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Collection Title:James D. Cauthorn journal
Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James D. Cauthorn traveled overland from Mexico, Missouri, to Fort Bridger in 1865. The diary ranges from March 30 to June 25, 1865 and describes his route, modes of transportation, descriptions of the landscape as well his finances.
 
Collection Title:Center for Pacific Northwest Studies postcard collection
Repository:Western Washington University, Center for Pacific Northwest Studies
Summary:This is a collection of postcards from all over the world but largely from the Pacific Northwest. Other topics covered include the United States Coast Guard, British Columbia, the Canadian Rockies, various United States National Parks, the Oregon National Historic Trail, and the American Southwest.
 
Collection Title:Paul Darst diary
Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Paul Darst was an early Oregon Pioneer who crossed the plains in just four months with a small group. Paul Darst diary of plains crossing, from Fort Laramie to Oregon City.
 
Collection Title:Davenport Family papers
Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Timothy Woodbridge (T.W.) Davenport (1826-1911) and his family left Ohio for Oregon in the early 1850s, settling in the upper Willamette Valley. T.W. Davenport was a farmer, surveyor, state representative, state senator, and special Indian agent at the Umatilla Agency in the 1860s. T.W. Davenport’s son, Homer Davenport (1867-1912) became the most highly paid political cartoonist of his time. He also traveled to the Ottoman Empire, returning with the first purebred Arabian horses in America. The Davenport Family Papers contain the personal papers of T.W. Davenport, Homer Davenport, and the Davenport family. The collection includes correspondence, essays, drawings, photographs, and newspaper clippings. Of note are the handwritten and typewritten memoirs of T.W. Davenport and original political cartoons by Homer Davenport.
 
Collection Title:Abigail Scott Duniway papers
Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Abigail Scott Duniway (1834-1915) moved to Oregon from Illinois in 1852 with her family on the Oregon Trail and kept a detailed journal of their travels. Duniway was later a key leader of the Woman's Suffrage Movement in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest, and she aided the national effort. This expansive collection contains her correspondence, published and unpublished literary works, documents pertaining to the suffrage movement, and a considerable amount of newspaper clippings reporting on Duniway's political and social work.
 
Collection Title:Fort Hall Account Books
Repository:University of Idaho Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Financial journals and ledgers of this Oregon Trail post. Also included are papers relating to Nathaniel Jarvis Wyeth, 1834-1889. Photocopies from the Oregon Historical Society microfilm R-578.
 
Collection Title:Orange Gaylord diary
Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Orange Gaylord diary is a typed copy of Gaylord's accounts of his travels to and from the west during the years 1850-1853.
 
Collection Title:The experiences of W.A. Hockett on the Oregon Trail, 1847
Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises a single manuscript that is W.A. Hockett's personal account of his journey across the Oregon Trail. The manuscript was typed by Hockett in 1914 and discusses events occurring in 1846-1847.
 
Collection Title:Menefee (Leah Collins) Papers
Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Research materials and drafts of article "Cutoff Fever, 1853" (1976-1978) by Leah Collins Menefee and Lowell Tiller, regarding the Elijah Elliott wagon train to Oregon, 1853, and the Free Emigrant Road or Elliot Cutoff. Includes copies of diaries, reminiscences, and other documents.
 
Collection Title:Oregon-California Trails Association records
Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:The Oregon-California Trails Association records contain minutes, publications, correspondence, and convention documents of the organization. The Oregon-California Trails Association was formed to conduct scholarly research and to preserve the historic sites associated with the Oregon and California Trails.

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