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Treasure map of Portland, Oregon collection, circa 1862-1970
Overview of the Collection
- Smith, Everett,d. 1933.
- Treasure map of Portland, Oregon collection
- circa 1862-1970 (inclusive)circa 18621970
- .02 cubic feet (1 folder)
- Collection Number
- Mss 2039
- Collection includes: Hand drawn treasure map of Portland, Oregon, February 1962; Photocopy notes and additional information, 2 pp, circa 1970.
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open to the public.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Collection includes: Hand drawn treasure map of Portland, Oregon, February 1962; Photocopy notes and additional information, 2 pp, circa 1970.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Alternative Forms Available
Preservation photocopy available for reference use.
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.
Treasure Map of Portland, Oregon Collection, Mss 2039, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Notesgift of Rose Halemba, Portland, Oregon, 1970.
Per note in collection: The map of a buried treasure in Portland, Oregon surfaced in the posthumous papers of Judge Everett Smith. The map was in the possession of his son, Irving D. Smith, until his death. With no living relatives, his papers went to the court which gave the map to the Oregon Historical Society.
Treasure chart. Oregon Historical Quarterly, 41, (1), p 109.
Buried treasure awaits finder. Oregonian, February 13, 1966.
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Portland (Or.)
- Treasure troves -- Oregon -- Portland.
- Halemba, Rosa.
- Smith, Everett, -- d. 1933.
Form or Genre Terms
- Maps. -- aat