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Aaron E. Waite (December 26, 1813 – December 12, 1898) was an American judge and politician.
Alvin F. Waller (1808–1872) was an American missionary in Oregon Country and an early leader at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon.
Amory Holbrook (August 15, 1820 – September 26, 1866) was an American attorney and politician in the Oregon Territory.
The Amtrak Cascades is a passenger train route in the Pacific Northwest, operated by Amtrak in partnership with the U.S. states of Washington and Oregon and the Canadian province of British Columbia.
North American telephone area codes 503 and 971 serve the northwestern region of Oregon, including the Portland, Salem, and Astoria metropolitan areas.
Asahel Bush (June 4, 1824 – December 23, 1913) was an American newspaper publisher and businessman in Salem, Oregon.
Baptists are Christians distinguished by baptizing professing believers only (believer's baptism, as opposed to infant baptism), and doing so by complete immersion (as opposed to affusion or sprinkling).
Basalt is a common extrusive igneous (volcanic) rock formed from the rapid cooling of basaltic lava exposed at or very near the surface of a planet or moon.
Basketball is a team sport played on a rectangular court.
Beaver Coins, also known in pioneer days as Beaver Money, were gold coins minted in Oregon in 1849.
In geomorphology, geography and geology, a bench or benchland is a long, relatively narrow strip of relatively level or gently inclined land that is bounded by distinctly steeper slopes above and below it.
The Benchmade Knife Company is a knife manufacturer run by Roberta and Les de Asis in Oregon City, Oregon, United States.
The Boring Lava Field is an extinct Plio-Pleistocene volcanic field zone with at least 32 cinder cones and small shield volcanoes lying within a radius of 13 miles (21 km) of Kelly Butte, which is approximately 4 miles (6 km) east of downtown Portland, Oregon, in the United States.
Bradley Glen "Brad" Tinsley (born May 10, 1989) is an American professional basketball player.
Dean R. Peters (August 22, 1958 – December 15, 1998) was an American professional wrestler and referee.
Brian Burres (born April 8, 1981) is an American former professional baseball pitcher.
The California Gold Rush (1848–1855) began on January 24, 1848, when gold was found by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, California.
Canby Area Transit, or simply CAT, is the public transit bus service provided by and for the US city of Canby, Oregon.
Canemah was an early settlement in the U.S. state of Oregon located near the Willamette River.
The John C. Ainsworth House is a historic building in Oregon City, Oregon, United States.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
A census is the procedure of systematically acquiring and recording information about the members of a given population.
A city is a large human settlement.
Clackamas Community College (CCC) is a community college located in Oregon City, Oregon, United States.
Clackamas County is a county in the U.S. state of Oregon.
The Clackamas River is an approximately tributary of the Willamette River in northwestern Oregon, in the United States.
The Coast Starlight is a passenger train operated by Amtrak on the West Coast of the United States.
A county seat is an administrative center, seat of government, or capital city of a county or civil parish.
Cutlery includes any hand implement used in preparing, serving, and especially eating food in Western culture.
Daniel Lloyd Monson (born October 6, 1961) is an American college basketball coach, the head coach at Long Beach State since April 2007.
David Eccles (May 12, 1849 – December 6, 1912) was an American businessman and industrialist who founded many businesses throughout the western United States and became Utah's first multimillionaire.
Demand-responsive transport, also known as demand-responsive transit (DRT), demand-responsive service US National Transit Database, Dial-a-Ride transit (DART) or flexible transport services.
The word diocese is derived from the Greek term διοίκησις meaning "administration".
The Donation Land Claim Act of 1850, sometimes known as the Donation Land Act, was a statute enacted in late 1850 by the United States Congress.
A drive-in theater or drive-in cinema is a form of cinema structure consisting of a large outdoor movie screen, a projection booth, a concession stand and a large parking area for automobiles.
Parke Edward Coleman (December 1, 1901 in Canby, Oregon – August 5, 1964 in Oregon City, Oregon) was a professional baseball player who played Major League Baseball for the Philadelphia Athletics from 1932 to 1935 and the St. Louis Browns from 1935 to 1936.
Edwin Markham (born Charles Edward Anson Markham April 23, 1852 – March 7, 1940) was an American poet.
Electric power transmission is the bulk movement of electrical energy from a generating site, such as a power plant, to an electrical substation.
Elementary school is a school for students in their first school years, where they get primary education before they enter secondary education.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Eugene is a city of the Pacific Northwest in the U.S. state of Oregon.
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the United States federal government for use in computer systems by non-military government agencies and government contractors.
The First Congregational Church of Oregon City, also known as Atkinson Memorial Congregational Church, is a historic building located at 6th and John Adams Sts.
