Episode 12 — A Walk Around Fry’s Hill

Your Salem Through the Years (KMUZ Vault)

Episode 12 — A Walk Around Fry's Hill

Show Notes

1800452_827817957234997_1375997931_nThis week on Your Salem Through the Years, Jim and Virginia take a walk around Fry's Hill in the historic Gaiety Hill neighborhood. You have no doubt traversed Fry's Hill many times as you head south from downtown on High Street. At the top you have surely admired this beautiful home built in 1859 and purchased in 1909 by Daniel Fry, a successful druggist. He purchased the entire hill and built many of the homes you see today.

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Discover the rich history of Salem and the Willamette Valley with local historian Virginia Green and State Librarian Emeritus Jim Scheppke. (From the KMUZ Archives)

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