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Simon R. Bowermeister letters to Harriet A. McConnell

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Simon R. Bowermeister was an enlisted man who served in Company D., 3d Regiment, Virginia Mounted Riflemen during the American Civil War. Bowermeister died in a Confederate prison in 1864. The collection (1863) contains letters written to Harriet A. McConnell describing a soldier's life.
 
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Robert L. Buell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert Louis Buell (1898-1966) served in WWI and WWII, and also served as a foreign service officer from 1925 to 1952, and was often posted in the Far East. The collection (1917-1958) contains records and correspondence from Buell's service in WWI, correspondence and memoranda regarding world events and Buell's service in WWII, speeches, recollections, manuscripts, and photographs.
 
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Edward Burns letter to James Boyle

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edward Burns was a soldier who served in the American Civil War. The collection contains a photostat copy of a letter from Burns to James Boyle, dated December 18, 1862.
 
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Edwin Deming papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edwin Willard Deming (1860-1942) was an American sculptor, illustrator and writer who lived among Native American tribes when he was young and then dedicated his career to artistically recording and portraying them accurately and with dignity. The collection consists of his correspondence, drawings, sketches, and paintings, as well as anthropological and linguistic material, notes and other documentation of tribes he visited or lived with.
 
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Harold Hanne Elarth Papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Harold Hanne Elarth (b. 1885) was a U. S. Army officer who served in the Philippine Constabulary and rose to the rank of Lt. Col. The collection contains research for Elarth's book on the Philippine Constabulary, Philippine Constabulary Officers Association history, a diary, letterpress copybooks, a Philippine Constabulary manual, photographs, and correspondence.
 
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James H. Gillian letter

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James H. Gillian was a soldier who served in the American Civil War. The collection contains a letter dated December 19, 1861 from Gillian to his mother.
 
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James H. Gillian letter

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James H. Gillian was a soldier who served in the American Civil War. The collection contains a letter dated December 11, 1862 from Gillian to his mother.
 
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Henry Gilsheuser papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry Gilsheuser served in U.S. Army in the Philippines, rose to the grade of Lieutenant Colonel in the Philippine Constabulary, and was appointed Provincial Governor of Lanao in 1910 and served until 1912, and again from 1915 to 1917. The collection (1907-1916) contains official and semi-official correspondence, Constabulary circulars (newsletters), general orders, and rosters, and also a manuscript regarding the Province of Lanao.
 
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William C. Gleim letters

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William C. Gleim was an enlisted man from Chicago during the Philippine-American War (Philippine War of Independence), probably in the 1st Illinois Battalion. The collection (1899) contains correspondence written from Gleim to his parents from the transport ship Sherman en route to the Philippines, and from Luzon.
 
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Edwin William Hampton correspondence

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edwin William Hampton, from Portland, Oregon, a private in Company H, Oregon Volunteer Infantry, is said to have been the first Oregon soldier killed in the Spanish-American War's Philippines campaign. The letters, with few exceptions, are to and from family members. During the war Hampton was at Presidio, Calif., and in Manila, P.I.
 
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George Arthur Hartman letters from the Philippines

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:George Arthur Hartman (1878-1952), an Oregonian, worked in banking, became the mayor and postmaster of Pendleton, Oregon, and served in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War. The collection (1898-1899) contains letters written by Hartman while he was in the service.
 
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Nathaniel Clinton Howard letters

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Nathaniel Clinton Howard was a private in Company D, 135th Regiment, Illinois Volunteers during the America Civil War. The collection (1864) contains correspondence, mostly letters to his wife and children in Pilot, Illinois.
 
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Jacob Imhoff letter to Agnes Plummer

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jacob Imhoff served in the Spanish American War in the Philippines, in Company E, 14th Infantry. The collection (1899) consists of one letter from Imhoff to Agnes Plummer of Portland, Oregon, in which he describes military life.
 
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Peter Bernard Kyne war correspondence

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Peter Bernard Kyne (1880 - 1957) a soldier who served in the Spanish American War and WWI, became an author whose war experience provided the background for many of his later stories. The collection (1898-1918) contains correspondence written while Kyne served in the Philippines, during his discharge between wars, and a later letter written in France during WWI.
 
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Will H. Robinson letter to Grace Plummer

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Will H. Robinson served in the Spanish American War in the Philippines. The collection (1899) contains one letter from Robinson, sent from Manila, to Grace Plummer of Portland, Oregon.
 
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Isobel Walker Soule papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Isobel Walker Soule (1820-1883) was a social worker, editor, and journalist active in the social causes of the 1930s. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, subject files including labor groups and committees, a scrapbook, George Soule correspondence and a manuscript, and an autobiography by James Blaine Walker.
 
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Maria Van Wagonen collection of letters of J. R. Young and C. Scriber, 24th Regiment, New York Volunteers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:J.R. Young and C. Scriber served in the 24th Reginment, New York Volunteers during the America Civil War and were stationed in or near Arlington, Virginia. The collection (1861-1862) contains letters from Young and from Scriber written to a Maria Van Wagonen, illustrated Civil War stationary and envelopes, and a Civil War patriotic fold-out of the "Rose of Washington."
 
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William Fursuar Wellington letters

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Fursuar Wellington (1835 - ) served as a private in Company K, 42d Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry during the America Civil War. The collection (1864-1865) consists of correspondence to his wife, a photograph, and discharge papers.
 
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Roy Winger papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Roy Martin Winger (1885- ?) served in WWI, taught at Army overseas schools during WWII, and was a professor of mathematics at the University of Oregon, and at universities in Washington and Illinois. The collection (1918-1968) contains personal letters sent while Winger was a private during WWI, when he taught in Army overseas schools during WWII, and also when he was a professor at the University of Washington.

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