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A. B. Moe - Autobiography

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Autobiography of A.B. Moe, a Norwegian immigrant who came to America in 1881. He lived in Poulsbo, Washington, for 41 years and served as its first mayor.
 
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Adams and Company of California shipping and price lists

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Adams and Company of California was a subsidiary of the Adams Express Company, a shipping and local delivery firm. The collection includes a single four-page list of items and services offered by Adams and Company of California.
 
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James Franklin Amis papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James F. Amis was an attorney who served as the first justice of the peace in Eugene, OR. Records include letters, legal documents, checks, receipts, cash book, one bound domestic bible with family records, and other miscellaneous items
 
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George D. Anderson Journals

Repository:Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Summary:The George D. Anderson Journals documents the activities of George D. Anderson, who traveled from Lyon County, Kansas to Walla Walla Territory by way of Boise, Idaho in 1879, Methow Valley, Skagit, 1880, and had business transactions at Camp Spokane from 1880 to 1881.
 
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Elisha L. Applegate scrapbook

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Elisha L. Applegate (1832-1896) was the brother of Jesse Applegate who helped establish the Applegate Trail. Collection contains one scrapbook of biographical sketches, obituaries, addresses, and other clippings relating to Jacksonville and Ashland, Oregon.
 
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Arthur Torgerson Family History

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The collection consists of a biography of Arthur Torgerson and family reminiscences, in addition to original personal and legal documents such as his baptismal record and citizenship records. Also included are Norwegian language clippings, a genealogical list of Torger Olson’s first and second family members, and Arthur’s application for a homestead in Canada.
 
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Mrs. E.S. Babb Oral History

Repository:Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Summary:The Mrs. E.S. Babb Oral History, which dates from circa 1942, consists of reminiscences of emigration to the Washington Territory and of pioneer life.
 
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James Blakely papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Captain James Blakely (1812-1913) was a merchant and one of the founding members of Brownsville, OR. Collections contains one scrapbook of letters, programs, receipts, photographs, and other mementos relating to the career of James Blakely, Brownsville, Oregon.
 
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Rose A. Blanchard "Memories of My Sister, Fannie Lyons Dimmick"

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Rose Arrington Blanchard was the Oregon born daughter of emigrants to Scottsburg, Oregon. The Rose A. Blanchard "Memories of My Sister, Fannie Lyons Dimmick" collection contains an eleven page account of Blanchard's sister's life as a pioneer resident of Scottsburg and Coos Bay, Oregon.
 
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Bozeman Claim Association Minutes

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Bozeman Claim Association Minutes consist of photocopies of several pages torn from a bound notebook with transactions of the group recorded over the span of five meetings from August 9, 1864 to February 11, 1865. Items represented include the initial surveying boundaries, a failed motion to change the name of the town to "Montana City," the establishment of fees and procedures for making land claims, and election of the group's officers. The minutes were transcribed by William W. Alderson.

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