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Idaho 1989: The California Trail in Idaho

Before 1849 most emigrants on the Oregon Trail traveled all the way to Oregon. Then gold was discovered in California in 1848 and afterwards the majority of the emigrants turned left a few miles west of Fort Hall where the … Continue reading

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Idaho 1989: The Oregon Trail in Idaho

In 2006 I bought a Nikon slide scanner and began digitizing my 30 years worth of slides. I thought it would take two years. Well, it’s now nine years later and I’m still scanning! But I only have a couple … Continue reading

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