News of the Week, May 7 to May 13

Oregon Spectator, May 13, 1847 The trespass “wars” expand… NOTICE I HEREBY caution all persons (particularly Gen. Alanson Husted) against trespassing in any manner whatever upon my Land Claim, situated on the bank of the Clackamas River, opposite to the Indian village, and which was recorded by me on the 18th of January 1847 –…

News of the Week – April 23 to April 29

Oregon Spectator, April 29, 1847 ELECTION NOTICE To Sheriffs, Clerks and Judges of Election At the general election to be held in Oregon on the first Monday in June, 1847, the following Territorial and County officers are to be elected: TERRITORIAL: One Governor COUNTY: For each county, one Treasurer, one Assessor, and three Justices of…

Titanic – Portland Residents and Friends

The sinking of the Titanic affected families worldwide – here is the impact in Portland, April 1912. More tomorrow on Frank M. Warren and Anna Atkinson Warren, daughter of missionary and educational icon of the Oregon Territory, Rev. George Atkinson… Morning Oregonian, April 17, 1912 PORTLAND MEN PERISH GALLANTLY Hope That Herman Klaber and F.…