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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lane County, Oregon|Lane County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Trivia Tidbits'''''  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lane County, Oregon|Lane County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Trivia Tidbits'''  
  
Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. [[Baker County, Oregon Trivia Tidbits|> Trivia Tidbits]]
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Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices.
  
*'''Adams Mountain'''; elevation 4955 feet, named for Oscar P. Adams, an early resident of Lane County. Biography in Hines' ''Illustrated History of the State of Oregon'', p. 485. Born in Pennsylvania 1828 and came to Oregon in 1854.  
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*'''Adams Mountain'''; elevation 4955 feet, named for Oscar P. Adams, an early resident of Lane County. Biography in Hines' ''Illustrated History of the State of Oregon'', p. 485. Born in Pennsylvania 1828 and came to Oregon in 1854.
  
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*'''Ahalapam Cinder Field''', straddling Deschutes and Lane counties, see [[Deschutes County, Oregon Trivia Tidbits|Deschutes County]]
  
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=== References  ===
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Oregon Geographic Names {{FHL|649857|item|disp=FHL Book 979.5 E2m 1992}}
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[[Category:Lane_County,_Oregon]] [[Category:Oregon_Trivia_Tidbits]]

Revision as of 06:12, 3 June 2011

United States Gotoarrow.png Oregon Gotoarrow.png Lane County Gotoarrow.png Trivia Tidbits

Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices.

  • Adams Mountain; elevation 4955 feet, named for Oscar P. Adams, an early resident of Lane County. Biography in Hines' Illustrated History of the State of Oregon, p. 485. Born in Pennsylvania 1828 and came to Oregon in 1854.
  • Ahalapam Cinder Field, straddling Deschutes and Lane counties, see Deschutes County

References

Oregon Geographic Names FHL Book 979.5 E2m 1992