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Catalog Number MG37.1-1996.147
Object Name manuscript collection
Scope & Content invitation; funeral announcement; calling card; trade card; letter; receipt

CREATOR:Rufus B. MathewsüMary E. MathewsüDouglas County SheriffüDouglas County Assessor

REMARKS:Collection of papers formerly classified as D-117. These are additional papers of the Mathews family, consisting chiefly of receipts and other documentary artifacts [calling cards, funeral announcements, dance cards, etc.]. The collection includes an invitation to the wedding of Col. John Adair and Mrs. Bethenia Owens, M.D., in Portland, Oregon, 24 July 1884.; There is one undated letter to "Mother" [Mary Mathews] from R.B. Mathews [in the folder 'Miscellaneous Letters & Papers'].
Creator Rufus B. Mathews; Mary E. Mathews; Douglas County Sheriff; Douglas County Assess
Title Papers from the Mathews Family
Accession number 1996.147