Tag Archives: Mill Creek

Christmas Flood Evacuation of Salem Memorial Hospital – December 1964

This article was written for the Statesman Journal and published December 2014. It is reproduced here for reference purposes. Monday December 21, 1964, Salem residents watched anxiously as the Willamette River began to rise at the rate of 3 inches … Continue reading

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Oregon Pulp & Paper Co.

We recently received a donation of a few aerial views of Salem in 1947 (2012.051).  This image shows the old Oregon Pulp & Paper processing buildings along the riverfront in Salem.  We’ve put in a few modern markers to help … Continue reading

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