Forestry is the science and craft of creating, managing, using, conserving, and repairing forests, woodlands, and associated resources to meet desired goals, needs, and values for human and environment benefits.
Fort Vancouver National Historic Site is a United States National Historic Site located in the states of Washington and Oregon.
François Norbert Blanchet (September 30, 1795 – June 18, 1883) was a French Canadian-born missionary priest and prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who was instrumental in establishing the Catholic Church presence in the Pacific Northwest.
The Francis Ermatinger House is located in Oregon City, Oregon, United States.
The Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States of America and its territories.
George Abernethy (October 7, 1807 – March 2, 1877) was an American politician, pioneer, notable entrepreneur, and first governor of Oregon under the provisional government based in the Willamette Valley, an area later a part of the American state of Oregon.
George Henry Atkinson (May 10, 1819 – February 25, 1889) was an American missionary and educator in what would become the state of Oregon.
George Law Curry (July 2, 1820 – July 28, 1878) was a United States political figure and newspaper publisher predominantly in what became the state of Oregon.
Gladstone is a city located in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
Reverend Gustavus Hines (September 6, 1809 – December 9, 1873) was an American missionary in Oregon Country.
The Harvey Cross House is a historic residence in Oregon City, Oregon, United States.
High school is a term primarily used in the United States to describe the level of education students receive from approximately 14 to 18 years old, although there is some variation.
High technology, often abbreviated to high tech (adjective forms high-technology, high-tech or hi-tech) is technology that is at the cutting edge: the most advanced technology available.
The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC; Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson) is a Canadian retail business group.
Interstate 205 (I-205) is a loop route that serves the Portland—Vancouver metropolitan area in the U.S. states of Oregon and Washington.
The interurban (or radial railway) is a type of electric railway, with streetcar-like light electric self-propelled railcars which run within and between cities or towns.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
Jeffrey David Charleston (born January 19, 1983 in Oregon City, Oregon) is a former American football defensive end.
Jeffrey Allen Lahti (born October 8, 1956) was a Major League Baseball pitcher.
John Commingers Ainsworth (June 6, 1822 – December 30, 1893) was an American pioneer businessman and steamboat owner in Oregon.
John Heard Couch (February 28, 1811 – January 19, 1870) was an American sea captain and pioneer in the Oregon Country in the 19th century.
John Pollard Gaines (September 22, 1795 – December 9, 1857) was a U.S. military and political figure.
John T. Apperson (December 23, 1834 – April 3, 1917) was an American steamboat captain and military officer who also served in the Oregon Legislative Assembly.
Jonah S. Nickerson (born March 9, 1985 in Casper, Wyoming) is a former minor league pitcher.
Joseph "Joe" Lane (December 14, 1801 – April 19, 1881) was an American politician and soldier.
KATU, virtual channel 2 (UHF digital channel 43), is an ABC-affiliated television station licensed to Portland, Oregon, United States.
Kenneth Scott Latourette (August 6, 1884 – December 26, 1968) was an American historian of China, Japan, and world Christianity.
Kintzing Prichette (June 24, 1800 – April 12, 1869) was an American politician.
Larry Gilbert Dahl (1949 – February 23, 1971) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the Vietnam War.
Libraries in Clackamas County (LINCC) is a consortium of the public libraries of Clackamas County, Oregon.
Lindsey Brooke Yamasaki (born June 2, 1980) is an American former professional women's basketball player.
The following is a list of 36 counties in the U.S. state of Oregon.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
Louis Conrad Rosenberg, born in 1890 in Portland, Oregon, was an American printmaker.
Manufacturing is the production of merchandise for use or sale using labour and machines, tools, chemical and biological processing, or formulation.
Marriage, also called matrimony or wedlock, is a socially or ritually recognised union between spouses that establishes rights and obligations between those spouses, as well as between them and any resulting biological or adopted children and affinity (in-laws and other family through marriage).
Matthew James Lindland (born May 17, 1970), also known as The Law, is an American retired mixed martial artist, Olympic wrestler, speaker, actor, coach, entrepreneur and politician.
In many countries, a mayor (from the Latin maior, meaning "bigger") is the highest-ranking official in a municipal government such as that of a city or a town.
The Medal of Honor is the United States of America's highest and most prestigious personal military decoration that may be awarded to recognize U.S. military service members who distinguished themselves by acts of valor.
Melville Eastham (June 26, 1885 – May 6, 1964) was a noted American radio pioneer and business executive.
Meredith Ann Brooks (born June 12, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist best known for her 1997 hit song "Bitch", for which she was nominated for a Grammy Award.
