- Loughary, W. A., MrsWoolverton (Family : 1864-1941 : Or.)National and International Association of Woolvertons (Wolverton) Wolverton, Bruce, 1853-1929
- Woolverton family papers
- 1864-1941 (inclusive)18641941
- 0.025 linear feet, (1 container) : 1 folder
- Collection Number
- A 149
- John Woolverton came overland from Iowa to Oregon in 1856 and settled in Polk County, Oregon. The collection (1864-1941) contains a copy of an overland journal to Oregon, a history of John Woolverton, and proceedings of the National and International Association of Woolvertons.
- University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
1299 University of Oregon
- Access Restrictions
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- Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The collection (1864-1941) contains a copy of an overland journal to Oregon, a history of John Woolverton, and proceedings of the National and International Association of Woolvertons.
The overland journal is a typed copy of an 1864 journal by Mrs. W. A. Loughary, describing the journey from Iowa to Oregon.
The collection includes proceedings (a newsletter) of the National and International Association of Woolvertons, 1941.
There is also a history of John Woolverton (1822-1902) and family, by Bruce Woolverton, and other writings about members of the extended Woolverton family.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
|Guide to the Woolverton Family Papers|
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Overland journeys to the Pacific
- Pioneers--Oregon--Polk County
- Wolverton, John, 1822-1902
- Wolverton family
Form or Genre Terms
- Family histories
- Overland journals