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Summary Reverend John Smith Griffin was a missionary who emigrated to Oregon with the Whitman-Spalding group in 1839. In the 1840s, he participated in the Champoeg Meetings, founded the Congregationalist Church of Tualatin Plains, and published a newspaper. This collection of original letters and documents includes material related to the early settlement of Oregon, to the Whitman Massacre, to the Griffin Family, to the Congregationalist Church in Tualatin Plains, and to his newspaper, The Oregon...
Summary Harvey Clark was an Oregon pioneer of 1840 who helped to found Pacific University, and who owned much of the land where the town of Forest Grove now lies. The collection includes one original letter by Harvey Clark dated 1843; a facsimile and transcription of a 1844 letter; a transcription of his 1837 "memory book," a book of verses and notes written by friends; and typed biographical notes about Harvey Clark.
Collection — Folder: MS File Box 2
Summary Henry H. Spalding was a Presbyterian missionary who arrived in the Oregon Territory in 1836. This notebook, which he compiled during the 1850s-1860s, contains writings relating to his daily life as a missionary, farmer and Indian agent.
- Missionaries 2
- Art -- Photographs 1
- Congregational churches 1
- Correspondence 1
- Diaries 1
- Forest Grove, Or. 1
- Native Americans 1
- Newspaper editors -- Oregon 1
- Oregon American and Evangelical Unionist 1
- Pacific University 1
- Tututni Indians 1
- Whitman Massacre, 1847 1 ∧ less
- Spalding, Henry Harmon 2
- Burnett, Peter H. (Peter Hardeman) 1
- Clark, Harvey 1
- Crosby, Nathaniel 1
- Gray, W. H. (William Henry) 1
- Griffin, John Smith 1 ∧ less