Nathaniel Myer diary of a trip to the Rogue River Valley, 1853 PDF
- Myer, Nathaniel
- Nathaniel Myer diary of a trip to the Rogue River Valley
- 0.1 linear feet, (1 folder)
- Collection Number
- A 086
- Nathaniel Myer's diary recounts his travels from Van Buren, Iowa to the Rogue River Valley of Oregon. His diary includes descriptions of the weather and landscapes along with events.
- University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
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Historical NoteReturn to Top
Nathaniel Myer (1786-1870) was a pioneer and millwright who traveled from Van Buren, Iowa to the Rogue River Valley of Oregon in 1853. His son W.C Myer who migrated over with the family during 1853 became well known as a Rogue River Valley grain produceer and cattle breeder.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Nathaniel Myer's diary recounts his 1853 travels from Van Buren, Iowa to the Rogue River Valley of Oregon. His diary includes descriptions of the weather and landscapes along with events.
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[Identification of item], Nathaniel Myer diary of a trip to the Rogue River Valley, Oregon, A 086, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Subject Terms :
- Frontier and pioneer life--Oregon
- Pioneers--Oregon--Josephine County
- Geographical Names :
- Oregon National Historic Trail--Description and travel
- Form or Genre Terms :
- Journals (accounts)