“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Gold Beach, Oregon

Clickable Map of Curry 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> Curry County, OR (22) Coos County, OR (29) Douglas County, OR (28) Josephine County, OR (36) Del Norte County, CA (20)  CurryCounty(22) Curry County (22)  CoosCounty(29) Coos County (29)  DouglasCounty(28) Douglas County (28)  JosephineCounty(36) Josephine County (36)  DelNorteCountyCalifornia(20) Del Norte County (20)
Gold Beach is the county seat for Curry County
Gold Beach is in Curry County
      Curry County (22)  
      Coos County (29)  
      Douglas County (28)  
      Josephine County (36)  
      Del Norte County, California (20)  
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1Oregon (Curry County), Gold Beach — Cape San Sebastian
Spanish navigators were the first to explore the North American Pacific Coast, beginning fifty years after Columbus discovered the western continents. Sebastian Vizciano saw this cape in 1603 and named it after the patron saint of the day of his . . . Map (db m113292) HM
2Oregon (Curry County), Gold Beach — First Fish Hatchery in Oregon
1877 .4 miles up this creek R.D. Hume started the first fish hatchery in Oregon. 1906 Frank Colvin Mgr. 1.6 million fish released. 1926 The state took over the hatchery 1935 The state closed the hatchery 1939 Bob Knox bought . . . Map (db m150606) HM
3Oregon (Curry County), Gold Beach — Gold Beach
Gold discovered on the beaches at the mouth of Rogue River in the mid-1800s brought miners here; resulted in the Rogue River Indian Wars of 1855-56. Prattsville, Ellensburg, officially becoming Gold Beach in 1890. In the 60’s returns from . . . Map (db m113220) HM
4Oregon (Curry County), Gold Beach — Gold Beach Ranger Station
Gold Beach Ranger Station constructed 1936–37 placed on the National Register of Historic Places April 8, 1986 The nine original buildings on this site were designed by W.I. Turner and constructed by Civilian Conservation Corps . . . Map (db m113206) HM
5Oregon (Curry County), Gold Beach — Mary D. Hume
In 1876 Mr. R.D. Hume of Astoria, Oregon, decided to move his commercial salmon fishing, processing and shipping business to the mouth of the Rogue River. Mr. Hume anticipated huge profits due to the large run of "King" Salmon which entered the . . . Map (db m73202) HM
6Oregon (Curry County), Gold Beach — Patterson BridgeRogue River Bridge
Patterson Bridge (Rogue River Bridge) Completed January 21, 1932 and dedicated In Memory to the Governor of Oregon Isaac Lee Patterson (1926-died in office 1929) 1932.... The bridge was considered the most advanced concrete . . . Map (db m113391) HM
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Dec. 6, 2022