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Record of Deaths ledger, 1891-1901
- Record of Deaths ledger
- 1891-1901 (inclusive)18911901
- 1.42 linear feet, (1 box)
- Collection Number
- This ledger covers a decade of deaths in and around Portland, Oregon, from 1891 to 1901, and includes details on cause, name, dates, place of death, undertaker, and cemetery.
Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
OHSU Historical Collections & Archives
Oregon Health & Science University
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd. MC:LIB
- Access Restrictions
There are no restrictions on access. This collection is open to the public.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The material consists of a large book, 12" x 19", bound in an untitled cardboard cover. It is arranged chronologically from 1891 May 31 tos 1901 June 14. The information is arranged in columns that contain the date of death, name of person, age, place of death, cause of death, name of undertaker and remarks, which include cemetery, place of nativity, race and whether the coroner was called. In many cases there are no remarks given. The bulk of "place of death" is either in or in close proximity to Portland, Oregon.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
No biographical information was provided during the time of processing.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
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Record of Deaths ledger, Collection Number 2001-010, Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Cause of Death
- University of Oregon. Medical School