|Object Name||manuscript collection|
|Scope & Content||
map; surveying, field notes; indenture; tax stamp; taxation, receipt
REMARKS:Papers of L.T. Thompson, chiefly records of land purchases in the Millwood and Umpqua areas. The following is from an article, "Coles Valley Thompson Family," in HISTORIC DOUGLAS COUNTY, OR, p. 287:; "The early 1850's found the Thompson family settling in Coles Valley, now Umpqua....Coming to the valley and purchasing the Donation Land Claim of Thomas and Anna Thrasher, members of the family held the ownership to about 1970, when the wife of Clarence Thompson sold it to the Dinsmore family."; The collection includes a manuscript map of the Thomas Thrasher Donation Land Claim.
|Title||L.T. Thompson Land Ownership Papers|
|Collection||ARCHIVES AND MANUSCRIPTS|