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George B. Roberts recollections : Cathlamet, Oregon, 1878-1882.
BANC MSS P-A 79-87 FILM Positive microfilm; BANC MSS P-A 83
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Title:

George B. Roberts recollections: Cathlamet, Oregon, 1878-1882
Hubert Howe Bancroft collection

Creator/Contributor:

Roberts, George B. (George Bassett), 1815-, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Victor, Frances Fuller, 1826-1902, correspondent.

Abstract:

A series of letters to Mrs. F.F. Victor, usually in reply to queries, and one to H.H. Bancroft, 1879. A naval apprentice to the Hudson's Bay Company in Oregon from 1830 and for many years clerk at Fort Vancouver, Roberts provides character sketches of many Company people, Oregon visitors by sea and by land, and missionaries and later settlers. The manuscript covers the whole of the old Oregon country, with many sidelights on Washington, British Columbia, and Alaska.

Date:

1878 (issued)

Subject:

Roberts, George B. (George Bassett) -- 1815- -- Archives
Hudson's Bay Company.
Missions -- Oregon
Oregon -- Biography
Vancouver Barracks (Wash.)
Washington (State)
British Columbia
Alaska

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
George B. Roberts recollections : Cathlamet, Oregon, 1878-1882, BANC MSS P-A 83, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In English.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.

Type:

Autobiographies.

Physical Description:

print
107 leaves ; 32 cm.
partial microfilm reel (111 exposures) : negative (Rich. 105:15) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-A 79-87 FILM Positive microfilm
BANC MSS P-A 83

Origin:

Oregon