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Good Government Congress The Jackson County Rebellion
Some people who shaped Oregon
George Abernethy (1807-1877) Oregon's first and only provisional governor, winning election in 1845 and 1847.
Joseph Lane (1801-1881) First governor of the Oregon Territory.
Mark O. Hatfield (1922-2011) Born in Dallas, became legislator, secretary of state, US senator & governor
Beatrice Morrow Cannady (1889-1974) An amazing woman and Editor of the Advocate Newspaper in Portland.
Sarah Winnemucca (184?-1891)
Victor Charles West (1921-2002)
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