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"Preliminary Frost Fighting Studies in the Rogue River Valley"

C.I. Lewis and F.R. Brown, 1911, Oregon Agricultural College Division of Horticulture 

632.11 L49 1911
The Protection of Orchards in the Pacific Northwest From Spring Frost By Means of Fires and Smudges

P.J. O'gara, 1910

632.11 U55 1910
History of Mosquito Control in Jackson County

Roger Leatherman, 1962

632.7 L41
Southern Oregon Fruit Industry Newspaper Clippings 1859-1938 634.09
History of the Rogue Valley Fruit Industry

C.B. Cordy, 1977

634.09 C67 1977
Men of Timber

1954, The Presidents of the Pacific Logging Congress

634.092 M45 1954
Men of Timber Volume II


634.09 M45 1956
Southern Oregon Historical Society "Ashland Fruit Around 1900's"

Sue Main, 1960

634.0979 M33 1960
Southern Oregon Historical Society "Bear Creek Orchards"

Sandra Califf, 1961, History of Pacific Northwest, Harry and David

634.13 C34 1961
H. Hartman: Investigations Relating to the Handling of Rogue River Valley Pears on Eastern Markets

Henry Hartman, 1932, Medford Winter Pear Committee Inc. 

634.13 H37 1932
Southern Oregon Historical Society "Progress With Pears"

Liz Hollis, 1960, Harry and David

634.13 H64 1960
History of the Pear Industry in the Rogue River Valley

Wesley E. Nissen, 1968, Pear League, Medford Pear Shippers Association, growing, packing, storing, marketing, loan

634.13 N58 1968
A Fruit For All Seasons: The Pear's Long Journey West,"

Luis F. Verano, 1978, Oregon Pears, Harry and David, Bear Creek

634.13 V47 1978
McCredie Slated as Police Chief

Three articles from the 1927 Medford Mail Tribune about Clatous McCredie who was hired to replace Chief Adams as police chief.  The articles…

Vertical File Biographies, Mac/Mc
Good Bye American

a column from the Medford Mail Tribune in January of 1927 about the death of a Central Point newspaper named The American which was published in…

Vertical File Subjects, Central Point, newspapers
If These Walls Could Talk

George Kramer presented a Windows in Time talk around some of the historic Southern Oregon Buildings.  The Root-Banks house had one of the…

Vertical File Subjects, Medford, OR, Buildings 1920-1949
Burned Out Historic Talent Building headed for restoration.

The Malmgren building, constructed in the 1920's, will be restored and listed on the national register of Historic Places.  Building owner…

Vertical File Subjects, Talent, OR, businesses.
Robert Casebeer, obituary


Robert was born in Roseburg, married his high school sweetheart, graduated from SOU, and dedicated his professional…

Vertical File Biographies, CA
Fund Makes Happy Beginnings: Fairy Godmother scholarships help local girls

Cornelia Tomes is the founder of the Fairy Godmother scholarships which were a big help to young women who could not afford college otherwise.…

Vertical File Subjects, Education
Digging the Past

Don and Carole Nielson 's hobby of hunting invertebrate fossils-snails, scallops, and leaves has been enjoyable to them, and has left displays all…

Vertical File Biographies, NI
Dr. Donald Parker Robertson, obituary

September 10, 1945 to February 14, 2024

He attended the University of New Hampshire, Tufts University, and served as Command Surgeon for the…

Vertical File Biographies, Robertson
Back in the Groove

A full time store manager helps historic building return to normal after devastation from December 2015 fire, followed by years of repairs,…

Vertical File Subjects, Eagle Point, OR, Historic Houses, Butte Creek Mill
Map of Sterlingville

Map of Sterlingville compiled by Ida Clearwater.  It includes the bunk house and the headquarters of the Sterling Mine, the Muncie Home, the…

Vertical File, Subjects, Sterlingville, OR
Treasure Trove of Glass Plate Negatives Uncovered

Grant money totaling $28,000 helps Southern Oregon Historical Society preserve work of famed Jacksonville photographer.  The Oregon Heritage…

Vertical File Biographies, Peter Britt, photography
Ashland Adult Learning Center

ADT 5-6-1986 article, Bob Berman, Fadel Al-Houti

Ashland, OR, Schools, General Vertical File Subjects
Sexual Child Abuse

ADT 5-6-1986, Workshop presented at SOSC by Siskiyou Center for Continuing Education, Kevin Talbert

Childhood Vertical File Subjects
Elaine Shanafelt

ADT 5-6-1986, SOSC nurse honored

SH Vertical File Biographies
Southern Oregon Salesman

1990 Map of Medford

Medford Businesses, General Vertical File Subjects
Higgens Golden Dream Mine

Medford Sun 6-29-1911, trail being built from Kerby to Chetco River headwaters

Mines Vertical File Subjects
Ester C. Joss

MMT 1951 Obituary

JO Vertical File Biographies