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Joseph Henry Brown letter to Nettie Spencer

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Joseph Henry Brown (1867-1898) was an Oregon pioneer, newspaper printer and correspondent, a Veteran, and a historian who wrote about politics, and especially Native American culture and conflicts in Oregon. The collection contains a letter dated April 27, 1895 from Brown to Nettie Spencer regarding his and other's writings on the history of provisional government in Oregon.
 
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Asahel Bush papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Asahel Bush (1824-1913) was a prominent early Oregon citizen who worked as a printer, was the founder and editor of the Oregon Statesman newspaper, and was a banker. The collection (1850-1914) contains photostat copies of correspondence.
 
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A.P. Dennison papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Originally from Maine, A. P. Dennison (1827-?) held numerous minor political offices in the Oregon Territory, including Adjutant General. The papers consist of receipts, letters of appointment, reports, and a bound scrapbook.
 
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Charles Hiram Mattoon letter to Reuben C. Hill

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Hiram Mattoon and Reuben C. Hill were both early ministers of Oregon, and Hill also served in the Oregon territory government, in 1857. The collection contains a letter of January 18, 1862 from Mattoon to Hill, warning Hill about rumours that he favored slavery.
 
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Delazon Smith letters to William H. Smith of Rochester, New York

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Delazon Smith settled in Linn County in 1852 and was one of the first United States Senators from Oregon, elected in 1858. The letters are to his brother and refer at length to the question of statehood for Oregon.

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