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Ben Hur Lampman: A Man of the Ages. Where Past Meets Present, Page 268

Ben Hur Lampman reknowned editor, esssayist and Poet Laureate

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The Chautauqua in Ashland. Where Past Meets Present, Page 265

The Chautauqua movement in Ashland

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Chris Korbulic: Paddling the Globe. Where Past Meets Present, Page 260

Chris Korbulic is a world class kayaker.

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The Heyday of Medford Football. Where Past Meets Present, Page 258

A comprehensive history of high school football in southern Oregon.

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Kyle Singler: One of the Valley's Best Athletes. Where Past Meets Present, Page 255

Kyle Singler: from hi school stand out to National Basketball player.

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The "Greatest" male Southern Oregon Athletes. Where Past Meets Present, Page 251

Various world class athletes from southern Oregon.

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Lincoln Savage of Savage Creek. Where Past Meets Present, Page 203

Abraham Lincoln Savage son of James and Margaret Anne Savage was an educator/botanist in both Jackson and Josephine counties.

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The 2002 Busicuit Fire. Where Past Meets Present, Page 194

On July 13, 2002 southwestern Oregon suffered one of the worst fires in recorded history.

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The 1997 Ashland New Year's Day Flood. Where Past Meets Present, Page 191

The "New Year's Day Flood" one of the worst floods in history.

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Crater Lake. Where Past Meets Present, Page 137

Crater Lake one of the premier land marks of southern Oregon

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Mt. McLoughlin. Where Past Meets Present, Page 134

Mount McLoughlin from beautiful scenery to a source of drinking water for Medford and the Rouge Valley.

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The Table Rocks. Where Past Meets Present, Page 131

History of Upper and Lower Table Rocks

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Mt. Ashland Ski Area. Where Past Meets Present, Page 127

Mount Ashland the controvercies and development of the ski area.

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The Siskiyou Summit (and pass). Where Past Meets Present, Page 123

Siskiyou summit from a pack trail to a rail road to a 4 lane freeway.

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Dagoba Chocolate. Where Past Meets Present, Page 118

Frederick Schilling and the growth of his interest chocolate Company.

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Fire Mountain Gems. Where Past Meets Present, Page 116

Developed from a small hobby into a world class mail order gem and bead company.

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Blackstone Audio. Where Past Meets Present, Page 114

Craig and Michelle Black owners of Blackstone Audio. Started as a small business in their living room.

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William B. Smullin: Communications Pioneer. Where Past Meets Present, Page 111

William B. Smullin and his legacy of radio, television and cable.

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Tucker Sno-Cat. Where Past Meets Present, Page 108

Emmett Tucker and the development of his idea for a vehichle to travers snow.

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The Vintners and their Wine. Where Past Meets Present, Page 105

A history of the development of the wine industry across southern Oregon. Including the humble beginnings by Peter Britt.

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The Roots, Sabroso and Tree Top. Where Past Meets Present, Page 102

The Root family developed a fruit processing company.

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The Neuman Hotel Group. Where Past Meets Present, Page 99

Hoteliers Doug and Becky Neuman.

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The Oregon Caves. Where Past Meets Present, Page 140

Discovered by Elijah Davidson in 1874. With the completion of hiway 46 in 1922 Oregon Caves became a tourist destination.

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Mt. Shasta. Where Past Meets Present, Page 143

Mt. Shasta popular with everbody from skiers to new agers.

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The 1964 Christmas Flood. Where Past Meets Present, Page 189

The Christmas Flood of 1964 was rated as the fifth most destructive in the 20th century.

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The 1962 Columbus Day Storm. Where Past Meets Present, Page 187

On October 12, 1962 the west coast of the United States was struck by one of the worst storms in recorded history.

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The 1959 Ashland Wildfire. Where Past Meets Present, Page 185

From two small fires into a large conflagration.

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The Past and Present of Mercy Flights. Where Past Meets Present, Page 179

Mercy Flights has grown from a single aircraft to sophisticated aircraft, helicopters and grown trans portation.

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Rogue Valley Manor. Where Past Meets Present, Page 176

The "Manor" has grown from an idea into a non profit corporation with facilities all over the United States.

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Providence Medford Medical Center. Where Past Meets Present, Page 172

Providence Medford Medical Center has grown from three nuns of the "Sisters of Providence Order" to a large hospital network.

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Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. Where Past Meets Present, Page 169

The growth of the Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital Hospital into Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.

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Wildlife Images. Where Past Meets Present, Page 163

J. David Siddon founder of Wildlife Images. A wildlife rehabilation facility located in Grants Pass Oregon.

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The record powerball win. Where Past Meets Present, Page 160

History of the Chaney/West lottery win.

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The Carpenters and Their Foundation. Where Past Meets Present, Page 157

Alfred and Leonard Carpenter founded the Carpenter Foundation.

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Kids Unlimited and its Power. Where Past Meets Present, Page 154

Founder Tom Cole has gone from a desire, to help to a school to support at risk kids.

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Dogs for the Deaf. Where Past Meets Present, Page 151

Dogs for the Deaf a nonprofit that trains dogs to be service animals for various needs.

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Bill and Florence Schneider. Where Past Meets Present, Page 149

Long time Philanthropists with generous donations to many worth while organisations.

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The history of Harry and David (and Bear Creek Corporation). Where Past Meets Present, Page 95

Bear Creek Corporation developed by Harry and David Holmes

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The Brittt Festival. Where Past Meets Present, Page 295

The Britt Festival: from a small idea to one of the premier summer music festivals in the Pacific Northwest.

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U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service Forensics Lab. Where Past Meets Present, Page 37

U. S Fish and Wildlife Service Forensics Lab. Terry Grosz and Ken Goddard involved.

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

An accounting of reported ghost stories across southern Oregon.

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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...

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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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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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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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