A middle school (also known as intermediate school or junior high school) is an educational stage which exists in some countries, providing education between primary school and secondary school.
Mulino State Airport is a public airport located at Mulino, Oregon, near the city of Molalla, about 20 nautical miles (23 mi, 37 km) south of Portland with easy access from Interstate 205 via Oregon Route 213.
Mulino, Oregon is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) located in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States, on Oregon Route 213 between the cities of Oregon City and Molalla.
A municipal corporation is the legal term for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, towns, townships, charter townships, villages, and boroughs.
The National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) is the United States federal government's official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects deemed worthy of preservation for their historical significance.
Native Americans, also known as American Indians, Indians, Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the indigenous peoples of the United States.
A body of water, such as a river, canal or lake, is navigable if it is deep, wide and slow enough for a vessel to pass or walk.
A neighborhood association (NA) is a group of residents or property owners who advocate for or organize activities within a neighborhood.
An ordinary (from Latin ordinarius) is an officer of a church or civic authority who by reason of office has ordinary power to execute laws.
Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region on the West Coast of the United States.
The Oregon Blue Book is the official directory and fact book for the U.S. state of Oregon prepared by the Oregon Secretary of State and published by the Office of the Secretary's Archives Division.
The Oregon City Bridge, also known as the Arch Bridge, is a steel through arch bridge spanning the Willamette River between Oregon City and West Linn, Oregon, United States.
Oregon City College was a short-lived school in what is today the U.S. state of Oregon.
Oregon City High School is a public high school in Oregon City, Oregon, United States.
The Oregon City Municipal Elevator is a elevator which connects two neighborhoods in Oregon City in the U.S. state of Oregon.
The Oregon City School District is a school district that serves the city of Oregon City, Oregon and some unincorporated areas of southwestern Clackamas County, including the hamlet of Beavercreek and the community of Jennings Lodge, which is physically separated from the rest of the district by the Gladstone School District.
Oregon City is an Amtrak station in Oregon City, Oregon, United States.
The Oregon City Transit Center is a TriMet transit center located at McLoughlin Blvd.
The Oregon Country was a predominantly American term referring to a disputed region of the Pacific Northwest of North America.
Oregon Geographic Names is a compilation of the origin and meaning of place names in the U.S. state of Oregon, published by the Oregon Historical Society.
The Oregon Historical Society (OHS) is an organization that encourages and promotes the study and understanding of the history of the Oregon Country, within the broader context of U.S. history.
Oregon Route 213 (OR 213) is an Oregon state highway that serves the eastern Willamette Valley between Portland and Salem.
Oregon Route 43 is an Oregon state highway that runs between the cities of Oregon City and Portland, mostly along the western flank of the Willamette River.
Oregon Route 99E is an Oregon state highway that runs between Junction City, Oregon and an interchange with I-5 just south of the Oregon/Washington border, in Portland.
The Oregon Spectator, was a newspaper published from 1846 to 1855 in Oregon City of what was first the Oregon Country and later the Oregon Territory of the United States.
The Territory of Oregon was an organized incorporated territory of the United States that existed from August 14, 1848, until February 14, 1859, when the southwestern portion of the territory was admitted to the Union as the State of Oregon.
The Oregon Trail is a historic East–West, large-wheeled wagon route and emigrant trail in the United States that connected the Missouri River to valleys in Oregon.
The Pacific Time Zone (PT) is a time zone encompassing parts of western Canada, the western United States, and western Mexico.
Pacific University is a private, non-profit, coeducational university, based in Forest Grove, Oregon, United States.
A paper mill is a factory devoted to making paper from vegetable fibres such as wood pulp, old rags and other ingredients.
Per capita income or average income measures the average income earned per person in a given area (city, region, country, etc.) in a specified year.
Peter Grant Stewart (September 6, 1809 – August 27, 1900) was a jeweler and pioneer of the Oregon Country in what later became the U.S. states of Oregon and Washington.
Peter Skene Ogden (alternately Skeene, Skein or Skeen), (baptised 12 February 1790 – September 27 1854) was a fur trader and a Canadian explorer of what is now British Columbia and the American West.
Philip Foster (January 29, 1805 – March 17, 1884) was one of the first settlers in modern Oregon, United States.
In the United States, a plat (plan or cadastral map) is a map, drawn to scale, showing the divisions of a piece of land.
Population density (in agriculture: standing stock and standing crop) is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density.
Portage or portaging is the practice of carrying water craft or cargo over land, either around an obstacle in a river, or between two bodies of water.
Portland International Airport is a joint civil-military airport and the largest airport in the U.S. state of Oregon that accounts for 90 percent of passenger travel and more than 95 percent of air cargo of the state.
