Wagon Trains Lead to Roses in December ~ History of Drain Oregon Douglas County


Title: Wagon Trains Lead to Roses in December: City of Drain 1859-1959, Douglas County, Oregon. Pioneer History of Drain, Oregon

Author: Jen Carlson

Description: Staple-bound in card covers. Light curl; generally clean with a little minor soiling. More than thirty illustrations from photographs. [56] pages. 9 x 6 inches.

A collection of historical information on the city of Drain, Oregon, published to coincide with its centennial celebration in 1959. Covers the first settlement of 1847, early growth, biographical details for Charles Drain, Sr., John Hedrick, Andrew J. Swearington, Anna Drain, Bessie J. Griggs, pioneer emigration, transportation (stagecoach, Umpqua ferry, steamboat), schools, the Drain Black Sox baseball team, and more.

Includes a three page list of Drain's descendants of Oregon pioneers (noting which pioneer family) and an abstract of the 1880 Census for Drain, the Pass Creek District, and the surrounding area to the west.

Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good+

Publisher: [published by the author] Printed by the Drain Enterprise
Place: Drain, Oregon
Year: 1959

Keywords: history, Douglas County, Oregon,

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