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Fergus, James 1813-1902

Overview
Works: 26 works in 39 publications in 1 language and 450 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal correspondence  Oral histories 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by James Fergus
Reminiscences of James Fergus by James Fergus( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Fergus records by James Fergus( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Fergus was a pioneer Montana Territory miner and Judith Basin stockraiser. Records consist of three volumes of business records, including a daybook and business memo book (1859-1886); a ledger and daybook (1859-1882); and an accounts notebook (1858). Also included are transciptions of general correspondence, financial records, and miscellany. (MF 13)
James Fergus family papers by James Fergus( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection primarily consists of family papers and business records of James Fergus of Armells, Mont., and his son Andrew Fergus. Materials include general correspondence (1834-1967), memo books and financial records (1842-1923), legal documents (1841-1900), speeches and writings, diaries, maps, and journals and ledgers related to the business ventures of James Fergus and his son Andrew Fergus. The collection also contains papers of Pamelia Dillin Fergus and her family including the Dillin, McHose, and Neill families as well as correspondence of the families of the Fergus daughters including the Gilpatrick, Hamilton, and Maury families. Other family members represented include Hazel Akley Fergus and Odin J. Romunstad
James Fergus papers by James Fergus( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Microfilm reproduction of three handwritten volumes containing financial records and related entries (1858-1862, 1878-1886) and typescript copies of correspondence and other papers (1835-1863) of James Fergus, a pioneer settler in Minnesota and Montana territories
Clifton B. Worthen-James Fergus collection by Merrill G Burlingame( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Original documents, photocopies, and typed transcripts of materials created by, pertaining to, or collected by Clifton B. Worthen and James Fergus. Topics relate to the intellectual pursuits of Clifton W. Worthen as an historian and teacher and to the pioneer experiences of the James Fergus family and include the history of central Montana, especially Fergus County and the Judith Basin; the vigilante activity of 1884; the DHS Ranch, the Lewis and Clark Expedition; Montana politics and elections; ranching; the gold rush towns of Bannack, Virginia City, and Helena; the Society of Montana Pioneers; the winter of 1887 and its effect on ranching, and territorial Montana's relations with Indians
by James Fergus( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

General correspondence, financial records (1842-1923), legal documents (1841-1900), speeches, and writings. Includes correspondence and financial records of many of the Fergus enterprises and of other members of the Fergus family
Letter to J.H. Rice by James Fergus( )

1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter that appeared in the White Falls Transcript and contains recollections of his life in Fergus Falls, the early history of the city, and information about the city's founder Joseph Whitford
Elmer E. Adams and family papers by Elmer E Adams( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Banking practices, regulation, consolidations, and failures (especially 1930s) and the activities of the First Bank Stock Corp.(1930s) are heavily documented. There is considerable information on the University of Minnesota's administration, finances, faculty, staff, and agricultural experiment stations; affairs of James J. Hill and the Northern Pacific and Great Northern railways; the history and development of Fergus Falls and Otter Tail County; Fergus Falls business, civil, and political affairs; Adams' real estate holdings; his work as census supervisor (1900); World War I civilian relief organizations; the work of the Reconstruction Finance Corp. (1932-1935); and the activities of Adams' children, Samuel P., Dorothy, and Marjorie
Lewistown Public Library O.O. Mueller Collection by Oscar O Mueller( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Oscar O. Mueller collection consists of positive photocopies of various documents held by the Lewistown Public Library in 1967. They include resources that Mueller used to compose his published historical writing and occasionally copies of those publications. Topics include: the history of Central Montana, especially in the Judith Basin and Lewistown areas, Winnett, Yellowstone National Park, the Battle of the Little Bighorn, vigilantes, the Fort Carroll Trail, and the Battle of the Bear's Paw. People either mentioned or whose correspondence Mueller collected include: James Fergus, Charles M. Russell, E.C. "Teddy Blue" Abbott, W.E. "Limestone" Wilson, Luther S. "Yellowstone" Kelly, Charles W. Cook, David E. Folsom, Clifton B. Worthen, Charles Kuhlman, and E.A. Brininstool
Oral history interview with James Fergus by James Fergus( Recording )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

James Fergus discusses employment and wage scales of Native Americans at Iowa Beef Packers in Sioux City
James Fergus family papers by James Fergus( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection consists of family and ranch business papers (1857-1971) of the James Fergus family of Armells, Montana
 
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James Fergus American politician

James Fergus polític estatunidenc

James Fergus político estadounidense

James Fergus yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Languages
English (37)