The Portland metropolitan area or Greater Portland is a metropolitan area in the U.S. states of Oregon and Washington centered on the principal city of Portland, Oregon.
The Portland Railway, Light and Power Company was a railway company and electric power utility in Portland, Oregon, United States, from 1906 until 1924.
Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County.
The poverty threshold, poverty limit or poverty line is the minimum level of income deemed adequate in a particular country.
Public housing is a form of housing tenure in which the property is owned by a government authority, which may be central or local.
Quercus garryana, the Garry oak, Oregon white oak, Oregon oak, or Hu'dshnam, from the traditional Klamath language, is a tree species with a range stretching from southern California to southwestern British Columbia.
Race and ethnicity in the United States Census, defined by the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the United States Census Bureau, are self-identification data items in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify, and indicate whether or not they are of Hispanic or Latino origin (the only categories for ethnicity).
The Rocky Mountains, also known as the Rockies, are a major mountain range in western North America.
The Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon (Archidioecesis Portlandensis in Oregonia) is an archdiocese of the Roman Catholic Church in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.
Ron Saltmarsh is an American composer, producer, guitarist and performer.
Salem is the capital of the U.S. state of Oregon, and the county seat of Marion County.
Samuel Parker (1806–1886) was an American pioneer of the Oregon Country, in what was to become the state of Oregon.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
A sawmill or lumber mill is a facility where logs are cut into lumber.
Sister Cities International (SCI) is a nonprofit citizen diplomacy network that creates and strengthens partnerships between communities in the United States and those in other countries, particularly through the establishment of "sister cities".
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
The South Clackamas Transportation District (SCTD) is a bus service that provides public transportation in Molalla, Oregon, connecting that city to Clackamas Community College (and TriMet, which formerly provided the service) in Oregon City, and Canby (and Canby Area Transit).
South Metro Area Regional Transit (SMART) is a public transit system operated by the city government of Wilsonville, Oregon, United States.
Spanish or Castilian, is a Western Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain and today has hundreds of millions of native speakers in Latin America and Spain.
The Statesman Journal is the major daily newspaper published in Salem, Oregon, United States.
The Willamette River flows northwards down the Willamette Valley until it meets the Columbia River at a point 101 milesTimmen, Fritz, Blow for the Landing, at 89–90, 228, Caxton Printers, Caldwell, ID 1972 from the Pacific Ocean, in the U.S. state of Oregon.
Susan Diane Ruttan (née Dunsrud; born September 16, 1948) is an American actress, best known for her role as Roxanne Melman on L.A. Law (1986–1993).
Tabitha Moffatt Brown (May 1, 1780 – May 4, 1858) was an American pioneer colonist who traveled the Oregon Trail to the Oregon Country.
Lake Megami in Tateshina is a town located in Kitasaku District in south-central Nagano Prefecture, in the Chūbu region of Japan.
The Oregonian is a daily newspaper based in Portland, Oregon, owned by Advance Publications.
A titular see in various churches is an episcopal see of a former diocese that no longer functions, sometimes called a "dead diocese".
A tourist trolley, also called a road trolley, is a rubber-tired bus designed to resemble an old-style streetcar or tram.
A tram (also tramcar; and in North America streetcar, trolley or trolley car) is a rail vehicle which runs on tramway tracks along public urban streets, and also sometimes on a segregated right of way.
Trevor Kirk Wilson (born June 7, 1966), is a former professional baseball pitcher.
TriMet, more formally known as the Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon, is a public agency that operates mass transit in a region that spans most of the Portland metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Oregon.
A state is a constituent political entity of the United States.
The Union Pacific Railroad (or Union Pacific Railroad Company and simply Union Pacific) is a freight hauling railroad that operates 8,500 locomotives over 32,100 route-miles in 23 states west of Chicago and New Orleans.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government.
USA Today is an internationally distributed American daily, middle-market newspaper that serves as the flagship publication of its owner, the Gannett Company.
West Linn is a city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
The Willamette Falls is a natural waterfall on the Willamette River between Oregon City and West Linn, Oregon, in the United States.
The Willamette Falls Locks are a lock system on the Willamette River in the US state of Oregon.
The Willamette River is a major tributary of the Columbia River, accounting for 12 to 15 percent of the Columbia's flow.
William Green T'Vault (1806–1869) was a pioneer of the Oregon Country and the first editor of the first newspaper published west of the Missouri River.
ZIP Codes are a system of postal codes used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) since 1963.
The 2010 United States Census (commonly referred to as the 2010 Census) is the twenty-third and most recent United States national census.
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