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Oregon History Books


Oregon local and regional history books feature vintage images of small towns and downtowns across the state. Each title celebrates the unique cultures and traditions of the 'Beaver State' through historical images and descriptive captions.

From the covered bridges throughout the state and along the Oregon coast, to the home of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, generations of victory and discovery at the Oregon State Fair, the vanishing architecture of Portland, the Rogue Valley wine fields, and towns like Bend, Hillsboro, Talent, Salem, and more, each book features stunning vintage images revealing the unique people, places, and events that make up the history of the great state of Oregon.


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African Americans of Portland
African Americans of Portland

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
The prolific journey of African Americans in Portland is rooted in the courageous determination of black pioneers to begin anew in an unfami ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738596198
Aloha-Reedville
Aloha-Reedville

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
What we think of today as Aloha or Aloha-Reedville in Washington County, Oregon, was once a collection of small villages that developed near ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738599526
Around Florence
Around Florence

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Florence, located midway on the Oregon coast, has North America’s largest stretch of dunes to the south and the most photographed headlands ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467131520
Ashland
Ashland

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
What is known as Ashland today was historically less of a destination than a crossroads. Native Americans had passed through the valley for ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738571027
Astoria
Astoria

$21.99 Reprinting
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Astoria is the oldest American settlement west of the Rocky Mountains. It began in 1811 as a small but ambitious fur trading venture of New ...
Images of America Reprinting $21.99 9780738575278
Aviation in Southern Oregon
Aviation in Southern Oregon

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of Aviation
Medford, Oregon, pioneered aviation in Southern Oregon and has long enjoyed a reputation for being an air-minded city. When the City of Medf ...
Images of Aviation Available $21.99 9780738581910
Bandon
Bandon

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Named for a founding settler's beloved Irish hometown, Bandon is one of the most picturesque cities on the Oregon coast, located where the s ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738596617
Beaverton
Beaverton

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
From the first land claim in 1847 to the growing technology industry of the 21st century, the city of Beaverton, Oregon, has had an impressi ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738593302
Bend
Bend

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Bend, astride the Deschutes River at the eastern foot of the Cascade Range, got its name from a place on the river that runs through it. Pio ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738571843
Bend
Bend

$7.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Postcards of America
Bend boasts a rich history.

Author Bio: In this collection of vintage-photograph postcards, the Deschutes County Historical So ...
Postcards of America Available $7.99 9780738571997
Boring
Boring

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Bob Boring, great-grandson of the Civil War veteran who lent his name to the community, says, “Boring is a name, not a condition.” The recen ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467132107
Bridges of Portland
Bridges of Portland

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Portland is an inland port city that rose to importance in the mid-19th century as a major shipping point for the Pacific Northwest's wheat, ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738548760
Bridges of the Oregon Coast
Bridges of the Oregon Coast

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
In the 1920s and 1930s, Oregon's legendary bridge engineer Conde B. McCullough designed a first-rate collection of aesthetic bridges on the ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738548609
Camp Rilea
Camp Rilea

$21.99 Not Yet Published
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Camp Rilea, originally named Camp Clatsop, was founded in 1927 and soon became the Oregon National Guard’s preferred training site—a claim t ...
Images of America Not Yet Published $21.99 9781467132305
Columbia River Gorge: National Treasure on the Old Oregon Trail
Columbia River Gorge: National Treasure on the Old Oregon Trail

$24.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Making of America
Lying in the shadows of Mt. Hood and the Cascade peaks, Columbia River Gorge is as rich in history as the bounty its fertile soils provide. ...
Making of America Available $24.99 9780738524320
Coos Bay
Coos Bay

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Originally called Marshfield, the city of Coos Bay has transitioned from a pioneer and frontier boomtown that was developed by coalminers, s ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738589176
Coos County
Coos County

$21.99 Backordered
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Long before the wreck of the Captain Lincoln in 1852 brought settlers to the North Spit, Native Americans and foreign explorers, including S ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738548036
Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove

$21.99 Backordered
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Cottage Grove is a picturesque little hometown nestled in the Willamette Valley. Pioneers following the Oregon Trail west settled in the are ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738580357
Crater Lake National Park
Crater Lake National Park

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
For more than half a million years, volcano Mount Mazama towered over southern Oregon. From time to time, it erupted, spreading pumice, ash, ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467130943
Crook County
Crook County

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Crook County, Oregon, is located in the heart of the state and was created from Wasco County on October 24, 1882. The original Crook County ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467130592
Dallas
Dallas

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
The only people living along the banks of the LaCreole River before 1842 were Native Americans and a few itinerant French Canadian fur trapp ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738596228
Dory Fleet of Pacific City, The
Dory Fleet of Pacific City, The

$19.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
With its smooth, sandy beach, the quiet coastal town of Pacific City, on the coast of Oregon’s Tillamook County, is the perfect home for a u ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738558134
Eagle Point
Eagle Point

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
The first settlers watched in awe as magnificent eagles soared overhead and nested high up on a butte. They decided to name their new town E ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738593104
Estacada
Estacada

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Estacada, incorporated in 1905, is located in the foothills of the Cascade Range. The town owes its existence to the construction of the fir ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738589145
Eugene
Eugene

