Theodore T. Geer receipt, 1898 April 28  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Geer, T. T. (Theodore Thurston), 1851-1924
Title
Theodore T. Geer receipt
Dates
1898 April 28
Quantity
0.025 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
CA 1898 Apr 28
Summary
Theodore T. Geer (1851-1924) served in the Oregon State House of Representatives in the 1880s and as governor of Oregon, from January 9, 1899 until January 14, 1903. The collection contains a receipt regarding political offices written by Geer on April 18, 1898.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

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Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC)


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Theodore T. Geer (1851-1924) served in the Oregon State House of Representatives in 1880 and again in 1889 until 1893. He was elected governor of Oregon and served from January 9, 1899 until January 14, 1903.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

In the handwritten receipt, Geer states that he received $1,000 from H.B. Plummer. The receipt goes on to state that if Geer is elected Governor he will appoint Plummer superintendent of the State Penitentiary.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Governors--Oregon
  • Legislators--Oregon
  • Politicians--Oregon
  • Personal Names :
  • Geer, T. T. (Theodore Thurston), 1851-1924
  • Plummer, H. B
  • Corporate Names :
  • Oregon State Penitentiary
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon--Politics and government--1859-1950
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Receipts (financial records)