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Shaw

2018-12-10T12:33:01+00:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: Community Memories, History Tidbits, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Main road through Shaw, Oregon circa 1909.  Left to right, Schomus General Store, WaldoHills Hotel and the Catholic church.  TheMethodist church is also visible in [...]

September 2018

August 2018

Movies Come to Salem

2018-09-18T11:01:15+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Community Memories, History Tidbits|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Movies Got a Slow Start in Salem This summer’s exhibit at the Willamette Heritage Center looks at how technology changed our community between 1880-1920.  [...]

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Salem U.S.O. the “It” Spot in WWII

2018-07-25T15:42:23+00:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: Community Memories, History Tidbits, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Salem U.S.O. One of Salem’s USO buildings. Look familiar? It is now the offices for Sherman, Sherman, Johnnie & Hoyt, LLP, on the [...]

May 2018

Pogo Stick Fad in Salem

2018-05-22T11:37:41+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Community Memories, History Tidbits|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Salem residents on Pogo Sticks as published in the Oregon Magazine February 1922. (WHC Collections 2008.038.0018) Murray Wade, editor of the Oregon [...]

April 2018