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Adair family reminiscences

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises photocopied typescripts of reminiscences by and about Mary Ann Dickinson Adair and John Adair. John Adair and his family traveled to Oregon via Panama and California after President Polk appointed him Collector of Customs in Astoria. The texts concern life in Kentucky and Oregon and include family information and transcriptions of archival records. Texts of letters written by Mrs. Adair during the journey are also included.
 
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Julius Basinski reminiscences and letters received

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Julius Basinski (1844 - ) immigrated from Germany in 1866 and travelled west in 1870, first to Montana, and later into Oregon and Washington. The collection (1894-1921) contains reminiscences by Basinski and incoming correspondence.
 
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John Jacob Benepe Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The John Jacob Benepe Papers include documents from his Grand Army of the Republic membership; reminiscences describing his experiences during the siege of Vicksburg; Benepe's 1892 invalid pension and supporting affidavit from Captain Daniel K. Hall, Company G, 41st Illinois Infantry; three legal documents pertaining to Benepe's wife, daughter, and mother.
 
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Ed C. Brown Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Ed C. Brown Papers pertain to Brown's farming activities including: crops planted and prices; dairy cattle photos and breeding records; diaries of daily activities and weather; Huntley Project Irrigation District maps; reminiscence of working on the U Cross Ranch near Buffalo, Wyoming in the 1890s.
 
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Joseph Henry Brown papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of a pioneer and historian of Salem, Oregon, including account of his overland journey to Oregon in 1847, correspondence, notes, scrapbooks, account books, minutes of the Farmers' Club of Oregon, and notes and drafts for his book Political history of Oregon (1892).
 
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John Bufvers papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of a Swedish-American gold miner and amateur naturalist documenting his interests and activities, Swedish American matters and wildlife of the Pacific Northwest
 
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Aurelio Bulosan papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of the brother of Filipino-American author, poet, and migrant laborer Carlos Bulosan
 
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Carlos Bulosan papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of a Filipino-American author, poet, and migrant laborer
 
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J. H. (John Henry) Christ papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:J. H. (John Henry) Christ edited a book regarding the recollections of a Pony Express Rider, Isaac Van Dorsey Mossman, who worked for the Pony Express in the mid 1800s. The collection (1954-1955) contains manuscript and research material, correspondence, photographs, and publicity.
 
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Urling Campbell Coe papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Urling Campbell Coe (1881-1956) was a physician who practiced in Bend and Portland, Oregon. The collection (1940-1942) contains correspondence, a scrapbook, and material relating to his published recollections, titled Frontier Doctor.

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