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George T. Allan Diary

Identifier: M6

Scope and Contents

Chiefly two diary excerpts: "A gallop through the Willamette" (1841) and "Trips in Sandwich Islands" (1848).


  • 1841-1848

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collectin is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

Agent with Hudson Bay Company in British North America and Sandwich Islands 1830s-1840s.


1 envelope(s) (11 items)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown.


Repository also has photocopy of the Willamette excerpt as published in: Transactions of the Oregon Pioneer Association, 1881, p. 56-59.


Typewritten transcript (undated) of entries from original diary in Spokane Public Library, Wash.

Finding Aid for the George T. Allan Diary
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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