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Ontario-Baker
Baker-La Grande
La Grnd-Pendleton
Pendleton-Umatilla
Umatilla-Biggs
Biggs-The Dalles
The Dalles-Eagle Cr
Eagle Cr-Portland
Portland-Rainier
Rainier-Astoria
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A 1940 Journey Across Oregon: An Oregon State Archives Exhibit

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Welcome to this Oregon State Archives Web exhibit that combines the text from a 1940 Federal Writers Project tour guide with Oregon State Archives photographs from the same era.

 

 

Top to bottom: Vista House (692); Mt. Hood skiers (1235); Horse seining (1295).
Top to bottom: Vista House (692); Mt. Hood skiers (1235); Horse seining (1295).

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Introduction
Tour overview
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The journey begins
Ontario to Baker
Baker to La Grande
La Grande to Pendleton
Pendleton to Umatilla
Umatilla to Biggs
Biggs to The Dalles
The Dalles to Eagle Creek
Eagle Creek to Portland
Portland to Rainier
Rainier to Astoria

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Last update: March 17, 2005 - Original content: 2005