Guide to the Wetherbee Family Papers

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Wetherbee family
Title: Wetherbee Family papers
Dates: 1824-1923 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 0.25 linear feet (3 folders and 1 volume)
Collection Number: A 129
Summary: Records of family including account books for blacksmith, memory books, and theater programs. Family members located in Vermont, New York, Massachusetts, and Portland, Oregon.
Repository: University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
Contact Information: UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
Languages: Collection materials are in English. 

Historical Note

Francis Wetherbee was a blacksmith from Dorset, Vermont.Mary Louisa McIntyre was from Attica Centre, New York. Abigail and Elvira Robbins were from Winchendon, Mass. and Joseph R. Wetherbee was from Portland, Oregon.

Content Description

Account book of Francis Wetherbee, blacksmith, Dorset, Vermont, 1824-1832; memory book of Mary Louisa McIntyre, Attica Centre, New York, 1844-1849; memory book of Abigail and Elvira Robbins, Winchendon, Mass., 1824-1835; composition and account book of Joseph R. Wetherbee, [n.p.], 1884-1886; Portland, Oregon, theater programs, 1915-1923.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Preferred Citation :  

[Identification of item], Wetherbee Family papers, A 129, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Restrictions on Use :  

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Archival material may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Administrative Information

Processing Note :  

Collection processed by staff.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.


  • Family Names :
  • Wetherbee family
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Account books

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