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Eagle Point. Where Past Meets Present, Page 394

James J. Fryer considered to be the "Father of Eagle Point" aquired land on Little Butte Creek in 1852 and the settlement developed around him.

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Gold Hill. Where Past Meets Present, Page 396

Originally laid out by Thomas Chavner a local entrupreneur the town of Gold Hill is esentially unchanged today.

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The City of Rogue River. Where Past Meets Present, Page 399

The City of Rogue River has gone by several names over the years. "Tailholt" then Woodville.

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Shady Cove. Where Past Meets Present, Page 401

Shady Cove was named after a popular spot where people used to wait for the ferry crossing.

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Grants Pass. Where Past Meets Present, Page 404

Grants Pass is the third county seat of Josephine County.

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Sams Valley. Where Past Meets Present, Page 407

Named in honor of Chief Sam of the Rogue River tribe "Sams Valley" is an unincorporated agricultural area within in Jackson County.

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Applegate Valley. Where Past Meets Present, Page 409

The Applegate Valley spans both Jackson and Josephine counties. Named for the river which was originally named for one of the Applegate brothers.

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Beaver Money. Where Past Meets Present, Page 415

Beaver money was invented in 1849 to stablize the currency in the Oregon territory prior to state hood.

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Camp White. Where Past Meets Present, Page 417

In 1941 the war department decided that the "Agat Desert" of Jackson county would be a good place to build a military base. Opened as "Camp George A. White" the camp existed until shortly after world war II.

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Ghosts, Spirits, and other Apparitions. Where Past Meets Present, Page 420

An accounting of reported ghost stories across southern Oregon.

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Southern Oregon's Bigfoot. Where Past Meets Present, Page 422

Various reports of Bigfoot sitings, and possibly the worlds only Bigfoot trap.

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The Ballot Stealing Caper. Where Past Meets Present, Page 424

Political shenanigans in Jackson county rose to their peak during the depression years.

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The State of Jefferson. Where Past Meets Present, Page 426

Based on a political revolt encompassing both Southern Oregon and Northern California. Un happy citizens pushed for the State of Jefferson.

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Two-Bits The World War II Hero. Where Past Meets Present, Page 429

Two-Bits was a local dog that survived two different tumbles off of Whiskey Peak look out.

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The Grants Pass Cavemen. Where Past Meets Present, Page 432

Formed in 1922 the Grants Pass Cavemen is a civic organization based in Josephine county.

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Susie Jessel: The Spiritual Healer. Where Past Meets Present, Page 435

Susie Jessel is famous for her spiritual healing practice.

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Ambrose, Harriet

Obituary

Ambrose Vertical File Biographies
Ambrose, George H.

Letter from SOHS to Victor West, 1961

Ambrose Vertical File Biographies
Ambrose, Thomas F.

Obituary

Ambrose Vertical File Biographies
Bailey, Jack

Obituary -- AKA Grant Bales

Bailey Vertical File Biographies
Batzer, Josephine

Obituary -- Mrs. Jack Batzer

Barr - Bayliss Vertical File Biographies
Bauman, Arnold

Obituary, MMT 1982

Barr -- Bazett Vertical File Biographies
Bazett, Sidney

Obituary, MMT 1983

Barr -- Bazett Vertical File Biographies
Bell, Benjamin "Bert"

Obituary, MMT 1982

BE Vertical File Biographies
Braun, Albert

Obituary -- MMT 1982

BR Vertical File Biographies

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