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A final burial at Pioneer Cemetery, established in 1860

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Looking Back, April 17

Looking Back, April 17, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle

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Looking Back on April 10

Looking Back on April 10, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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History Mystery

Terray Harmon, Mary C. Anderson, John S., Laurie Grorud Miller, Carolyn Anderson and David Jones all contributed to this report. Last week’s History Mystery photograph, above, was scanned from a 4 by 5-inch negative from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle. The information on the envelope reads, “Eastern Oregon TB Hospital, employees’ dormitory, built in 1950.” The photo is dated April 18, 1952. Laurie Grorud Miller said she “grew up on that campus, my worked up there and actually lived in the dormitory for a year before we all moved here.”

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Looking Back on March 20

Looking Back on March 20, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle

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Not your typical dream house

Local musician plans to bringing historic Civil War era house back into service as home, business

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Looking Back on March 6

Looking Back on March 6, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Film found: ‘Pages of Death’

A 16mm print of the film “Pages of Death” was recently discovered in the collection of the Portland-based Oregon Historical Society (OHS). Before this discovery, the film had been included on a list of lost films, defined as films in which no copy is known to survive.

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History Mystery and Looking Back

Looking Back on February 7, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Looking back on January 31

Looking back on January 31, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

History forums planned

Regional history forums have been scheduled for 2016 at the Original County Courthouse, 410 W. Second Pl., located behind The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce visitor center. Programs begin at 1:30 p.m. in the upstairs courtroom.

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Looking back on Jan. 24

Looking back on Jan. 24, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Looking Back on Jan. 17

Looking back on Jan. 17 from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Looking Back and History Mystery, from Jan. 10

Looking back on Jan. 10, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Looking Back on Jan. 3

Looking Back on Jan. 3, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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