Episode 35 — Salem in 1865

Your Salem Through the Years (KMUZ Vault)

Episode 35 — Salem in 1865

Show Notes

1865This week on Your Salem Through the Years, Virginia and Jim discuss Salem in 1865. In that year the Willamette Flouring Mill was built at the mouth of Pringle Creek. It was the largest mill in Oregon and Salem's leading industry at the end of the 19th century.


About Your Salem Through the Years (KMUZ Vault)

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)

More Episodes

Other Featured Programs

Hearts and Bones

Smokin Jam Grass

KMUZ Concert Hall

Mid-Week Metal Attack

Featured Underwriters