The State of Oregon; Its Resources and Opportunities Official Pamphlet Published for the Information of Homeseekers, Settlers and Investors

The State of Oregon; Its Resources and Opportunities Official Pamphlet Published for the Information of Homeseekers, Settlers and Investors

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ...and graded public schools, business college (private) and 12 churches: Baptist, Catholic, Christian, Christian Science, Church of God, Congregational, Episcopal, Evangelical, German Lutheran, Methodist Episcopal, Methodist (South), Presbyterian. City owns gravity water system. Electric lighting and power plant under private ownership. Has improved and well-lighted streets, sewer system and other modern municipal improvements. Fruit and vegetable canning factory and prune packing plant located here. Average annual rainfall 42 inches. Monroe--Altitude 350 feet. Population 200, local estimate. On main line of Portland, Eugene & Eastern between Corvallis and Eugene, which connects with main line of Southern Pacific at Eugene and West Side division of same system at Corvallis. About 18 miles south of Corvallis and about equal distance north of Eugene. About nine miles from Junction City on main line of Southern Pacific and on Long Tom river, which empties into Willamette river ten miles north. Surrounded'by rich agricultural and horticultural territory and large body of virgin timber in near vicinity. Principal industries farming, dairying, lumbering, fruit growing, flour manufacturing and livestock and poultry raising. Has high and graded public school and two churches: Catholic and Methodist. Average annual rainfall about 42 inches. Philomath--Altitude 295 feet. Population 505 (U. S. eensus 1910). Local estimate 600. On main line of Corvallis & Eastern, six miles west of Corvallis, and on Mary's river. Surrounded by a very large area of fertile agricultural land and extensive timbered area in immediate vicinity. Industries: Lumbering, farming, dairying, fruit raising, livestock and poultry culture. Philomath College, anon-sectarian Christian...show more

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  • Paperback | 74 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 150g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236577043
  • 9781236577047