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Facts about the History of Oregon __ Overview and timeline along with links to other resources. - From facts-about.org.uk - http://www.facts-about.org.uk/history-us-state-oregon.htm

Find a Grave - Oregon ___Brief biographies of 178 'famous' citizens, many with information about their claims to fame, causes of death and burial places, and photos. - Illustrated - From Find a Grave - http://www.findagrave.com/php/famous.php?page=state&FSstateid=39

Historical Gazette ___Topics include the Oregon Trail, gold mining, St. John's Bridge and Union Station. - Some illustration - From the Historical Gazette - http://www.aracnet.com/~histgaz/

Historical Museums of Oregon - A History Guide __ A directory of Historical Museums in Oregon, categorized by county. - illustrated - From censusfinder.com - http://www.censusfinder.com/oregon-historical-museums.htm  

History of Oregon __ "You Found It! A detailed account of the History of Oregon" Well, up to 1900 anyway. - illustrated - From sonofthesouth.net - http://www.sonofthesouth.net/texas/oregon.htm
History of Oregon __ An encyclopedic article about the history of Oregon as well as much additional information about Oregon. - illustrated - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oregon#History 

Oregon ___A good overview of the history of Oregon, plus statistics, demographic information, and links to "... selected famous natives and residents." - Illustrated - From Pearson Education, publishing as Infoplease - http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0108262.html 
Oregon ___A summary of the history of Oregon, with further information available when you click on highlighted text. Historic Oregon - Illustrated - From U-S-History.com - http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h1473.html 

Oregon Blue Book History Home Page ___Topic here include the years from prehistory to the Indian Wars and Statehood to the present day. The is also a chronological history, an extensive bibliography and a list of links to related information. - Illustrated - From the State of Oregon -

Oregon Historical Society and Oregon History Museum __ "The official website of the Oregon Historical Society and the Oregon History Museum. Learn about current and upcoming exhibits, experience Oregon history through TimeWeb and the Oregon History Project, become a member, or buy historic Oregon photos."  A wealth of information. - illustrated - From ohs.org - http://www.ohs.org/  

Oregon: History ___Topics include the search for the Northwest Passage, political reforms and statehood. - Text only - From The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. - http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/us/A0860159.html

Oregon History and Facts __ A brief directory of Oregon history related sites selected by the government of Oregon.  Sadly, this is not one of them. - From State of Oregon - http://www.oregon.gov/oregonhistory.shtml   


Oregon History & Genealogy Resources -- History __ List of resources about Oregon history. - From rootsweb.ancestry.com - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~genepool/orhist.htm

Oregon History Online ___Wow! What a great history. It's entertaining and it's informative and makes the history of this state come alive. It begins with Lewis and Clark and Indian guides and slaves, covers the first non-Native woman to set foot in Oregon, and provides information about the first woman doctor to practice there. Other chapters include the fur trade and missionaries. Underline text takes you to further information about the topic at hand. - Illustrated - From Historians M. Constance Guardino III and Rev. Marilyn A. Riedel - http://users.wi.net/~census/lesson34.html

Oregon History | Oregon __ Several click-to-view articles and resources for Oregon history. - illustrated - From oregon.com - http://www.oregon.com/history

Oregon History ProjectOHP Home ___"Supported by a growing on-line archive of historical records from the Oregon Historical Society collections, the Oregon History Project focuses on the themes and regions important to Oregon, and provides a sense of the diverse people and events that make up the history of Oregon." - Illustrated - From the Oregon Historical Society - http://www.ohs.org/education/oregonhistory/index.cfm

Oregon History Timeline __ Annotated timeline of Oregon history. - From history-timelines.org.uk - http://www.history-timelines.org.uk/american-timelines/37-oregon-history-timeline.htm

Oregon Old Photos.... faces and places in the past __ "Old family photographs, postcards, historical pictures, and genealogy about the people and places." - illustrated - From familyoldphotos.com - http://www.familyoldphotos.com/or/


Oregon pioneer history __ "Oregon Pioneer History (1806 to 1890) is the period in the history of the U.S. state of Oregon when pioneers and mountain men, primarily of European descent, traveled west across North America to explore and settle the lands west of the Rocky Mountains and north of California." An encyclkopedic article about this period in the history of Oregon. - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oregon_pioneer_history

Oregon State Flag History __ History and images of Oregon State Flag - illustrated - From scribd.com - http://www.scribd.com/doc/2429963/Oregon-State-Flag-History

Oregon Timeline of State History __ "Provides a chronological timeline of important events and dates in this state's history. Includes a guide to this state's official symbols, emblems, and mascots." - From shgresources.com - http://www.shgresources.com/or/timeline/

The US50 - A Guide to the State of Oregon ___A general overview of the history of Oregon and brief biographies of historic figures. - Text only - From Erik Schubach and TheUS50.com - http://www.theus50.com/oregon/history.php


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