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Oregon at War! American soldiers marching through gas shelled French town.
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Oregon's economy before World War I

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Salmon canneries, and the gigantic fish wheels and seines (nets) that fed them, typified the extractive nature of Oregon's economy. (OSA, Oregon Trademark Labels, White Star Brand Salmon - #188, White Star Packing Company, Oregon, 1885)

Salmon canneries, and the gigantic fish wheels and seines (nets) that fed them, typified the extractive nature of Oregon's economy. (OSA, Oregon Trademark Labels, White Star Brand Salmon - #188, White Star Packing Company, Oregon, 1885)

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