Guide to the Washington Territory Governors' Papers 1877-1891
Cage 259

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Washington Territory Governors
Title
Washington Territory Governors' Papers
ID
Cage 259
Date [inclusive]
1877-1891
Extent
1.0 containers.
General Physical Description note
.5 linear feet of shelf space.
Language
English
Abstract
Transcriptions and photocopies. Correspondence concerning Indian affairs, artesian wells, livestock, elective franchise, railroad rates, military affairs and women's suffrage by Elisha P. Ferry, 1877-1891; Charles E. Laughton, 1890-1891; Miles C. Moore, 1899; W.A. Newell, 1888; Eugene Semple, 1888-1889; Watson C. Squire, 1884. Also, reports to the Secretary of the Interior, 1886-1888.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description]. Cage 259, Guide to the Washington Territory Governors' Papers. Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Scope and Contents note

Transcriptions and photocopies. Correspondence concerning Indian affairs, artesian wells, livestock, elective franchise, railroad rates, military affairs and women's suffrage by Elisha P. Ferry, 1877-1891; Charles E. Laughton, 1890-1891; Miles C. Moore, 1899; W.A. Newell, 1888; Eugene Semple, 1888-1889; Watson C. Squire, 1884. Also, reports to the Secretary of the Interior, 1886-1888.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © ca. 1970

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open for research use.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Washington (State). Governor--Archives
  • Washington (State). Lieutenant Governor (1889-1893 : Laughton)

Personal Name(s)

  • Ferry, Elisha Peyre, 1825-1895
  • Laughton, Charles E.
  • Moore, Miles Conway, 1845-
  • Newell, W. A.
  • Semple, Eugene, 1840-1908
  • Squire, Watson C. (Watson Carvosso), 1838-1926

Subject(s)

  • Artesian wells--Washington (State)
  • Education--Washington (State)
  • Government and Politics
  • Indians of North America--Washington (State)--Government relations
  • Livestock--Washington (State)
  • Native Americans
  • Railroads--Freight--Rates--Washington (State)
  • Washington (State)

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Letters of Elisha P. Ferry, re: Indian affairs, artesian wells, military affairs, and railroad rates. 1877-1891 

1 1

Letters of Charles A. Laughton, re: Indian affairs and settlement in Washington. 1890-1891 

1 2

Letters of Miles C. Moore, re: Indian affairs, artesian wells, and Burke Petitions. 1899 

1 3

Letters of W. A. Newell, re: Indian affairs. 1888 

1 4

Letters of Eugene Semple, re: Indian affairs, artesian wells, cattle disease, women's votes. 1888-1889 

1 5

Letters of Watson C. Squire, re: Indian affairs. 1884 

1 6

Miscellaneous and incomplete letters, re: Military on the Columbia. 1897 

1 7

Reports to Secretary of the Interior 1886-1888   3 booklets.

1 8