Roadside History of Oregon

Roadside History of Oregon

Travel through time, from Lewis and Clark's journey along the Columbia River to pioneer town-builders at the end of the Oregon Trail, from the tenders of lonely lighthouses off the storm-wracked coast to the Chinese miners working the depth ...

Author: Bill Gulick

Publisher: Mountain Press

ISBN: 0878422528

Category: History

Page: 430

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Travel through time, from Lewis and Clark's journey along the Columbia River to pioneer town-builders at the end of the Oregon Trail, from the tenders of lonely lighthouses off the storm-wracked coast to the Chinese miners working the depth of Hells Canyo
Categories: History

The Deschutes Project

The Deschutes Project

Bill Gulick , Roadside History of Oregon , ( Missoula , Mont .: Mountain Press
Publishing Co. , 1991 ) , 272-3 ; Thomas Vaughan , ( ed . ) , High & Mighty :
Select Sketches About the Deschutes Country , ( Portland , Ore .: Oregon
Historical ...

Author: Robert Autobee

Publisher:

ISBN: UCR:31210018929172

Category: Dams

Page: 32

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Categories: Dams

Oregon Historical Quarterly

Oregon Historical Quarterly

Oregon Historical Society. sides where ... Thomas W. Chinn et al . , February 16 ,
1995 . ed . , A History of the Chinese in California , a 8. ... Joseph man , Roadside
Geology of Oregon ( Missoula , was briefly the county seat , which voters Mont .

Author: Oregon Historical Society

Publisher:

ISBN: UCR:31210022046419

Category: Northwest, Pacific

Page:

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Categories: Northwest, Pacific

History of Oregon 1886 88

History of Oregon  1886 88

Many an emigrant to Oregon first saw the light beneath a canvas tent on the
roadside.8 No difficulty occurred with the natives; the numbers present, and
recollections of chastisement a few years previous, by Captain Bennett Riley,
with his ...

Author: Hubert Howe Bancroft

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015078226779

Category: British Columbia

Page:

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Categories: British Columbia

Natural History of Oregon Coast Mammals

Natural History of Oregon Coast Mammals

The subspecies occipitalis , the only subspecies found in western Oregon , was
first described from a specimen caught at Florence ... They also occupy human -
made habitats , such as reservoirs , roadside ditches , and irrigation ditches .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UIUC:30112104071326

Category: Mammals

Page: 496

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Categories: Mammals

The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft History of Oregon 1886 1888

The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft  History of Oregon  1886 1888

Many an emigrant to Oregon first saw the light beneath a canvas tent on the
roadside . No difficulty occurred with the natives ; the numbers present , and
recollections of chastisement a few years previous , by Captain Bennett Riley ,
with his ...

Author: Hubert Howe Bancroft

Publisher:

ISBN: UCBK:C038508625

Category: British Columbia

Page:

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Categories: British Columbia

The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft History of Oregon 1886 88

The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft  History of Oregon  1886 88

Many an emigrant to Oregon first saw the light beneath a canvas tent on the
roadside . No difficulty occurred with the natives ; the numbers present , and
recollections of chastisement a few years previous , by Captain Bennett Riley ,
with his ...

Author: Hubert Howe Bancroft

Publisher:

ISBN: UVA:X004763150

Category: British Columbia

Page:

View: 285

Categories: British Columbia

Sixty Four Years As a Writer

Sixty Four Years As a Writer

Roadside History of Oregon When I told him I would be interested in doing a
book on Oregon, he drew up a contract and sent it to me, stating the royalty terms,
15 percent of whatever money Mountain Press received, which would be nine or
 ...

Author: Bill Gulick

Publisher: Caxton Press

ISBN: 0870045687

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page:

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"Bill Gulick's writing career, spanning more than six decades, is truly remarkable. He has written twenty-seven novels, eight nonfiction books and several plays. He was a regular contributor to The Saturday Evening Post and other national magazines. His stories have become major motion pictures starring screen legends like Burt Lancaster, and Jimmy Stewart. A list of his literary friends reads like a whose who of western wrtiting. Gulick is considered one of the foremost authorities on Pacific Northwest history. In Sixty-four Years as a Writer, he details the journey from his Depression era Oklahoma roots to his position as one of the nation's premier western authors."--Publisher's description
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

The Oregon Almanac

The Oregon Almanac

Roadside History of Oregon . Missoula , Mont . : Mountain Press Publishing Co . ,
1991 . Harris , Stephen L . Fire & Ice : The Cascade Volcanoes , revised edition .
Seattle , Wash . : Pacific Search Press , 1980 . Hastings , Lansford W . The ...

