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Catalog Number MG348
Object Name manuscript collection
Scope & Content photocopy; receipt; contract; diary

CREATOR:James C. WalshüJacob CordonüCaroline Cordon

REMARKS:Typed transcription of a diary of Jacob and Caroline Cordon, parents of U.S. Senator Guy Cordon. The Cordons emigrated from Texas to Roseburg, ca. 1890. The diary transcription was prepared by James C. Walsh, son of Nora Cordon Walsh (and grandson of Jacob and Caroline Cordon). This collection includes a receipt from Parrott Bros. Shoes to Jacob Cordon, and a promissory note by J.A. Hewitt to pay Tolles and Cordon $125.00 for painting the Napoleon Rice House in Roseburg.
Creator Walsh, James C.
Title Diary and miscellaneous papers of Jacob and Caroline Cordon
Accession number 85.1