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History of Hood River County, Oregon, 1852-1987.

History of Hood River County, Oregon, 1852-1987.

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Published by Hood River County Historical Society in Hood River, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hood River County (Or.) -- History.,
  • Hood River County (Or.) -- Biography.,
  • Hood River County (Or.) -- Genealogy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Other titlesHood River County, Oregon, 1852-1987.
    ContributionsHood River County Historical Society.
    The Physical Object
    Format[Volume II.]
    Pagination523 p. :
    Number of Pages523
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17906181M
    LC Control Number82083003

      Later, Mary Coe, one of the first pioneers in Hood River County, determined the name needed to be changed to make it more appealing and draw settlers from the East to the beautiful valley. She selected the name Hood River after majestic Mount Hood, which stands as an iconic tribute to the geological and cultural history of Hood River County/5(4). Biography of Allen O. Adams The Centennial History of Oregon, (Source: Google Books) Pioneer Preacher Profile William Lysander Adams Biography of Clifford C. Anderson (Source: Online Biographies) Biography of Dr. Malcolm Bronson The Centennial History of Oregon, (Source: Google Books) Biography of Alfred Collis The Centennial History of Oregon, (Source: Google Books).

    Original Book entitled "Oregon County History" This book was originally published in the late 80's by the Oregon County Historical Society. It has been out of print for five years. The rights to republish the content and a Library of Congress designation has been secured to reprint the book. Mary Lea Pease has the galleys. The official website of the Oregon Secretary of State. Select a county or use the clickable map below.

    The Hood River Issei: An Oral History of Japanese Settlers in Oregon's Hood River Valley (Asian American Experience) Paperback – August 1, by Linda Tamura (Author) › Visit Amazon's Linda Tamura Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Cited by: Hood River Oregon Chamber of Commerce provides all the info you need on where to eat, drink, stay, and the many things to do in beautiful Hood River County.


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History of Hood River County, Oregon, 1852-1987 Download PDF EPUB FB2

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for HISTORY OF HOOD RIVER COUNTY, OREGON VOL. II at the best online Seller Rating: % positive. The first permanent settlers in Hood River County filed a donation land claim in ; by 17 families lived in the region.

By the late 19th century farmers of Japanese, Finnish, German and French ethnicity settled in the valley. The Columbia River Highway was completed in from Portland to The Dalles.

The General History of Oregon by Charles Carey, is a fact filled book, that will hold your attention as History of Hood River County draws you into the history of the state we know as Oregon, from the early British seaman, to Lewis & Clark, to the opening of the country and the native Americans, Carey cover it all and more.

A great read/5(4). Initially this database included family information from “History of Hood River County, Oregon ” Currently this database includes information from histories of Hood River County, Oregon; all individuals and families from the Hood River County portion of the Wasco County, Oregon Census, and Hood River County, Oregon Census, as.

The William Jenkins family and the Denson family were soon to file donation land claims. Thus began the settlement of the Hood River Valley.

Pioneer History To give historical perspective: The first permanent settlers History of Hood River County what was to become Hood River County filed a donation land claim in ; by seventeen families lived in the region.

History of Hood River County, Oregon – Currently this database includes information from “History of Hood River County, Oregon – and – ,” “History of Early Pioneer Families of Hood River, Oregon,” families from the Hood River County portion of the,and Wasco County, Oregon Census.

Visit the Hood River County History Museum Oregon more information about our county’s heritage. Article written in cooperation with: Connie Nice, Hood River County History Museum and Joe McCanna, Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation Crating apples in Hood River County c.

Courtesy of the Oregon Historical Society. Historic Hood River. images from The History Museum of Hood River County. An HHR reader has graciously shared a collection of books his father, Bus Gibson, collected over his lifetime.

One of the books is a compilation of hand coloered photographs of the Columbia River Highway shortly after it was built. This view shows the long gone Talbot. Our mailing address is Hood River County Records, State Street, Hood River, OR If you are not familiar with document recording in Hood River County, we suggest you call us at to discuss fees and requirements.

Hood River County has depleted its financial reserves and can no longer maintain county services without additional revenue.

If revenue from this operating levy is dedicated to public safety services, general fund revenues would be used to maintain other county services at current () levels. Author: Hood River County Historical Society. Publisher: Hood River, Or. (Port Marina Park, Hood River ): Hood River County Historical Society, © Hood River County, Oregon: Including its History, Columbia River, Timberline Lodge, Summit Ski Area, Columbia Gorge Hotel, Wildwood Recreation Site, and More [Jennifer Duran] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Discover Hood River County, Oregon like you have never seen it before. Whether you are a first time traveler or avid visitor of this region. To identify and document the historically significant property, people, and information in Hood County. To develop on-going programs for the protection, restoration and maintenance of historical elements in Hood County.

Historical Society Store. Hood River County is a county located in the U.S. state of of the census, the population The county seat is Hood River. The county was established in and is named for the Hood River, a tributary of the Columbia River.

Hood River County comprises the Hood River, OR Micropolitan Statistical Area. The Hood River Valley is a top producer of Seat: Hood River.

images from The History Museum of Hood River County. Archive › All. All () Cascade Locks (38) Dee (32) default () Downtown Hood River (). History. Hood River (originally called Dog River) post office was established (named by Mary Coe) at the site of the present city on Septemand the city itself was incorporated in Originally, the city was part of Wasco County, but it became the seat of Hood River County when the county was first established in County: Hood River.

Ap (Mount Hood National Forest: Wamic to Rhododendron: Beginning with its construction by Sam Barlow inthis toll road provided the first overland connection for wagons between The Dalles and Oregon City over Mount Hood, and offered a majority of Oregon Trail emigrants an alternative to the hazardous raft passage down the Columbia River.

Click on the links below to learn more about some of the people whose lives were highlighted in the Cemetery Tales performances.

In keeping with the History Museum's mission of preserving and telling the stories of former Hood River County citizens, Cemetery Tales will return again next fall in Hood River’s Idlewilde Cemetery.

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Hood River County Historical Society. History of Hood River County, Oregon: Dallas, Ore.: Taylor Publishing Company, Tamura, Linda. The Hood River Issei: An Oral History of Japanese Settlers in Oregon’s Hood River Valley.

Urbana: University of. Sit back and let nostalgia wash over you as you travel back in time with the history of Oregon County, Missouri in the Ozarks. The Oregon County Historical Society developed and published this book in as a labor of love. The current club has reprinted this book digitally with issues available in print and e-book form.

More books will follow/5(4).Hood River County, Oregon: Including Its History, Columbia River, Timberline Lodge, Summit Ski Area, Columbia Gorge Hotel, Wildwood Recreation Site, and More .Hood River County Courthouse and Government Records.

Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Hood River County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information.

Buried away in Oregon courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Oregon residents.