H. Johnson journal , 1860s

Overview of the Collection

Johnson, H.
H. Johnson journal
1860s (inclusive)
0.1 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
SFM 067
H. Johnson journal from the 1860s discusses trips through Oregon and local Methodist churches.
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 5413463068
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Historical NoteReturn to Top

H. Johnson was a methodist preacher who lived in Oregon in the 1860s. He frequently traveled between Portland, Oregon and the Dalles, Oregon.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Journal kept by H. Johnson describing an ocean voyage to Oregon during the 1860s, the collision of two ships, and a subsequent trip from Portland to The Dalles, Oregon. The journal contains a list, by city and county, of suscribers to Smith's New Naval & Military Map of the United States, expenses for September and October 1865, and a discussion of local Methodist churches.

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Location of Collection

Collection is located with other small manuscript collections.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Methodist Church--Northwest, Pacific

Geographical Names

  • Oregon--Description and travel
  • Oregon--History