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Jesse A. Applegate Collection, 1861-1934View associated digital content.

The Jesse A. Applegate Collection is comprised of materials created by and relating to Jesse Applegate, an Oregon pioneer and early Oregon Country political leader responsible for establishing the Applegate Trail. Included is a letter from Jesse Applegate to his cousin, John Miller (1861); a letter from Oliver C. Applegate to John Thomas Lee (1934); a photograph of Jesse A. Applegate (circa 1880); and a paperback edition of Jesse Applegate's memoir, Recollections of My Boyhood (1914).
ID: MSS Applegate
Extent: 0.02 cubic feet
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Statement on Access: The collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: Jesse A. Applegate Collection (MSS Applegate), Oregon State University Libraries Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: The Jesse A. Applegate Collection was donated to the OSU Libraries Special Collections by Fred O. McMillan as part of the Fred O. McMillan Rare Book Collection. The collection now resides in the Special Collections & Archives Research Center.
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