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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.
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Oregon Historical MarkersTsunamis - Depoe Bay

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This geology sign is located along the walkway at Depoe Bay north of the Whale Watching Center. One of many of these signs along the Oregon coast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/26/2011

last visited: 2/3/2016

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Oregon Historical MarkersMt. Union Cemetery - Philomath, OR

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A historical marker located near the entrance to Mt. Union Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/9/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersOak Creek's Watershed - Corvallis, OR

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This interpretive display is one of three located near the historic Irish Bend Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/9/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersKings Valley Millstone - Corvallis, OR

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This millstone and historical marker reside in a memorial rose garden within Avery Park and Natural Area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 4/28/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersLane County Clerks Building

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The oldest remaining structure in Lane County can be viewed in Eugene Oregon at the Lane County Historical Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/21/2006

last visited: 4/20/2008

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Oregon Historical MarkersAvery Park Applegate Trail Kiosk - Corvallis, OR

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This kiosk within Avery Park contains seven interpretive displays highlighting the Applegate Trail which passed through here in the mid-1800s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 4/28/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersSite of First Cabin in Eugene - Eugene, OR

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This hard-to-read historical marker is located a short distance south of memorial marker for Eugene Skinner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 4/25/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersEugene Skinner Settled Here

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Plaque commemorating the founder of Eugene Oregon and the replica cabin on display here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/24/2006

last visited: 4/20/2018

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Oregon Historical MarkersGenesis of a City

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Quotes from early pioneers about Eugene Oregon in its beginning. N 44° 03.643 W 123° 05.847

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/24/2006

last visited: 4/20/2018

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Oregon Historical MarkersSkinner’s Cabin....A Place of Refuge

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Marker describing pioneer life using quotes from the pioneers themselves.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/30/2006

last visited: 4/20/2018

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Oregon Historical MarkersThe Applegate Trail ~Southern Route to Oregon~

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The death of two sons on the Columbia River prompted the search for an alternate route to Oregon. The Applegate Trail is also considered to be part of the California Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/21/2006

last visited: 4/20/2018

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Oregon Historical MarkersLane County’s Applegate Trails

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History of an early Pioneer trail in Oregon's Willamette Valley. Part of what is considered a "California Historic Trail".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/20/2006

last visited: 4/20/2018

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Oregon Historical MarkersEugene Skinner Monument

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Monument marking the approximate location of Eugene Skinners cabin. First settler in what is now known as Eugene Oregon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/17/2006

last visited: 6/7/2020

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Oregon Historical MarkersOregon State University National Historic District - Corvallis, OR

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Oregon State University has the distinction of being one of only two college campuses in the U.S. designated as a National Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 11/22/2015

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersThe Incubator House & Poultry Building - Corvallis, OR

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These two historic buildings have been relocated numerous times before settling here and are both listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/25/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersKearney Hall - Oregon State University - Corvallis, OR

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This historical marker resides in front of Kearney Hall on the Oregon State University campus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 11/21/2015

last visited: 9/9/2022

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Oregon Historical MarkersHitching Post Square - Eugene Oregon

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History plaque found in the Park Blocks in Eugene.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/27/2008

last visited: 7/3/2008

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Oregon Historical MarkersFirst Congregational Church 1918-1932 - Corvallis, OR

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A historical marker stands in front of a former church building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/15/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersHome of Fred J. Porter - Corvallis, OR

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A historical marker located in front of a home highlights a local city engineer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/15/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersThe Corvallis Arts Center - Corvallis, OR

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One of two historical markers located in front of the Corvallis Arts Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/15/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersMadison Avenue - A Place For People - Corvallis, OR

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One of two historical marker located in front of the Corvallis Arts Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/15/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersElementary Schools - Corvallis, OR

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This historical sign is located at Central Park of Corvallis, Oregon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/10/2010

last visited: 4/21/2018

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Oregon Historical MarkersMillrace Industrial Site History

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Near High Street and 5th Avenue this marker details the early industrial history of Eugene, Oregon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/14/2006

last visited: 7/7/2008

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Oregon Historical MarkersSite of Corvallis Public Schools - Corvallis, OR

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A small plaque notes the site of two public schools located in Central Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/15/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersCapitol of Territorial Oregon - Corvallis, OR

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For a brief period, Corvallis was the territorial capitol of Oregon in 1855.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/13/2018

last visited: never

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