James B. Sperry papers, circa 1833-1922  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Sperry, James B., 1833-1922
James B. Sperry papers
circa 1833-1922 (inclusive)
0.1 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
CB Sp37
James Sperry (1833-1922) was a Oregon pioneer, farmer, trader, army veteran, sheep raiser, and politician. Collection contains one, ten paged history of the Sperry Family written by Sperry.
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection contains one ten paged history of the Sperry Family written by James B. Sperry.

Historical NoteReturn to Top

James B. Sperry (1833-1922) was an Oregon pioneer, farmer, trader, army veteran, sheep rancher, and member of the Oregon state legislature.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James B. Sperry papers, CB Sp37, 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
  • Legislators--Oregon
  • Pioneers--Oregon Territory
  • Ranchers--Oregon
  • Personal Names :
  • Sperry, James B., 1833-1922
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Family histories