“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
7 entries match your criteria.  


Historical Markers in Cottage Grove, Oregon

Clickable Map of Lane County, Oregon and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Lane County, OR (85) Benton County, OR (40) Deschutes County, OR (63) Douglas County, OR (28) Klamath County, OR (94) Lincoln County, OR (34) Linn County, OR (5)  LaneCounty(85) Lane County (85)  BentonCounty(40) Benton County (40)  DeschutesCounty(63) Deschutes County (63)  DouglasCounty(28) Douglas County (28)  KlamathCounty(94) Klamath County (94)  LincolnCounty(34) Lincoln County (34)  LinnCounty(5) Linn County (5)
Eugene is the county seat for Lane County
Cottage Grove is in Lane County
      Lane County (85)  
      Benton County (40)  
      Deschutes County (63)  
      Douglas County (28)  
      Klamath County (94)  
      Lincoln County (34)  
      Linn County (5)  
Touch name on this list to highlight map location.
Touch blue arrow, or on map, to go there.
1Oregon (Lane County), Cottage Grove — A Trail by Any Other Name
In 1846 Levi Scott, together with Jesse and Lindsay Applegate, led an expedition that established the southern route to Oregon from Ft. Hall, Idaho. He was also elected to guide the first emigrants over the new route. Scott's significant role in the . . . Map (db m112910) HM
2Oregon (Lane County), Cottage Grove — Cottage Grove Historical Museum1897 - 1983
Erected as a Roman Catholic church Stained glass windows from Italy Placed by Calapooya Chapter DARMap (db m99271) HM
3Oregon (Lane County), Cottage Grove — Crossing the Calapooya Mountains
Slowed by rugged trail conditions, weather, and weary teams, emigrants in 1846 entered the southern Willamette Valley in dire circumstances. Transit of the mountains between the Rogue River and the Willamette watershed took a terrible toll - . . . Map (db m112911) HM
4Oregon (Lane County), Cottage Grove — River RoadHistoric Trail to Modern Highway
Roads and rights-of-way were serious public considerations on the Oregon frontier. Market roads, territorial roads and county roads were the lifelines of commerce and communication. River Road - the road upon which you are standing - was once a . . . Map (db m112909) HM
5Oregon (Lane County), Cottage Grove — The Applegate Trail - Southern Route to OregonCottage Grove
In 1846, Jesse Applegate and fourteen others from near Dallas, Oregon, established a trail south from the Willamette Valley and east to Fort Hall. This route offered emigrants an alternative to the perilous "last leg" of the Oregon Trail down the . . . Map (db m112908) HM
6Oregon (Lane County), Cottage Grove — The Centennial Bridge
The Centennial Bridge was built in 1987 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Cottage Grove. It was built by volunteers with recycled timbers from the Brumbaugh and Meadows bridges, and paid for with donations. Its Howe truss spans 84' and rests on . . . Map (db m99285) HM
Paid Advertisement
7Oregon (Lane County), Cottage Grove — The Changing Trail to Oregon
The trail to Oregon was never a single set of wagon ruts etched from Missouri to the Willamette Valley. Wagons often traveled abreast through valleys and plains sometimes widening the trail several miles. In the mountains they constantly attempted . . . Map (db m112912) HM
CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
Paid Advertisements

Sep. 25, 2022