Z.C. Bishop Letters, 1850-1851 (C3782)

0.02 cubic feet (1 folder)

 Finding Aid

The collection contains typescripts of two letters from Bishop in the Oregon Territory to his brother Thomas, Warsaw, Missouri. The letters discuss weather, prices for supplies, and a meeting of the territorial legislature. In connection with the latter, he mentions a disagreement between the legislature and the governor over the location of the capital.