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Van B. De Lashmutt dictation and biographical material : Portland, Oregon, 1888-1889.
BANC MSS P-A 162; BANC MSS P-A 160-171 FILM
Collection Overview

Title:

Van B. De Lashmutt dictation and biographical material: Portland, Oregon, 1888-1889
Hubert Howe Bancroft collection

Creator/Contributor:

De Lashmutt, Van B., 1842-, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Stone, Nathan Jonas, correspondent.

Abstract:

Include dictation, 1888, describing his overland emigration from Iowa, 1851; service with the California Volunteers during the Civil War; journalistic career in Utah, Nevada, and Oregon; Portland real estate and mining interests; and service as Portland mayor. Other items include his correspondence with Nathan Jonas Stone and The History Company, 1888; typed draft copy of the biographical sketch for Chronicles, with manuscript revisions; corrected page proof; and miscellaneous printed matter.

Date:

1888 (issued)

Subject:

De Lashmutt, Van B -- 1842- -- Archives
United States. -- Army. -- California Volunteers (1861-1866)
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives
Journalism -- West (U.S.)
Mayors -- Oregon -- Portland
Portland (Or.)

Note:

Prepared for Chronicles of the Builders.
Also available on microfilm.
Van B. De Lashmutt dictation and biographical material, BANC MSS P-A 162, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In English.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.

Type:

Manuscripts for publication.
Autobiographies.

Physical Description:

print
1 portfolio.
partial microfilm reel (29 exposures) : negative (Rich. 106:3) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-A 162
BANC MSS P-A 160-171 FILM

Origin:

Oregon