Tag Archives: Gervais

C.W. Shields, Gervais Rebekah’s Lodge and the Parkersville School Library

What do C.W. Shields, the Gervais-based Harmony Lodge of Rebekahs No. 75 and the Parkersville School Library have in common? ┬áTheir records were all part of a 2007 donation to the Marion County Historical Society that has now been indexed … Continue reading

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Sanborn Maps at OSL

The Willamette Valley Genealogical Society printed an article on Sanborn Maps found in the Oregon State Library collections in their latest newsletter. These maps are phenomenal resources. Originally created for fire insurance purposes they are some of the most detailed … Continue reading

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