31st Jan 2022
Twelve foot fir tree

Oregon vintage logging photos

Oregon vintage logging photos From the 1905 book “Pictures of Portland Oregon and Vicinity” are these interesting logging photos from around the state of Oregon, and possibly Washington. “A fir...

13th Dec 2020

Vintage Photos of The Dalles Oregon

Vintage Photos of The Dalles Oregon I purchased at an antique store in White Salmon Washington several years ago. The vendor claimed that they had bought them from an estate...

28th Jan 2020
January 28th – Today in Oregon History

January 28th – Today in Oregon History

January 28th – Today in Oregon History 1965 – After heavy rainfall through December (1964) and early January (1965) across the entire West Coast, a landslide hits Mapleton Oregon’s “downtown”....

16th Jan 2020
Today in Oregon History

Today in Oregon History

Today in Oregon History Today in Oregon history is an attempt to highlight the important events that happened in Oregon History. Mostly this is a vanity project for myself to...

28th Nov 2019
Willamette Falls Dam

Willamette Falls

Willamette Falls Located at present day Oregon City, there are few locations anywhere in Oregon that have been more important to it’s people. Before the Hudson Bay Company founded what...

09th Nov 2019
Bridal Veil Cemetery Marker

Bridal Veil Cemetery

Bridal Veil Cemetery This cemetery served the nearby town of Bridal Veil, effectively now a ghost town itself. The cemetery is located between where the mill was and the actual...

09th Nov 2019
Pounder Cemetery Corbett Oregon

Pounder Cemetery Corbett Oregon

Pounder Cemetery Corbett Oregon The Pounder Cemetery is just outside of Corbett Oregon at 377-55 NE Littlepage Rd. about 50 feet down an unmarked dirt road. This is a little...

26th Dec 2016

Portland Theater Listing

Portland Theater Listing In the ever expanding list of things that makes Portland a vibrant and livable city, one is the sheer number of independently owned theaters that exist in...

25th Jun 2016
Henry and Anna Anderegg

Kronenberg Oregon and the Meadowland Dairy

Name: Kronenberg Class: H2 GPS: 45.493315, -122.494300 or 16430 SE Powell Blvd, Portland Oregon Directions: From downtown Portland, take Highway 26 East towards Gresham. The “town” as it were was...

24th Jun 2016

Vegan Restaurants Portland

Vegan Restaurants Portland One of the things the city of Portland Oregon is well known for is the number of vegan and vegan friendly restaurants in the city. Most popular...

21st Jun 2015

Hotels in Portland Oregon

Hotels in Portland Oregon So you’ve been reading my blog for a while and now you are sold on visiting Portland! Congratulations! But, where are you going to stay??? AirBNB...

21st Jun 2015
The Everett Guest House

Portland Guest Houses

Portland Guest Houses If you’re still looking for a place to stay while visiting beautiful Portland, a guesthouse might just be great solution for you! In theory, I’m not really...