Transactions of the Twenty-Third Annual Reunion of the Oregon Pioneer Association for 1895 Containing the Annual Address by Hon. William Galloway and the Occasional Address by T. T. Geer with Biographical Sketches and other Matters of Historic Interest

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Original light green wrapper with black lettering. 6 X 9 inches. 113 pages. Articles include, "Women in pioneer times" by Mrs. Robert A. Miller, Oregon City, "Reminiscences of Oregon Pioneers" by Miss. M. S. Barlow, Portland, "Crossing the plains in 1845" by Mrs. Miriam A. Tuller, Glendale, "Crossing the plains in 1852" by Joe H. Sharp, Latham, "Brief sketch of John Sharp" by Joe H. Sharp, Latham, "First mining law in Oregon" Lewiston, Idaho, May 31, 1896, "Captain Lawrence Hall" by Mrs. Lucy J. Bennett, Spokane Wash. Obituaries for Rev. Josiah L. Parrish by H. W. Scott, Editor Oregonian, "Reminiscences of the early settlement of the Willamette Valley" by P. V. Crawford and obituary for Mrs. Martha A. Noltner by Mrs. Belle J. Sellwood, Portland. The article "Women in pioneer times" by Mrs. Robert A. Miller is a good description of the horrors of the trail and what life was life for women and children. The article "Captain Lawrence Hall" by Mrs. Lucy J. Bennett(1832-1895) discusses the Meek cutoff. Top corner of front cover is chipped as it head and tail of spine. Binding is still tight and pages are very clean.

Title: Transactions of the Twenty-Third Annual Reunion of the Oregon Pioneer Association for 1895 Containing the Annual Address by Hon. William Galloway and the Occasional Address by T. T. Geer with Biographical Sketches and other Matters of Historic Interest

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Categories: Western Americana, U.S. History, Women,

Publisher: Portland Oregon, Geo. H. Himes and Company, Printers: 1895

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 017717

Keywords: EARLY OREGON HISTORY. OVERLAND JOURNEY. WOMEN AND CHILDREN--OVERLAND JOURNEY WEEK TWENTY SIX.,