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Old Timer"s Tales of Oregon

John Taylor

Old Timer"s Tales of Oregon

An Oral History

by John Taylor

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Authorhouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History - U.S.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8454075M
    ISBN 101414058977
    ISBN 109781414058979
    OCLC/WorldCa55874982

    Browse and buy a vast selection of Signed First Editions Books and Collectibles on Passion for Lives of Old Timers on the Upper St. Joe and St. Maries Rivers. Russell, Bert, ed. History of the Sisters of St. Mary of Oregon Schoenberg, Wilfred P., S.J. Signed by Author(s) 1st Edition.   The area in the Cerro Colorado Mountains about 55 miles southeast of Tucson is renowned for tales of lost silver and gold treasure. From , some 4 tons of silver was taken from the area. The tales have it that Jesuit priests had Pima Indians working both gold and silver mines, though mostly silver. Modern day Jesuits deny this s: 4.   Prior to becoming the biographer of Bunko Kelly, Holbrook wrote a series of books about Washington, Oregon and Idaho, with a focus on the oral histories of the working class. A former lumberjack, his first job as a writer was with the Works Progress Administration in , where he edited two million words on Oregon history.


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