Carl Epping Family Papers
1803-1906.

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Epping, Carl family.
Title: Carl Epping family papers
Dates: 1803-1906 ( inclusive )
Quantity: .02 cubic feet (1 folder and 1 oversize folder)
Collection Number: Mss 2602
Summary: Collection includes: Birth certificate for Eugenie-Josephine Galet Perony, 1803, in French with English translation; Manuscript letter to 'My Young Friend' (Mme E. Beaulard) from John A. Beaulard, 1834, in French; Marriage contract, 1850; Presidential pardon for Epping, 1865; Presidential appointment as Vice Consul, 1869; Confederate bonds; Genealogical information, including obituaries for Epping and Angele d'Istra La Coste; Correspondence, 1906, of Epping's heirs, including those living in Portland, Oregon, regarding property confiscated by the federal government during the Civil War; Lock of Epping's hair. Carl Epping (1819-1885) was a timber merchant, Vice Consol of Sweden and Norway and Vice President of Timber Cutters Bank of Georgia.
Repository: Oregon Historical Society
Research Library

Oregon Historical Society Davies Family Research Library
Portland, OR 97205
503-306-5205
http://www.ohs.org/
libreference@ohs.org

Languages: Some items in this collection are written in French. Some translations are included. 

Historical Note

Carl Epping (1819-1885) was a timber merchant, Vice Consol of Sweden and Norway and Vice President of Timber Cutters Bank of Georgia.

Content Description

Collection includes: Birth certificate for Eugenie-Josephine Galet Perony, 1803, in French with English translation; Manuscript letter to 'My Young Friend' (Mme E. Beaulard) from John A. Beaulard, 1834, in French; Marriage contract, 1850; Presidential pardon for Epping, 1865; Presidential appointment as Vice Consul, 1869; Confederate bonds; Genealogical information, including obituaries for Epping and Angele d'Istra La Coste; Correspondence, 1906, of Epping's heirs, including those living in Portland, Oregon, regarding property confiscated by the federal government during the Civil War; Lock of Epping's hair.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

The collection is open to the public.

Restrictions on Use :  

The Oregon Historical Society is the owner of the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the Research Library prior to any use of reproductions. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use of reproductions may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright holders.

Preferred Citation :  

Carl Epping Family Papers, Mss 2602, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information :  

Gift of Mabel Epping, May 1980.


Subjects

  • Family Names :
  • Beaulard, John A., -- 1788-1836 -- Correspondence.
  • Family Names :
  • Epping, Carl, -- 1818-1885 -- Archives.
  • Family Names :
  • La Coste, Angele d'Istra.
  • Family Names :
  • Perony, Eugenie-Josephine Galet, -- 1803- -- Archives.
  • Family Names :
  • Epping, Carl family -- Archives.
  • Geographical Names :
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Claims.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Legal documents. -- aat
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Letters (correspondence) -- aat

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