress book (1906-1908) of Seward D. Allen, a real estate salesman in Eugene, OR. Also included are journals (1858-1859) and a composition book (1854-1959) of Franklin Staples while he was principal of the Central Grammar School in Portland, Maine, and attending Portland Medical School
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
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[Identification of item], Allen Family Papers, Ax 009, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
InventoryReturn to Top
Container(s): Box 1, Folder 111
Allen Family Letters, GeneralReturn to Top
|1||112||1872 1883 1894 1898 1904 1906 1908-1911|
|1||117||January 1920-May 1920|
|1||118||June 1920-December 1920|
1924, 1939, 1940
|1924 1939 1940|
Franklin S. Allen, lettersReturn to Top
1904, 1907, 1909
|1904 1907 1909|
|1||113||January 1911-August 1911|
|1||114||September 1911-December 1911|
|1||115||January 1912-May 1912|
|1||116||June 1912-December 1912|
Louise H. Allen, lettersReturn to Top
Seward D. AllenReturn to Top
Franklin StaplesReturn to Top
Daily Journals: 1858, 1859
"Notes by the Way"
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Personal Names :
- Allen, Franklin S.
- Allen, Franklin S.--Correspondence
- Allen, Louise H.
- Allen, Louise H.--Correspondence
- Allen, Seward D.
- Staples, Franklin, 1833-1904
- Family Names :
- Allen family
- Allen family--Correspondence
- Form or Genre Terms :