News of the Week, April 22 to April 28

Oregon City Enterprise, April 25, 1868 MAKING HISTORY – The Oregon made Shovel presented by Mr. Smith at the breaking of ground in East Portland, and so happily described in the address of Mr. Mitchell, in another part of this paper – was manufactured at the Willamette Iron Works, where any article that can be…

News of the Week, February 26 to March 4

Oregon City Enterprise, March 2, 1867 POPULATION OF OREGON CITY Mr. J. M. Moore, City Recorder, has just completed the annual school census of this city, in accordance with existing ordinance. He has gone a little farther and obtained the exact number of residents we have all together, classified according to age and sex as…