News of the Week, August 6 to August 12

Oregon City Enterprise, August 10, 1867 BEAUTIFUL MONUMENT – On Wednesday last Mr. Wm. Barlow of this city, received from Mr. Young of Portland, a splendid California marble monument, nicely polished, standing nearly five feet in height, to mark the last resting spot of his deceased little daughter Virginia A. The top part of the…

News of the Week, July 2 to July 8

Oregon Spectator, July 8, 1847 We are pleased to announce the arrival among us of a young American artist, Mr. J. M. Stanley, who visits our territory for the purpose of transferring to canvas some portions of the beautiful and sublime scenery with which our country abounds. The field of Mr. Stanley’s labors has chiefly…