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Since its beginnings in the 1850s, Eugene has attracted independent thinkers. Its early leaders sited the town in a picturesque location alo ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738593234
Filipinos in the Willamette Valley
Filipinos in the Willamette Valley

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Tucked among the great pioneer destinations on the Oregon Trail is the fertile agricultural area of the Willamette Valley. Today the valley ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738581101
Forest Grove
Forest Grove

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Forest Grove, one of the first settlements in the Oregon Territory, owes its name to its many varieties of trees. The first Euro-American se ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738581170
Fort Stevens
Fort Stevens

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Fort Stevens State Park, named in honor of Gen. Isaac Ingalls Stevens, is located in Warrenton, Oregon, at the mouth of the Columbia River. ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738559339
Gold Beach and South Curry County
Gold Beach and South Curry County

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Curry County is made up of small communities, ranging from the county line between Langlois and Bandon to the state line. From the inception ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738596150
Gold Hill
Gold Hill

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Gold Hill is a product of the frontier days, when bold men sought golden riches despite ongoing hardships. The 1860 discovery of the famous ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738581798
Grants Pass
Grants Pass

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Grants Pass was one of the last towns established in Josephine County. Initially named Perkinsville, the city was a precinct of Jackson Coun ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738595788
Gresham
Gresham

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
The history of Gresham, Oregon, is rooted in the pioneers who trekked along the Oregon Trail in the 1800s. Traveling down the Columbia River ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738582061
Harney County
Harney County

$21.99 Backordered
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Located in the southeastern corner of Oregon, Harney County covers approximately 10,600 square miles and supports a population of just over ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738559223
Hillsboro
Hillsboro

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Hillsboro began as a crossroads for the Native American Atfalati, retired trappers, missionaries, and land-hungry settlers whose collection ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738571829
Historic Baker City, Oregon
Historic Baker City, Oregon

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
To reach points of commerce for gold assaying or buying supplies, miners from the gold mining boom town of Auburn followed the Oregon Trail ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738520704
Hockey in Portland
Hockey in Portland

$19.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of Sports
Portland, Oregon, has an old and rich hockey tradition. The City of Roses was home to six professional hockey teams that took the ice in fi ...
Images of Sports Available $19.99 9780738548043
Hood River
Hood River

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Formerly known as Dog River, Hood River's history is filled with lore and legends as well as abundant natural beauty. The original name of D ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738596389
Jacksonville
Jacksonville

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
It was the winter of 1851-1852 when the word "gold" echoed throughout the valley. Soon hundreds of gold miners flocked to Table Rock City, l ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738580555
Lake Oswego
Lake Oswego

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Fifteen thousand years ago, the Missoula floods roared out of the Columbia River Gorge and sculpted a lakebed out of an old river channel. I ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738570853
Land of Umpqua
Land of Umpqua

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
From the snowcapped crest of the Cascades to the crashing surf of the Pacific Ocean, the Land of Umpqua covers more than 5,000 square miles ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738574929
Legendary Locals of Ashland
Legendary Locals of Ashland

$21.99
state: Oregon
series: Legendary Locals
A century and a half of close-knitted community spirit, independent-mindedness, and a strong sense of stewardship have uniquely melded into ...
Legendary Locals $21.99 9781467101455
Lighthouses and LifeSaving on the Oregon Coast
Lighthouses and LifeSaving on the Oregon Coast

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
The Oregon Coast has been the site of shipwrecks even before Lewis and Clark’s arrival in 1805. Even as the population grew, the federal gov ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738548876
Lincoln City and the Twenty Miracle Miles
Lincoln City and the Twenty Miracle Miles

$7.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Postcards of America
The stretch of Oregon coastline from the Salmon River to Depoe Bay boasts a rich history.

Author Bio: In this collection of vi ...
Postcards of America Available $7.99 9780738559704
Lincoln City and the Twenty Miracle Miles
Lincoln City and the Twenty Miracle Miles

$19.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
On the central Oregon coast lies a sliver of land bounded on the north by the Salmon River and on the south by Depoe Bay, with Devils Lake a ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738559315
Madras
Madras

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
The area where Madras now stands was originally known as “The Basin.” Sheep and cattle operators first utilized the site, where Willow Creek ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738593258
McMinnville
McMinnville

$21.99 Backordered
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
William Newby had a vision to create a place of commerce and residence for settlers to the Willamette Valley. Newby named the town after his ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738593159
Medford
Medford

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Iradell Phipps and Conrad Broback saw a golden opportunity in 1884. After convincing the railroad to build its depot on their prairie land n ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738574455
Molalla
Molalla

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
Molalla is a small community on the edge of the Willamette Valley where some of the first Oregon Trail settlers arrived in the 1840s. Thirty ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738556130
Mount Hood National Forest
Mount Hood National Forest

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
The Mount Hood National Forest is the closest national forest to Portland and encompasses the northern end of Oregon’s Cascade Mountains and ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467131209
Mt. Angel
Mt. Angel

$21.99 Available
state: Oregon
series: Images of America
The central portion of Oregon’s Willamette Valley is home to present-day Mt. Angel. The history of this charismatic town bursts with a sense ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738593333

 
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