Author: Andrea Jarvela

Publisher: Westwinds Press

ISBN: 1558684727

Category: Reference

Page: 240

View: 901

NETSTATE provides basic facts about Oregon. These facts include the state capital, total area, highest and lowest points in the state, etc. NETSTATE offers this and other information for each state. NETSTATE is located in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire.
Categories: Reference

Roadside History of Idaho

Roadside History of Idaho

It served Oregon Trail wagons and freighters hauling goods from the railroad at
Kelton , Utah , to the Boise Basin mines . ... Trail pioneers used Three Island
Crossing beginning about 1840 , and the state park commemorates this bit of
history .

Author: Betty B. Derig

Publisher: Mountain Press

ISBN: STANFORD:36105019340038

Category: History

Page: 362

View: 886

You'll feel like you've got a native guide at hand as this book transports you to Idaho's historic sites through well-researched, well-told stories and vivid historical photographs.
Categories: History

Roadside History of Colorado

Roadside History of Colorado

In this delightful volume, award-winning history writer Candy Moulton escorts raders through ancient pueblos, perilous trails, minng boomtowns, and modern ski resorts.

Author: Candy Vyvey Moulton

Publisher: Mountain Press

ISBN: 0878425209

Category: History

Page: 277

View: 892

Colorado's roads wind through country that is steeped in history, sometimes tracing routes with a history of their own, from the Santa Fe Trail to the Million Dollar Highway. But no matter where you roam in this beautiful state, this book can guide you. Like other books in this popular series, _Roadside History of Colorado_ is divided into geographical-historical areas, making it easy to explore the state region by region. Mesmerizing tales of adventure and tragedy - including canibalism on the Starvation Trail, the infamous Sand Creek Massacre, the jailing of Mother Jones, and the Big Thompson River flood of 1976 - will thrill both Coloradans and visitors. Includes 120 black-and-white photographs, 7 maps, chronology, bibliography, and index.
Categories: History

Oregon s Coast

Oregon s Coast

Friedman , Ralph In Search of Western Oregon Caldwell , ID : The Caxton
Printers , LTD , 1990 Gousha , H . M . Pacific Northwest Road Atlas and Visitor ' s
Guide New York : Simon and Schuster , 1992 Gulick , Bill Roadside History of
Oregon ...

Author: David Gabbe

Publisher: Johnston Assocs International

ISBN: 1881409007

Category: Travel

Page: 192

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Categories: Travel

Moon Oregon Trail Road Trip

Moon Oregon Trail Road Trip

Venture through an underground city created and inhabited by Chinese pioneers. Learn the stories, struggles, and triumphs of free and enslaved black emigrants on the trail.

Author: Katrina Emery

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781640497962

Category: Travel

Page: 456

View: 617

Vast rugged prairies, adventurous Wild West towns, and the palpable spirit of the pioneers: Experience legend come to life with Moon Oregon Trail Road Trip. Choose Your Route: Drive the entire 20-day road trip from Independence, Missouri, to Oregon City (at a mild, moderate, or strenuous pace!) or take shorter getaways along sections of the trail in Kansas, Nebraska, Wyoming, and Idaho, including worthwhile detours Drive Through History: See the Guernsey Ruts left from wagons almost 200 years ago, read pioneer names carved into Register Rock, and learn about 10,000 years of oral Umatilla history. Practice loading a real wagon, down a mug of sarsaparilla in a recreated Old West town, and take a relaxing soak in the same hot springs as the pioneers Discover Diverse Historic Perspectives: Delve into the rich cultures and histories of the Native American tribes who have called these lands home for over 10,000 years. Venture through an underground city created and inhabited by Chinese pioneers. Learn the stories, struggles, and triumphs of free and enslaved black emigrants on the trail. Discover what life was really like for women making the journey west Adventure Along the Trail: Tube through the whitewater of Platte River, explore limestone caves, and kayak across clear blue lakes Maps and Driving Tools: Easy-to-use maps and full-color photos throughout keep you oriented on and off the highway as you follow the approximate route of the original Oregon Trail, along with site-to-site mileage, driving times, and detailed directions Expert Insight: Oregon local and history buff Katrina Emery shares thorough background on the realities of the trail and recommendations for seniors, families with kids, and more With Moon Oregon Trail Road Trip's flexible itineraries and practical tips, you're ready to take an adventure through history. Looking to explore more of American history? Try Moon Route 66 Road Trip.
Categories: Travel

