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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 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 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 MarkersTurner, Oregon

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Turner - Marion County Centennial Marker

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 8/20/2012

last visited: 11/28/2012

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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 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 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 MarkersWiley Griffon - Eugene Masonic Cemetery - Eugene, OR

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This citizen memorial resides in Eugene Masonic Cemetery, the oldest cemetery in Eugene.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 2/4/2015

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersPoint of The Hills School

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Small marker on north side of the The Eugene Masonic Cemetery. Located near the corner of University and 25th Streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 12/19/2006

last visited: 12/14/2014

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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 MarkersThe Van Buren Street Bridge - Corvallis, OR

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A historical marker located near the Van Buren Street Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersThe Corvallis Ferry - Corvallis, OR

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A historical marker along a bike path and just south of Van Buren Street bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersRiver Transport - Corvallis, OR

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A historical marker located in the Howland Plaza, east of Madison Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersEarly Town Development - The Corvallis Riverfront - Corvallis, OR

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A historical marker located in the Howland Plaza, east of Madison Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersBenton County State Bank Building - Corvallis, Oregon

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Marker for this historic bank building in downtown Corvallis

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 9/23/2013

last visited: 4/21/2018

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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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Oregon Historical MarkersL.G. Kline Building - Corvallis, OR

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This historical marker is hanging on the side of the L.G. Kline Building on SW Madison St between SW 2nd and SW 3rd Streets in downtown Corvallis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/30/2012

last visited: 9/21/2013

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Oregon Historical MarkersCity Hall - Corvallis, OR

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This historical marker is located on the corner of SW Madison and SW 4th Streets in downtown Corvallis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/26/2012

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersBenton County Courthouse

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Oldest Oregon courthouse still used for it original purpose.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 4/12/2006

last visited: 10/31/2015

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Oregon Historical MarkersThe Whiteside Theatre - Corvallis, OR

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The historic Whiteside Theatre was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersThe Opera House - Corvallis, OR

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This historical marker is located on the corner of SW Madison and SW 4th Streets in downtown Corvallis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/25/2012

last visited: never

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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 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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