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Madras( )
Author: Lent, Steve
Series title:Images of America Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2012
Publisher:Arcadia Publishing
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $21.99
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The area where Madras now stands was originally known as "The Basin." Sheep and cattle operators first utilized the site, where Willow Creek also flows, as a grazing zone. The Basin area was eventually settled by homesteaders in the late 1880s, and the location of present-day Madras is situated on the land of four early farmhouses. Madras was incorporated on March 2, 1910, and became a commercial center with the arrival of railroads in 1911, earning the nickname "Gateway to Central...
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Detailed Subjects: History / United States / State & Local / Pacific Northwest (Or, Wa)
Travel / United States / West / Pacific (Ak, Ca, Hi, Or, Wa)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.5 x 9.25 x 0.31 Inches
Book Weight:0.044 Pounds

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