TITLE

PORTLAND ROLLS OUT NATURE'S CARPET

AUTHOR(S)
Scarborough, Jessica
PUB. DATE
July 1995
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Summer95, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the early settlers called Portland, Oregon "Stump Town," a name that tells of their struggle to create farmland in an area of giant evergreens and waist high ferns. It mentions that Portland was founded at the confluence of two rivers including the Willamette river and the Columbia River. Portland was regarded as "The City of Roses in 1995 which emphasizes of nature tamed to the point of civility. It is observed that Portland has a low humidity that makes a sweater necessary on summer evenings, beautiful surroundings, and volcanoes.
ACCESSION #
32209823

 

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