The Writer s Guide to Everyday Life in the Wild West

The Writer s Guide to Everyday Life in the Wild West

Roadside History of New Mexico . Missoula , Mont . : Mountain Press Publishing
Co . , 1989 . - Roadside History of Oklahoma . Missoula , Mont . : Mountain Press
Publishing Co . , 1991 . Gulick , Bill . Roadside History of Oregon . Missoula ...

Author: Candy Vyvey Moulton

Publisher: Writers Digest Books

ISBN: UVA:X004289652

Category: History

Page: 326

View: 171

Provides period information on clothes and accessories, food, architecture, medicine, education, communications, crime, and money
Categories: History

Only in Oregon

Only in Oregon

The rest is roadside history . The whole trend of creating oversized animals and
people has some legitimate historic origins , according to Mirra Meyers of Oregon
' s State Historic Preservation Office . She says that most were created after ...

Author: Christine Barnes

Publisher: Farcountry Press

ISBN: 1560372923

Category: Photography

Page: 104

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Collected here are nearly one hundred Only in Oregon destinations. These are the places that demonstrate the unique character of Oregon and its inhabitants - natural wonders, manmade wonders, and others that just make you wonder.
Categories: Photography

The Insiders Guide to Bend and Central Oregon

The Insiders  Guide to Bend and Central Oregon

The Deschutes Historical Society and the Bend Chamber of Commerce have
teamed up to produce Heritage Walk — a ... People sick- Anger toward Meek ran
high, and a group Keep a copy of The Roadside History of Oregon by HISTORY *
5.

Author: James A. Vuskavitch

Publisher: Falcon Guides

ISBN: 1573800732

Category: Bend (Or.)

Page: 458

View: 893

A passion for the outdoors brings many to Bend. Nestled along the east side of the Cascade Mountains and on the banks of the beautiful Deschutes River, Bend is noted for its invigorating climate perfect for fly-fishing, hiking, biking, kayaking, golfing, skiing -- the list is endless! But Bend and the surrounding towns of La Pine, Redmond and Sisters also boast unique galleries, quaint bed and breakfasts, outdoor eateries and enchanting boutiques. This all-inclusive guide is the ideal traveling companion to discover the most sought-after venues as well as the best places to escape and enjoy the scenery.
Categories: Bend (Or.)

Oregon Curiosities

Oregon Curiosities

The definitive collection of Oregon's odd, wacky, and most offbeat people, places, and things, for Beaver State residents and anyone else who enjoys local humor and trivia with a twist.

Author: Harriet Baskas

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9780762762019

Category: History

Page: 328

View: 385

The definitive collection of Oregon's odd, wacky, and most offbeat people, places, and things, for Beaver State residents and anyone else who enjoys local humor and trivia with a twist.
Categories: History

History of the Pacific Northwest Oregon and Washington

History of the Pacific Northwest  Oregon and Washington

Mr . Marsh through the fire and hardships of our Civil war . counted eighteen
hundred graves by the roadside , Born in Arkansas in 1847 , he was bereft of
both and then quit enumeration long before the whole parents at the age of four
years ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: PRNC:32101078165378

Category: Northwest, Pacific

Page:

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Categories: Northwest, Pacific

Northwest Publishing Market Place

Northwest Publishing Market Place

Recent publications : Agents of Chaos : Earthquakes , Volcanoes , and Other
Natural Disasters ; The Range ; Northwest Weeds ; Roadside Geology of Utah ;
Roadside History of Oregon . Do not want : poetry ; fiction . Initial Contact .

Author: Marjorie Gersh

Publisher: Writers & Readers Publishing

ISBN: 0962259233

Category: Authorship

Page: 183

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Categories: Authorship