Reminiscing: One Man's Recollection of Logging around Myrtle Point, Coos County, Oregon ~ by Glen Olson


Title: Reminiscing: One Man's Recollection of Logging in the Golden Years

Author: Glen Olson

Description: Inscribed by author on inside of front cover. Second printing. Clean and unmarked. Illustrated with more than sixty black-and-white photographs. 158 pages.

Recollections of homestead life, family, community, logging, and farming, mostly in Coos County during the 1930s and 1940s, much of it around Myrtle Point, Oregon, but also at logging camps in the area. The author, Glen E. Olson (1921-2016), was born on the Olson family homestead on Elk Creek, located about sixteen miles outside of Myrtle Point in Coos County. He graduated from Myrtle Point High School in 1939 and then joined his father, William Oscar ''Bill'' Olson, in the work of logging.

Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good+

Publisher: Printed by MP Printing
Place: Myrtle Point, OR
Year: 2014

ISBN: 0989419169

Keywords: history, Oregon, Coos County, Myrtle Point, Elk Creek, 1930s, 1940s,

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