25th Jul 2011

Echo, Oregon and Fort Henrietta

Echo is a historic town about twenty miles west of Pendleton Oregon. The opening page of the city’s website does a pretty good overview of the city history. One thing...

10th Jul 2011

Mosier, Oregon

Mosier, Oregon osier is a town of about 420 people between Hood River and The Dalles. The town is larger by far then it was in the mid-1800’s, but in...

21st Jun 2011

Dodson, Oregon – Ghost Town in Columbia Gorge

Dodson, Oregon – Ghost Town in Columbia Gorge Dodson was never a very large town. It was a railway stop, although the actual station was physically moved several times. No...

20th Jun 2011

Bridal Veil, Oregon

Bridal Veil, Oregon Bridal Veil, Oregon was one of two towns built by the Bridal Veil Falls Lumbering Company to log Larch Mountain near Multnomah Falls in the Columbia River...

15th Jan 2011

“Oregon Coast Indians” Oregon History Sign

“Oregon Coast Indians” Oregon History Sign I’m not sure who put this sign up, but I’m assuming the Lane County Historical Society did. The sign is located on Highway 126...

15th Jan 2011

"Oregon Coast Indians" Oregon History Sign

“Oregon Coast Indians” Oregon History Sign I’m not sure who put this sign up, but I’m assuming the Lane County Historical Society did. The sign is located on Highway 126...

15th Jan 2011

Oregon History Sign “Salem Began Here”

Oregon History Sign “Salem Began Here” Located on NE High Street in the 850 block, in Salem Oregon. This one was put up by the Marion County Historical Society. It’s...

15th Jan 2011

Oregon History Sign "Salem Began Here"

Oregon History Sign “Salem Began Here” Salem Began Here on NE High Street in the 850 block, in Salem Oregon. This one was put up by the Marion County Historical...

14th Nov 2010

First Congregational Church – Portland Oregon

First Congregational Church – Portland The Historic First Congregational Church in Oregon. “The First Congregational Church of Portland Organized in 1851 and an integral part of Portland’s history, the congregation...

14th Nov 2010

Fort Dalles, Oregon

Fort Dalles is in The Dalles, Oregon right near the end of the Historic Columbia River Gorge. It has quite a long history, and five different names. It’s major task...

14th Nov 2010

Historic Oregon Trail; Pendleton

Historic Oregon Trail; Pendleton Historic Oregon Trail; Pendleton is located next to the Historic Sign: Umatilla County in Pendleton. It says: “Members of the Astor Party under the leadership of...

14th Nov 2010
Historic Oregon Trail; Umatilla County

Historic Oregon Trail; Umatilla County

Historic Oregon Trail; Umatilla County The Historic Sign: Umatilla County is located next to the Historic Oregon Trail; Pendleton Located on the west side of Pendleton. Sign says: “Weary emigrants...