by Michael McKenzie
Sometime around the summer of 1944, ten-year-old Douglas Owen found the 120-pound basalt rock shown above near the town of Bates, located about thirty miles ...
1860 Census, Coos County
by U. S. Census
This document is a typewritten transcript of the 1860 Schedule of Free Inhabitants in Coos County’s Coquille Precinct. It was transcribed from a microfilm copy ...
Abandoned Ranch, Christmas Valley, 1963
by Al Monner, Oregon Journal
This photograph was taken in April 1963 by Oregon Journal photographer Al Monner. It shows an abandoned ranch in southeastern Oregon’s Christmas Valley.
During the ...
Abigail Scott Duniway's Quilt
by Michael McGregor
Written by Michael N. McGregor
The colors clash. The fabrics jar. The garish designs are dizzying hexagons of mismatched stripes and solids, all placed awkwardly inside ...
Abigail Scott Duniway votes
by Abell & Son
Abigail Scott Duniway, sister of Daily Oregonian editor Harvey Scott, was a novelist, newspaper publisher, teacher, pioneer, milliner, and suffragist. An overland pioneer of 1852 ...
Acquiring Reservation Land
by Gail Wells
Some of the coast’s most remote and marginal land had been set aside for relocating people who had been defeated in the Rogue Wars and ...