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Nov 11, 2017, 6:44 AM20November 15: 2nd asst went over to "the monterey." Found a reference to the "Monterey trestle" on the Yaquina RR: https://oregondigital.org/catalog/oregondigital:5138jf09k Also, within this articl...
Nov 09, 2017, 11:23 PM16September 20: 2nd asst's daughter is now sick with ????
Nov 09, 2017, 12:52 AM16September 6: Folk medicine cure apparently did not work, 1st asst is heading to Portland to see a doctor. September 6: 2nd asst's little son is sick with ????
Nov 09, 2017, 12:26 AM15August 23: folk medicine! "1st asst went up on the North beach ofter sweet fern for medicine." Does not, alas, say what it is to be used for.
Nov 02, 2017, 11:47 PM12July 16ff: when reporting "smook" and "smooky" weather - smokey? Where is the smoke coming from? In days gone by they say vast tracts of land would be burning in the summer (just like now, alas) in...
Oct 21, 2017, 1:24 AM5March 22: "2nd asst went over to the big creek Hotell to play the piano." Any photos of that hotel during this era?
Oct 21, 2017, 12:30 AM4February 5: "Steamer Yolanta burned at her wharf at Newport at 11.30 P.M.; is a total loss." Might the name actually be Yolanda? Preliminary online search didn't turn up any news articles.
Oct 20, 2017, 3:56 AM2February 1: Mr Briggs who lives within a mile of the Light is drowned while crossing a creek on horseback. Body had not yet washed ashore by February 2. No report of his body ever being recovered.
Oct 16, 2017, 3:54 AM25December 13: Mr Isaac L. Smith received orders from Commander O.W. Farenholt to proceed to Umpqua light to arrive there not later than Dec 29th. His replacement arrives on the 20th: "Mr Jos. B. Her...
Oct 16, 2017, 3:31 AM25L.A. Herald, December 20, 1894, p. 9 Portland On the North Coast. Another Schooner Goes on the Rocks and Is Wrecked Portland, Dec. 19. - News reaches here that the schooner Mary Gilbert, Capta...

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