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Title Description Location Link
Free coconuts

Note to SOHS, 4/5/2018:
In 1965 my family had just moved to Evans Valley and we were invited to go to get free coconut - just for taking it out of the husk. A small company was using the husks to fill and sell as "planters" with house More

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Carnegie building

Medford, OR, Libraries, Carnegie building folder

Medford, OR, Libraries, Carnegie Vertical File Subjects
Thomas Donica


Emigrated to Oregon in 1848. Killed by Indians in Jackson, Oregon, October 1, 1852

SOHS was not able to verify Donica's place of death, would like to receive additional information More

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Folder has info on Laurelhurst and other communities (McLeod, Leeds) that were covered by Lost Creek Lake 

Vertical File Subjects

Tribes of the Oregon County: Cultural Plant Harvests and Indigenous Relationships with Ancestral Lands in the Twenty-First Century.(Takelma and Rogue Valley p. 503)

v. 188, no. 4, Winter 2017 Oregon Historical Quarterly
Steve Wilson Era Golden Days of Logging Index
By Barbara Hegne (SOHS Location: PAM 920 W75 1991)
Adam~, Bill, logger, photo,98
Alley Brothers, sawmill between Phoenix and Medford, purchased
by Steve Wilson, 1957, l; enlarged mill pond More
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DVD 46

Grace's Visit to the Rogue River Valley, 2018 edition. Film created for 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco. Features former Broadway actress Grace Fiero. The 2018 edition features a higher quality copy of the film, plus More

Lost at Sea

Jacksonville musician Bob Haworth recalls near-death experience on a sailing trip.  pp. 60--61.

Kingston Trio, Brothers Four

979.527 M3, Our Valley, 2017 Medford Mail Tribune supplement
Buried, but Alive

Former Crater Lake park ranger Randy Behnam recalls avalanche rescue. pp. 62-63.

Randy Benham, Bill Bloom, Richard Ward, Kris Fisher

979.527 M3, Our Valley, 2017 Medford Mail Tribune supplement
Top Gun

Former golf pro wisely navigated the danger zone. pp. 64-65.

Jim Wise, Lt. James Wise, Vietnam War, Rogue Valley Country Club, Lt. Victor Kovaleski, Lt. Luu Kim Ngo, final kill, MiG-17, Lt. John Ensch, Lt. Cmdr. Ronald McKeown, Southern ORegon More

979.527 M3, Our Valley, 2017 Medford Mail Tribune supplement
In the Biscuit fire's wake

Half-million-acre conflagration ultimately benefited the forest, studies show. pp. 66, 68-69.

Biscuit Fire, Shelly Hoffer, 1865 Silverton Fire, forest fire

979.527 M3, Our Valley, 2017 Medford Mail Tribune supplement
Architect of a Dynasty

Larry Binney was so good at coaching, they named a field after him. pp. 70-71. 

Amateur Softball Association, North Medford High School softball, Linda Partsafas Guches, Angie Jacobs, Carrie Larson Becker, Black Tornado, Lisa Christensen, More

979.527 M3, Our Valley, 2017 Medford Mail Tribune supplement
Rasper, Ned

Karok Indian who died in 1944, claimed to be one of the oldest men in the world when he died. 

VF-Rasper Vertical File Biographies
Rogue Valley fruit labels

Several manuscripts include fruit labels:

MS570 (oversize) - over 100 labels)



Some have been scanned (photos 89313 - 89320)

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