John R. Williams letters to Lucy Applegate, circa 1840-1910  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Williams, John R., active 1840-1910
Title
John R. Williams letters to Lucy Applegate
Dates
circa 1840-1910 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.1 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
A 148
Summary
Lucy Applegate (1830-1910) was the daughter of Charles Applegate and the niece of Jesse Applegate who helped establish the Applegate Trail in Oregon. Collection contains five letters that are undated.
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


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection contains five letters that are undated. The letters are believed to be written by John R. Willams to Lucy although some may be written by Lucy's sister Irene. The letters known to be written by Williams are very affectionate toward Lucy.

Historical NoteReturn to Top

Lucy Applegate (1830-1910) was the daughter of Charles Applegate and the niece of Jesse Applegate who helped establish the Applegate Trail in Oregon.

John R. Williams was believed to be a dear friend of Lucy Applegate.

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 and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John R. Williams letters to Lucy Applegate, A 148, 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
  • Pioneers--Oregon--Correspondence
  • Women pioneers--Oregon
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Letters (Correspondence)
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Applegate, Lucy, 1830-1910 (correspondent)