Robert Owen letters, 1844-1846

Overview of the Collection

Owen, Robert, 1771-1858
Robert Owen letters
1844-1846 (inclusive)
0.1 cubic feet, (1 folderĀ in shared box)
Collection Number
Mss 1575
Photocopies of correspondence of Robert Owen on the Oregon Question. Correspondents include J. M. Storms, also known as Cora Montgomery; Robert Dale Owen, his son; and Sir Robert Peel.
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Photocopies of correspondence of Robert Owen regarding the Oregon Question, 1844-1846. Correspondents include J. M. Storms, also known as Cora Montgomery; Vincent Cooke; Robert Dale Owen, his son; the Earl of Aberdeen; and Sir Robert Peel. The copies were made from originals held in Manchester, England.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Robert Owen letters, Mss 1575, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Restrictions on Use

The Oregon Historical Society owns the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from copyright owners.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Location of Originals

Original letters are held in the Robert Owen Collection, GB 1499 ROC, National Co-operative Archive, Manchester, England.

Processing Note

Processing note: Collection was titled "Robert Dale Owen letters" prior to August 2023.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Oregon question

Personal Names

  • Montgomery, Cora, 1807-1878--Correspondence
  • Owen, Robert Dale, 1801-1877--Correspondence
  • Owen, Robert, 1771-1858--Correspondence
  • Peel, Robert, 1788-1850--Correspondence

Form or Genre Terms

  • correspondence