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Ashmore Family papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Ashmore Family papers are divided according to family member and also by medium. This collection consists of correspondence, writings by and about William and Lida Ashmore and other members of their family, memorabilia, photographs, and Chinese artwork.
 
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James Sanks Brisbin papers

Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary:James Brisbin, a Boalsburg, Pennsylvania, native, served as an Army officer in the Civil War and the Indian Wars, 1868-1891. He was stationed at Fort Ellis, Fort Assiniboine, Fort Custer, Montana Territory, and many other western forts. Brisbin was also a writer and publicist. The collection contains a small amount of correspondence (1860-1890), and writings (1850-1891) concerning the Army, the Indian Wars, the West, and Montana Territory.
 
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Carlisle family papers

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary:This collection contains the papers of the Carlisle family of Logan, Utah. The papers of John E. Carlisle consist of letters, diaries, genealogy notes, and religious memorabilia. The papers of his son, John C. Carlisle, contain university letters, college of education memos, faculty information, student records, and general education materials.
 
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Llyn De Danaan Papers

Repository:The Evergreen State College, Malcolm Stilson Archives and Special Collections
Summary:None
 
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Father De Smet lantern slides

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Father Pierre-Jean De Smet (1801-1873) was a Jesuit missionary active in establishing missions to serve tribes of the Northwest. The collection consists of ten lantern slides with portraits of De Smet and locations where he worked, from the 1870s.
 
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Neil Fullerton Research Collection: Northwest Montana History

Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary:The Neil Fullerton Collection (1932-1968) consists primarily of research data collected by Neil Fullerton concerning the location of Saleesh House, the travels of early explorer David Thompson, the Nez Perce trek of 1877, Indian missions, the naming of local western Montana communities such as Thompson Falls, the early U.S. Forest Service, exploration and the fur trade in the Northwest, and northern Idaho.
 
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Lyda S. Houston papers

Repository:Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Summary:This collection contains multiple booklets written in Chinese, as well as personal correspondence and photographs. Lyda S. Houston was a Christian missionary in the modern day Fuijan province of China during the 1930s and 1940s.
 
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Almira Adeline David Raymond letters from Oregon

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Almira Raymond, wife of mission farmer William W. Raymond, arrived in Oregon in 1849 as part of the mission "reinforcement" aboard the Lausanne. Her letters reflect the hardships of mission life and the ambiguous attitude of the missionaries toward the Indians.
 
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Albert L. Shelton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dr. and Mrs. Albert L. Shelton were Christian missionaries in Tibet. The collection consist of literary manuscripts, tearsheets, and notes that reflect their career as missionaries.
 
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Edith Winifred Simester papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edith Simester was a Christian missionary in China and later Brazil, serving from the 1930s through the 1950s. The collection includes incoming correspondence and transcriptions of letters to her mother.

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