Guide to the Charles F. Bulfinch papers

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Bulfinch, Charles F.
Title: Charles F. Bulfinch papers
Dates: 1898
Quantity: 0.1 linear feet (1 containers)
Location of Collection: Collection is located with other small manuscript collections.
Collection Number: A 252
Summary: Charles F. Bulfinch lived in Weston, Oregon. By age 17 he had joined the army. The Charles F. Bulfinch Papers consist of a dairy of his 1898 trip to Alaska and the Klondike region. The trip began in March and he returned home to Weston in October of the same year. The diary contains daily entries, sketches, food recipes, and one photograph of Bulfinch at age 17.
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon, 97403-1299
(541) 346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu

Languages: Collection materials are in English. 
Sponsor: Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Historical Note

Charles F. Bulfinch lived in Weston, Oregon. By age 17 he had joined the army. He journeyed for a year to Alaska and returned home to Weston in 1898.

Content Description

The Charles F. Bulfinch Papers consist of a dairy of his 1898 trip to Alaska and the Klondike region. The trip began in March and he returned home to Weston in October of the same year. The diary contains daily entries, sketches, food recipes, and one photograph of Bulfinch at age 17.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open to the public.

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

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 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.

Preferred Citation :  

[Identification of item], Charles F. Bulfinch Papers, A 252, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Arrangement :

Collection is organized into the following series: Diary.

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.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Box
Folder
1 1 Diary 1898

Subjects

  • Personal Names :
  • Bulfinch, Charles F.--Archives
  • Bulfinch, Charles F.--Diaries
  • Bulfinch, Charles F.--Travel--Yukon Territory--Klondike River Valley
  • Geographical Names :
  • Alaska--Description and travel
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)--Description and travel
    • Form or Genre Terms :
    • Diaries--Alaska
    • Recipes--1898

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