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By Pat Jollota

ISBN-10: 0738530921

ISBN-13: 9780738530925

ISBN-10: 153161700X

ISBN-13: 9781531617004

while Henry Pittock, the landlord of the Oregonian, sought after a brand new paper mill to provide his newspaper, he selected a domain sixteen miles upriver from Vancouver. There he based the LaCamas Colony in 1883, named after the Camas lily, a easy nutrition of the Chinook tribes that inhabited the river. Agriculture was once additionally a colourful a part of Camas, and this day Prune Hill is a fascinating a part of city. included in 1906 as one technique of controlling the sale of alcohol, Camas was once the main lively city in Prohibition in Clark County. in the course of the center of the final century, the flavour of the city started to switch, as hightech businesses of the "Silicon woodland" got here to proportion the panorama with the paper mill and Douglas firs. contemporary viewers walk via captivating cafes and vintage retailers on the Port of Camas, the place a coarse touchdown was carved out of the thick forests above the Columbia River.

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