Sarah Sutton diary, 1854  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Sutton, Sarah
Title
Sarah Sutton diary
Dates
1854 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.1 linear feet, (1 container)  :  1 volume
Collection Number
CA Su87
Summary
Sarah Sutton traveled to Oregon with her husband, John Sutton, their four children and other family and friends from Cass County, Illinois to Grand Ronde Valley, Oregon. Collection includes one volume of Sarah Sutton's printed diary of crossing the plains pasted into a ledger book.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

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Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Sarah Sutton ( -1854) traveled to Oregon with her husband, John Sutton, their four children and other family and friends from Cass County, Illinois to Grand Ronde Valley, Oregon. She perished during the journey.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection includes one volume of Sarah Sutton's printed diary of crossing the plains from Illinois to the Grand Ronde Valley, Oregon in 1854 pasted into a ledger book.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Pioneers--Oregon Territory
  • Women Pioneers--Oregon--Diaries

Geographical Names

  • Oregon National Historic Trail--Description and travel

Form or Genre Terms

  • Diaries