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Benjamin Franklin Dowell papers, 1855-1886.
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Title:

Benjamin Franklin Dowell papers, 1855-1886
Hubert Howe Bancroft collection

Creator/Contributor:

Dowell, Benjamin Franklin, 1826-1897, creator

Abstract:

The most extensive archive of Oregon documents among the Bancroft collections, especially concerned with the Oregon Indian wars, 1853-1856, but including printed material on politics and government, 1863-1864. The volume P-A 139 contains an autobiography.

Date:

1855 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-or
Indians of North America -- Oregon
Indians of North America -- Warfare -- Oregon
Peuples autochtones -- Oregon
Indians of North America
Indians of North America -- Warfare
Politics and government
Oregon -- Imprints
Oregon -- Biography
Oregon -- Politics and government
Oregon -- Imprim├ęs
Oregon -- Biographies
Oregon -- Politique et gouvernement
Oregon
Dowell, Benjamin Franklin -- 1826-1897 -- Archives

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.
Preliminary list of contents in Library.
In English.
Preferred citation: Benjamin Franklin Dowell papers, 1855-1886, BANC MSS P-A 133-140, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Archives.
Bibliographies.
Biographies.
Clippings.
Scrapbooks.

Physical Description:

print
8 volumes (1.55 linear ft.)
1 microfilm reel (832 exposures) : negative (Rich. 105:20) and positive (P-A 133-140 FILM)

Language:

English

Origin:

Oregon