Free Shipping On All Orders

5 Fun Facts About November 30 In Oregon History

---Learn Every Day: OR Today In History Facts Texted Each Day - Text: history or To: 618-270-4005---

1. In 1878, the Oregon State Agricultural Society held its first meeting in Salem, Oregon. The society was formed to promote agriculture in the state and helped establish the Oregon State Fair.

2. In 1914, the South Jetty at the mouth of the Columbia River was completed. The jetty, which is 9,000 feet long and 40 feet wide, was built to improve navigation and prevent the formation of dangerous sandbars.

3. In 1956, the Tillamook Burn, a massive forest fire that burned more than 355,000 acres of forest in the Coast Range, was finally contained. The fire destroyed 13 communities and killed 13 people.

4. In 1978, the Oregon Legislature voted to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana. The state was one of the first in the nation to take such action.

5. In 2016, the Oregon Ducks defeated the Oregon State Beavers 34-24 in the Civil War rivalry football game. The game was played at Reser Stadium in Corvallis, Oregon.
  • Tags: OR

Older Post Newer Post

Added to cart!
Free Shipping on Every Order | Unconditional Lifetime Warranty | Purchase Orders Accepted | Family Owned and Operated Free Priority Shipping On All USA Orders You Have Qualified for Free Shipping Spend $x to Unlock Free Shipping You Have Achieved Free Shipping Fee Free Financing Available - Pay Just 25% Today - Just Choose Installment Pay At Checkout Free Shipping On All Orders You Have Achieved Free Shipping Free shipping when you order over XX ou Have Qualified for Free Shipping