John Tod letters to Edward Ermatinger, 1842-1845  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Tod, John, 1779-1830.
Title
John Tod letters to Edward Ermatinger
Dates
1842-1845 (inclusive)
Quantity
4 pp.
Collection Number
Mss 1012
Summary
Typescript copies of letters from John Tod to Edward Ermatinger, 4 pp, March 10, September 1, 1842 and March 10, 1845. Edward Ermatinger (February 1797-October 1876) was a Canadian fur trader, businessman and politician.
Repository
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
97205
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
libreference@ohs.org
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Languages
English
Sponsor
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.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Edward Ermatinger (February 1797-October 1876) was a Canadian fur trader, businessman and politician.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Typescript copies of letters from John Tod to Edward Ermatinger, 4 pp, March 10, September 1, 1842 and March 10, 1845, regarding John McLoughlin, the murder of John McLoughlin Jr., the Hudson's Bay Company, and claim jumping by the Puget Sound Agricultural Co. at Oregon City, Oregon.

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 prior to any use of reproductions. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use of reproductions may required seeking additional authorization from the copyright holders.

Preferred Citation

John Tod Letter to Edward Ermatinger, Mss 1012, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

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Location of Originals

Letters:Provincial Library;British Columbia.


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Fur trade -- Northwest, Pacific.

Corporate Names

  • Hudson's Bay Company.
  • Puget Sound Agricultural Company.

Family Names

  • Ermatinger, Edward, -- 1797-1876 -- Correspondence.
  • McLoughlin, John, -- 1784-1857.
  • McLoughlin, John, -- Jr., -- d. 1842.
  • Tod, John, -- 1779-1830 -- Correspondence.

Form or Genre Terms

  • Letters (correspondence) -- aat