Category: People

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Early Settlers

When the first European settlers came to the area in 1851 led by Captain William Tichenor, the Tututni Native Americans lived in a large village along the beach…

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The Hazeltine Brothers

In October of that year in company with his brother Martin M., he started for the Pacific coast this time by way of New York and from there…

1917 - Port Orford Harbor Surveying Pamphlet

Surveying A Great Opportunity

Cover of a multiple-fold two-color brochure from 1917 from the Port Orford Harbor and Development Corporation. The material was intended to promote stock offerings in the organization. Featured…

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Rick Cook

Artist Rick Cook sent some great photos and information about his historic gallery building in Port Orford. — (See also: Rick Cook Gallery, Part II). The first time…

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Remembering Lois Miller

We are saddened to lose Lois Miller at such a young age. She was a vital part of the Port Orford Community and documented much of its beauty…