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  • Gh93h6230?file=thumbnail
    Creator: Jackson, Sheldon, 1834-1909
    Date: 1875
    Contributing Institution: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Travel journal transcript of "Missionary Tour thru New Mexico, October, 1875" and "Trip thru Southwest Colorado, August, 1877." (Box 10, Folder 0)
  • Sn00b8595?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
    Description: The Sheldon Jackson Manuscript Collection (Concerning Alaska, 1878-1908). Series II: Published and Miscellaneous Papers. Box 27: The North Star newspaper and The file contains… a: The North Star newspaper; b: Leaves of plates and pencil drawings detailing life in late 19th century Alaska
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    Contributing Institution: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
    Description: The file contains... a: An offprint of the Bulletin de la Societé Nationale d'Acclimation de France (July, 1921). On p. 113 it is noted that Jackson was presented (posthumously) with the Society's award; b: A handwritten list by Jackson of "Historic Letters" written between June 1881 and March 1896. This list would appear to be incomplete since it is associated with eleven letters written to Jackson between 1881 and 1908. There is also one check receipt and The Sheldon Jackson Manuscript Collection (Concerning Alaska, 1878-1908).  Series II: Published and Miscellaneous Papers. Box 28:  Miscellaneous Papers, 1877-1908, File 28:1: Special Papers Relating to Early Church history in Alaska
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    Contributing Institution: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
    Description: The file contains… a: A handwritten draft (by Jackson?) of a "Constitution" establishing the "Alaskan Society of Sitka". This is signed by what appears to be the initial members of that Society. dated 1 August 1887; b: An outline of that Society's structure handwritten on an envelope; c: Two letters to Jackson. dated 1895; d: A receipt for hardware bought in San Francisco in 1895 and The Sheldon Jackson Manuscript Collection (Concerning Alaska, 1878-1908).  Series II: Published and Miscellaneous Papers. Box 28:  Miscellaneous Papers, 1877-1908, File 28:3: Papers Relating to the Museum of Sitka
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    Contributing Institution: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
    Description: The file contains… A handwritten account, entitled "Pioneer Missions, 1877" of Jackson's trip on horseback from Iowa to Arizona and on to the West Coast. It is written in the first person singular on the reverse side of stationary belonging to the "Office of the Rocky Mountain Presbyterian," a newspaper founded and edited by Jackson in Denver, Colorado (1872-1882). The individual pages are joined end-to-end. The account is signed by Jackson; b: Various papers concerning Union College; c: An envelope of newspaper clippings concerning (inter alia) the "Alaska Grand Jury and Education,". dated 1899; d: Another envelope of miscellaneous clippings; e: Jackson curriculum vitae (in his own handwriting) for the Princeton Seminary Biographical Catalogue; f: A fold-out table of salaries received by Jackson between 1858-1908; g: A collection of train tickets; h: A receipt from the Library of Congress for Jackson material donated on 3 December 1917 by Miss Lesley Jackson. The receipt is signed by Herbert Putnam, then Librarian of Congress; i: A Certificate of Commission proclaiming Jackson as a representative of Alaska at the International Exposition in Mexico City. dated 9 October 1896; j: A subpoena issued to Jackson. 5 May 1885; A commemorative certificate issued to Jackson in 1901 for organizing the Department of the Interior exhibit at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York; l: Indictment papers entitled "The United States vs. Sheldon Jackson Trial" issued when Jackson obstructed the construction of a public road in Alaska; m: A handwritten report on "Education in Alaska 1893-94"; n: An undated typescript of a travelogue; o: Certificate attesting Jackson's membership in the Alaska Society of Natural History and Ethnology; p: A Special Passport issued to Jackson by the then Secretary of State John Sherman on 22 December 1897. Jackson needed the passport for travel in Europe connected with the purchase of reindeer to feed "gold-rushers" stranded in the Klondike that winter and The Sheldon Jackson Manuscript Collection (Concerning Alaska, 1878-1908).  Series II: Published and Miscellaneous Papers. Box 28:  Miscellaneous Papers, 1877-1908, File 28:4: Miscellaneous Papers and Mementos
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    Contributing Institution: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
    Description: The Sheldon Jackson Manuscript Collection (Concerning Alaska, 1878-1908).  Series II: Published and Miscellaneous Papers. Box 28:  Miscellaneous Papers, 1877-1908, File 28:2:  Miscellaneous Correspondence and The file contains… a: A report regarding Eskimos (1903); b: A memo regarding Jackson's 50th anniversary of his ordination (1908); c: A report on reindeer (1907); d: A letter supporting Jackson after a legal suit (1907); e: Correspondence from Union College (Schenectady, N.Y.) from which Jackson graduated in 1855. (1905); f: Letter of introduction from the U.S. Dept of State issued to Jackson when he purchased reindeer in Scandinavia; g: Several documents (1886) regarding a "character attack" on Jackson in the New York World newspaper; h: Memoranda on missionary work in Minnesota; i: A letter to Miss Lesley Jackson from the Director of Sheldon Jackson College (Sitka, Alaska) thanking her for a donation of Jackson memorabilia; j: Correspondence of various kinds; k: Copies of three letters written in support of Jackson defending him against legal action during his missionary years in Alaska
  • H702qd36r?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Photographs (Box 15, Folders 20-28, Images no. 1242-1282)
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    Creator: United States. Bureau of Education and Jackson, Sheldon, 1834-1909
    Date: 1908
    Contributing Institution: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Govt. Document no.501, Volume 16, and The Sheldon Jackson Manuscript Collection (Concerning Alaska, 1878-1908). Series III: Correspondence Labeled "Pioneer Missions" (including published reports), Box 38, File 4: "Report on Introduction of Domestic Reindeer into Alaska" (1906)
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    Creator: United States. Bureau of Education and Jackson, Sheldon, 1834-1909
    Date: 1906
    Contributing Institution: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Volume 15 and The Sheldon Jackson Manuscript Collection (Concerning Alaska, 1878-1908). Series III: Correspondence Labeled "Pioneer Missions" (including published reports), Box 38, File 3: "Report on Introduction of Domestic Reindeer into Alaska" (1905)