Gallagher family legal papers, 1918-1975  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Gallagher family.
Title
Gallagher family legal papers
Dates
1918-1975 (inclusive)
Quantity
.23 cubic feet (1 custom box)
Collection Number
Mss 2744
Summary
Collection includes: Correspondence from Governor Thomas E. Dewey of New York, and others, to P. J. Gallagher, 1946-1947; Wills, titles, tax papers, and decrees, 1918-1975, regarding relative rights of various claimants to the waters of Powder River, a tributary of the Snake River.
Repository
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
97205
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
libreference@ohs.org
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection includes: Correspondence from Governor Thomas E. Dewey of New York, and others, to P. J. Gallagher, 1946-1947; Wills, titles, tax papers, and decrees, 1918-1975, regarding relative rights of various claimants to the waters of Powder River, a tributary of the Snake River. Family members mentioned include Martin P. Gallagher.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The Oregon Historical Society is the owner of the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the Research Library prior to any use of reproductions. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use of reproductions may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright holders.

Preferred Citation

Gallagher Family Legal Papers, Mss 2744, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Gift of Timothy Gallagher, August 1985.


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Water rights -- Oregon -- Powder River.

Family Names

  • Dewey, Thomas E. -- (Thomas Edmund), -- 1902-1971 -- Correspondence.
  • Gallagher family -- Archives.
  • Gallagher, Martin P.
  • Gallagher, P. J.

Geographical Names

  • Powder River (Or.)

Form or Genre Terms

  • Legal documents. -- aat