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History of Oregon

the growth of an American state

by Horace Sumner Lyman

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Published by North Pacific Pub. Soc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oregon -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Horace S. Lyman, associate board of editors: Harvey W. Scott, Charles B. Bellinger and Frederic G. Young.
    ContributionsScott, Harvey W. 1838-1910., Bellinger, Charles Byron, 1839-1905., Young, Frederick George, b. 1858.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF876 .L98
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23304808M
    LC Control Number03009356
    OCLC/WorldCa16738103

    This collector’s book features the memories of Portland from the late s through in stunning historic photographs. We are excited to feature images from the Oregon Historical Society, City of Portland Archives, the Oregonian archives, and from you, our readers, to bring this heirloom-quality coffee-table book to the community. Genre/Form: Local author History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Carey, Charles Henry. History of Oregon. Chicago, Portland, Pioneer historical Pub. Co.

    History of Cowan-Kingery Donation Land Claim. Page The farm home of Mr. and Mrs. Dar Kingery is located approximately two miles southeast of Yoncalla, Oregon. This far was originally a Donation Land Claim filed in by Dare’s grandparents, Caroline and Robert Cowan. Robert Cowan came to the United States from Scotland about OESC / NEC - Effective Jan. 1, Previous versions available online. Oregon Energy Efficiency Specialty Code (OEESC) - Effective July 1, - Dec. 31, Chapter 2 and Table errata | May Oregon Energy Efficiency Specialty Code (OEESC.

    Nestucca River Country Book A photo History of South Tillamook County Oregon Oregon Beach Bill The original text of the Oregon Beach Bill that made the entire coast line open to the public. Oregon Donation Land Act In , the U.S. Congress passed the Oregon donation Land Act. Pacific City History History of Pacific City, Oregon. OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 19 cm: Contents: Geography of the Oregon Country --The Indians of Oregon --The discovery of the Northwest Coast --The Pacific Fur Trade --The overland search for the Western Sea --The Lewis and Clark Expedition --Astor's enterprise in Oregon --The rule of the British fur companies --American trappers.


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