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2 edition of forest history of Douglas County, Oregon, to 1900 found in the catalog.

forest history of Douglas County, Oregon, to 1900

Barbara Amy Breitmayer Vatter

forest history of Douglas County, Oregon, to 1900

a microcosmic study of imperialism

by Barbara Amy Breitmayer Vatter

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forests and forestry -- Oregon -- Douglas County

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Barbara Vatter.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination450 leaves :
    Number of Pages450
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14492309M

    Old maps of Douglas County on Old Maps Online. Discover the past of Douglas County on historical maps. Old maps of Douglas County on Old Maps Online. Roseburg Quadrangle, Oregon, Land Classification and Density of Standing Timber. 1: Gannett, Henry. Sitkum 1: Diamond Lake 1: Diamond Lake 1: Roseburg 1. Douglas County, Oregon Historical Schools: A listing of all the Schools in Douglas County, OR with maps, driving directions, and a local area search function. Note that Historical Physical and Cultural Features ARE NO LONGER VISIBLE ON THE LANDSCAPE!

    Douglas County Public Records Links (Source: Free Public Records Directory) Douglas County Records (Source: FamilySearch) Letters to home Life in C.C.C. camps of Douglas County, Oregon, (Source: Internet Archive) Newspaper Records .   The HDC Book-calendar was released on August 2 rd at the Douglas County Fair. The Book-calendar, The Big Change is the fifth in the series of Telling the History of Douglas Book-calendar covers the era of to a time fraught with evolutionary changes in the County.

    Carefully restored historic photos of Northwest Logging from the s through the s. Available as prints, cards and for licensing from Old Oregon - The Art of Historic Photos. Stephen A. Douglas Puter, the self-proclaimed "king of the Oregon land fraud ring," wrote Looters of the Public Domain in while serving time in the Multnomah County jail. His insider account of defrauding the U.S. government provided names, dates, and dollar amounts and described the actions of many land speculators in the state.


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Forest history of Douglas County, Oregon, to 1900 by Barbara Amy Breitmayer Vatter Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Vatter, Barbara Amy Breitmayer, Forest history of Douglas County, Oregon, to Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for American Economic History: A Forest History of Douglas County, Oregon, to A Microcosmic Study of Imperialism by Barbara A.

Vatter (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Forest in Cascade Mountains A forest in the Cascade Mountains of Douglas County. (Photo No. douDA) Douglas County took in vast amounts of money over the decades from Oregon and California lands.

The payments were a vestige of an federal land grant to subsidize construction of a railroad from Portland to California. Cool Town Connect | Winter Systems Douglas County Historical Society © | All Rights Reserved. “Historic Douglas County, Oregon” $, plus $3 mailing charge.

Published – pages, hard cover, family histories and county data. Send Orders to: Douglas County Historical Society P.O. Box Roseburg, Oregon Oregon Historic Sites Database. Info | Search Database View Statewide Map Report Menu.

Selection Screen. SEARCH TIPS. A City and Street Name search is the most common way to find properties. Building numbers and street names may have changed over time. Some buildings may have more than one address (e.g. located on corners, multi-tenant. Douglas County does have Federal Census Schedules to guide in looking into your family tree.

United states federal Population Schedules can be found for, (free index), (fragment), Douglas Co. Mortality Schedules is available forand Douglas Co.

Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be found forand Lake County – The Lost Forest Mine in south-central Oregon was discovered by a cowboy who was rounding up cattle in the early s.

He planned to meet up with other wranglers at Sand Springs near the Lost Forest. The first to arrive, he found an interesting rock while waiting for the others. Oregon Historical Maps and Atlases.

The state of Oregon collection contains atlases spanning years of growth and development ( through ).Within the atlases are 5, historical maps, illustrations, and histories many of which contain family names ideal for genealogical research.

Others are rare antique maps, part of the collection by an exclusive arrangement with the Osher Map. From the early ’s to the ’s cinnabar mining was king in this area east of Prineville, Oregon. They were extracting the mercury from cinnabar drop by drop to use it in the silver and gold mining industries in other local mining efforts.

Container List Series 1: Oregon Statewide Maps, Add to Shelf Series I consists of maps depicting the full state of Oregon on one sheet. The maps provide information on transportation systems, state and county boundaries, and locations of cities and towns.

Roseburg Genealogy (in Douglas County, OR) USA (1,) > Oregon (8,) > Douglas County () > Roseburg (77). Note: This page primarily lists records kept at the city level. Additional records are listed on the county and state pages.

Douglas County is a county in the U.S. state of of the census, the population wasThe county seat is Roseburg. It is named after Stephen A. Douglas, an American politician who supported Oregon s County comprises the Congressional district: 4th.

The Digital Collections are always available and we will do our best to answer questions and assist with your research. Please leave a comment, email us at [email protected], or leave a message at () and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Carefully restored historic photos of Douglas County, Oregon from the s through the s. Available as prints, cards and for licensing from Old Oregon - The Art of Historic Photos. Document forest composition at the county, region, and statewide level in Oregon from to the mids.

The maps were prepared by the U.S. Forest Service and the U.S. Geological Survey. The earliest maps () were published in color. For centuries, people have been drawn to Oregon by its beautiful scenery, natural abundance and, especially, its forests.

As more and more people arrived, these forests gave way to towns, cities and highways. But through a modern dedication to sustainability, Oregon retains nearly 92 percent of the forest that covered the state in This is a testament to the commitment Oregonians made to.

Barbara Amy Breitmayer Vatter, A Forest History of Douglas County, Oregon, to A Microcosmic Study of Imperialism. New York: Garland Publishing, Albert G Walling, History of Southern Oregon: Comprising Jackson, Josephine, Douglas, Curry and Coos : Roseburg.

The Forest Type Maps of Oregon document forest composition at the county, region, and statewide level in Oregon from to the mids. The U.S. Geological Survey prepared the earliest maps at the beginning of the 20th century; the Pacific Northwest Forest Experiment Station and the Pacific Northwest Region of the U.S.

Forest Services prepared the forest type maps for the ss. This history of Western Oregon would be incomplete indeed if no mention were made of one of Douglas county's most prominent citizens, Hon. Henry Beckley, who. Learn about the History of Law Enforcement in Douglas County. Past Douglas County Sheriffs – Charles F.

Parkhurst – George C. ‘Cole’ Briscoe – Charles H. Lowell – F.C. Johnson – Hiram D. Benton – .Douglas County's cultivated hillsides and valleys supporting fine dairy and livestock farms contrast with its timber producing hills and ridges.

Much of the county area which was harvested during the lumbering boom of the early 's lies in Mark Twain National Forest established in s. Lead and zinc have been mined in the county.Repository: Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B.

Robinson Department of Special Collections. Acquisition Method: Purchased from the Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota; Acc.# Related Publications: The Family History Room also contains many plat books in print.