Collins Memorial Library

Scandal in the Oregon Territory

Ghost structures in Willamette Mission State Park Rachel Hiscox presents her research and archival work using the Oregon Mission Collection owned by the Collins Memorial Library. This collection includes letters to and from the Methodist Missionaries of the Oregon Mission. These missionaries worked in parts of Oregon and Washington in missionary stations set up to spread protestant Christianity to the Native Americans in the Pacific Northwest.

When: Friday, September 18, 2009 at 5 p.m.
Where: Library Rm. 118
FREE!
*Presentation will be followed by a hands on demonstration of archival work and a tour of the University Archives