Salem, Oregon unidentified family photograph album, circa 1898-1908

Overview of the Collection

Salem, Oregon unidentified family photograph album
circa 1898-1908 (inclusive)
.29 cubic feet (1 album)
Collection Number
Album 208
104 black and white photographs in 1 album, ca. 1898-1908, of mostly unidentified people and scenes near Salem, Oregon.
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Conversion of this record was made possible by a grant from the National Historic Publications and Records Commission, an agency of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

104 black and white photographs in 1 album, ca. 1898-1908, of mostly unidentified people and scenes near Salem, Oregon, including dairy farming, hunting, trains, ships, dogs, cats children, parades and livestock. Identified subjects include: P. J. Flint's ranch in Yakima, Washington; Mrs. J. O. Davidson's house; J. Tedrow's house; First Baptist Church in Portland, Oregon; E. Evans' house; J. E. Rhodes' house; General Grant's house in Vancouver, Washington; Dickinson family farm; Emma Walker's grave; J. M. Butler's camp in Sodaville, Oregon; Chris Peterson's house; Buena Vista, Oregon; Highland School; Downtown Salem, Oregon.

Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top

This album was originally cataloged as the Robert Davidson Collection, however, without any accession records, this designation is not verifiable.

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 before any reproduction use. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all of the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright owners.

Preferred Citation

Salem, Oregon Unidentified Family Photograph Album, Album 208, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Children -- Oregon -- Photographs.
  • Dairy farming -- Oregon -- Salem -- Photographs.
  • Farm life -- Oregon -- Salem -- Photographs.
  • Hunting -- Oregon -- Photographs.
  • Livestock -- Oregon -- Salem -- Photographs.
  • Parades -- Oregon -- Photographs.
  • Pets -- Oregon -- Photographs.

Corporate Names

  • First Baptist Church (Portland, Or.) -- Photographs.

Family Names

  • Butler, J. M. -- Homes and haunts -- Photographs.
  • Davidson, J. O., -- Mrs. -- Homes and haunts -- Photographs.
  • Dickinson family -- Homes and haunts -- Photographs.
  • Evans family -- Homes and haunts -- Photographs.
  • Flint, P. J. -- Homes and haunts -- Photographs.
  • Grant, Ulysses S. -- (Ulysses Simpson), -- 1822-1885 -- Homes and haunts -- Photographs.
  • Peterson, Chris -- Homes and haunts -- Photographs.
  • Rhodes, J. E. -- Homes and haunts -- Photographs.
  • Tedrow, J. -- Homes and haunts -- Photographs.
  • Walker, Emma -- Tomb -- Photographs.

Geographical Names

  • Buena Vista (Or.) -- Photographs.
  • Portland (Or.) -- Photographs.
  • Salem (Or.) -- Photographs.
  • Sodaville (Or.) -- Photographs.
  • Vancouver (Wash.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Photographs.
  • Yakima (Wash.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Photographs.

Form or Genre Terms

  • Photographs. -- aat