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Garry W. Jewett papers, 1938-1942

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Jewett, Garry W.
Title
Garry W. Jewett papers
Dates
1938-1942 (inclusive)
Quantity
3.5 linear feet, (3 containers)
Collection Number
Ax 147
Summary
Garry W. Jewett lived in Pomeroy, Washington and was an attorney for the Nez Percé tribe. The collection contains papers related to Jewett's service as attorney to the Nez Percé Indians.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions
Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.
Languages
English

Historical NoteReturn to Top

Garry W. Jewett was an attorney and hotel owner in Pomeroy, Washington. He was an attorney for the Nez Percé tribe.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains papers related to Jewett's service as attorney to the Nez Percé Indians in the Court of Claims, case no. L-194, Joseph's Band of Nez Percé Tribe of Indians vs. The United States, 1938-1942. The files include correspondence with Clarence C. Dill. There are also two boxes of material from Jeanne Jewett, including family photographs, correspondence and scrapbooks.

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.

Archival may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Garry W. Jewett Papers, Ax 147, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Nez Percé correspondenceReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1
Nez Percé Indians and Wilkinson, Amos
1935-1936
1 2
Nez Percé Indians
1938-1942
1 3
Nez Percé Indians and Dill, Clarence
1937-1941
1 4
Nez Percé Indians
1940-1942
1 5
Jewett, Garry W. personal correspondence
1940-1955

Unprocessed papersReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Autograph albums
1889-1892
1
Photograph albums
1
Photographs
1
Scrapbooks (2)
1
Letters (Correspondence) Jewett, Jeanne
Folder
2 2
Photographs; Miscellaneous
2 3
Jewett Family of America yearbooks
2 4
Jewett, Jeanne
2 5
Miscellaneous records
2 6
Yearbooks of the Idaho Children's Commission
2 7
Letters (Correspondence)
2 8
Jewett, Jeanne personal papers
1961
2 9
Photographs of family