Oregon City, OR Photos

Oregon City was the incorporated city of the Oregon Territory at the end of the Oregon trail. The town was founded by Dr. John McGloughlin in 1844 and today his house is open for tours by the National Park Service. A heritage district preserves many early homes of this mill town on the Willamette Falls.

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Willamette Falls overview. Oregon City, OR.Willamette Falls dam & reservoir. Oregon City, OR.Oregon City mills at Willamette Falls. Oregon City, OR.Power plant at Willamette Falls. Oregon City, OR.
Willamette Falls overview. Oregon City, OR.Willamette Falls dam & reservoir. Oregon City, OR.Oregon City mills at Willamette Falls. Oregon City, OR.Power plant at Willamette Falls. Oregon City, OR.
Power plant at Willamette Falls with utilities bridge & conveyors. Oregon City, OR.Willamette Falls & reservoir. Oregon City, OR.Oregon City mills. Oregon City, OR.Oregon City mills from McLoughlin Promenade. Oregon City, OR.
Power plant at Willamette Falls with utilities bridge & conveyors. Oregon City, OR.Willamette Falls & reservoir. Oregon City, OR.Oregon City mills. Oregon City, OR.Oregon City mills from McLoughlin Promenade. Oregon City, OR.
Oregon City Municipal Elevator & observation deck. Oregon City, OR.Masonic Lodge beside Willamette River bridge was first lodge west of Rockies. Oregon City, OR.Dr. John McLoughlin House operated by National Park Service. Oregon City, OR.Dr. Forbes Barclay House. Oregon City, OR.
Oregon City Municipal Elevator & observation deck (1954) (610 Bluff St.). Oregon City, OR.Masonic Lodge (1907) (707 Main St.) beside Willamette River bridge (1922) was first lodge (1846) west of Rockies. Oregon City, OR. On National Register.Dr. John McLoughlin House (1846) (713 Center St.) operated by National Park Service. Oregon City, OR. Style: Georgian. On National Register.Dr. Forbes Barclay House (1849) (719 Center St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: Classic Revival. On National Register.
Stevens-Crawford House museum. Oregon City, OR.Front entry of Stevens-Crawford House. Oregon City, OR.Francis Ermatinger House Museum. Oregon City, OR.Francis Ermatinger House porch. Oregon City, OR.
Stevens-Crawford House museum (1908) (603 6th St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: Four Square.Front entry of Stevens-Crawford House. Oregon City, OR.Francis Ermatinger House Museum (1845) (619 6th St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: Federal. On National Register.Francis Ermatinger House porch. Oregon City, OR.
Charles Huntley House. Oregon City, OR.J.E. Jack House. Oregon City, OR.Judge Harvey Cross Residence. Oregon City, OR.Dr. Hugh Mount House. Oregon City, OR.
Charles Huntley House (1896) (916 Washington St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: Queen Anne.J.E. Jack House (c1913) (903 Washington St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: Bungalow.Judge Harvey Cross Residence (1888) (809 Washington St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: Italianate. On National Register.Dr. Hugh Mount House (1920) (817 Center St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: 20th Century Colonial.
Roses at heritage house in Oregon City. Oregon City, OR.Elizabeth Clarke House. Oregon City, OR.Senator Linwood E. Jones House. Oregon City, OR.M.&C. Latourette House on High St. Oregon City, OR.
Roses at heritage house in Oregon City. Oregon City, OR.Elizabeth Clarke House (1929) (812 John Adams St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: Colonial Revival. Architect: Morris H. Whitehouse & Assoc.. On National Register.Senator Linwood E. Jones House (1913) (524 High St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: Craftsman Bungalow.M.&C. Latourette House (1914) on High St. Oregon City, OR. Style: American Box.
American Four Square house with textured chimney on High St. Oregon City, OR.Atkinson Memorial Congregational Church. Oregon City, OR.Carnegie Center. Oregon City, OR.Oregon City Fire Station. Oregon City, OR.
American Four Square house with textured chimney on High St. Oregon City, OR.Atkinson Memorial Congregational Church (1925) (710 6th St.). Oregon City, OR. Style: Gothic Revival. Architect: Willard F. Tobey. On National Register.Carnegie Center (former public library) (1911) (606 John Adams St.). Oregon City, OR.Oregon City Fire Station (1923) (624 7th St.). Oregon City, OR.
Oregon I.O.O.F. Hall Lodge No. 3. Oregon City, OR.Museum of Oregon Territory. Oregon City, OR.End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center encompassed by giant covered-wagon shaped structures. Oregon City, OR.End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center with sculptured frames in shape of covered wagon. Oregon City, OR.
Oregon I.O.O.F. Hall Lodge No. 3 (1922) (604 7th St.). Oregon City, OR.Museum of Oregon Territory (211 Tumwater Dr.). Oregon City, OR.End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center (1726 Washington St.) encompassed by giant covered-wagon shaped structures. Oregon City, OR.End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center with sculptured frames in shape of covered wagon. Oregon City, OR.

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