News of the Week, July 24 – July 30

Oregon Spectator, July 23, 1846 Notice. The subscribers have, this day, formed a co-partnership, for the transaction of general commission business, at Oregon City and Portland, under the name and style of F. W. Pettygrove & Co. F. W. Pettygrove, A. E. Wilson. Oregon City, July 14, 1846 The Oregon Argus, July 26, 1856 Another…

News of the Week, July 10 – 16

Matters Matrimonial that introduce some well-known residents of the past… Oregon Spectator, July 9, 1846. (Page 2) The editor of the Polynesian is pleased to make honorable mention of the Oregon Spectator, the first number of which he had just received, and gives a summary of the contents, but speaks doubtingly of the existence of…

News of the Week, July 3 – 9

Oregon Spectator, July 9, 1846 OBITUARY. It is our painful duty to record the death of Doctor JOHN E. LONG, secretary of the territory, who was drowned in the Clackamas River, near this place, on Sunday, 21st., ult., under the following melancholy circumstances: He left his residence on the north side of the Clackamas, about…