Willamette Landings: Ghost Towns of the River
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BeschreibungDuring the second half of the nineteenth century, the Willamette River served as the primary means of transportation for both people and goods in Oregon's Willamette Valley. This work offers a portrait of the Willamette River at a time when it was the bustling center of commerce and settlement. It also includes maps, and historic photographs.
PortraitHoward McKinley Corning, a poet and historian, was poetry editor of the Oregonian from 1965 to 1976. His work as an editor and supervisor with the Oregon Writer's Project of the Works Progress Administration resulted in the development of two important regional books, A Dictionary of Oregon History and "Willamette Landings." Robin Cody has written extensively about the people, places, and cultures of the West. He is the author of the award-winning Voyage of a Summer Sun, about his solo canoe trip down the Columbia River
Untertitel: Empfohlen ab 22 Jahre. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: OREGON HISTORICAL SOC PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Juni 2004
Seitenanzahl: 240 Seiten