William McMillen papers, 1835-1901  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
McMillen, William,1824-1869.
Title
William McMillen papers
Dates
1835-1901 (inclusive)
Quantity
.08 cubic feet (2 folders)
Collection Number
Mss 1555
Summary
Collection includes: Receipts; Tax and financial records; Deeds; Legal documents regarding his estate, 1870-1874; Certificates and papers relating to his service as Multnomah County Sheriff, 1850-1860; Correspondence relating to his service as delegate to the National Democratic Committee in 1864; Genealogical information, including a manuscript copy of an obituary, incorrectly dated 1901; Miscellaneous ephemera. Per note in collection: William McMillen (1824-1869) was Multnomah County Sheriff in the 1850s, delegate to the National Democratic Committee in 1864, and owned the Hallock & McMillen Building with A. B. Hallock.
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


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Per note in collection: William McMillen (1824-1869) was Multnomah County Sheriff in the 1850s, delegate to the National Democratic Committee in 1864, and owned the Hallock & McMillen Building with A. B. Hallock.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection includes: Receipts; Tax and financial records; Deeds; Legal documents regarding his estate, 1870-1874; Certificates and papers relating to his service as Multnomah County Sheriff, 1850-1860; Correspondence relating to his service as delegate to the National Democratic Committee in 1864; Genealogical information, including a manuscript copy of an obituary, incorrectly dated 1901; Miscellaneous ephemera.

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

William McMillen Papers, Mss 1555, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Sheriffs -- Oregon -- Multnomah County.
  • Corporate Names :
  • Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
  • Family Names :
  • McMillen, William, -- 1824-1869 -- Archives.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Certificates. -- aat
  • Letters (correspondence) -- aat
  • Printed ephemera. -- aat
  • Receipts. -- aat