|TALES AROUND THE CAMPFIRE WERE ALL THAT THE AMERICAN patriots knew about the distant reaches of the land they had freed from Britain on July 4, 1776. At St. Louis geography ended and legend began. To bold, adventurous men no legend was as stirring as that of "the Great River Ourigan" which flowed out of the northland and emptied into the Pacific Ocean. >>more...>>
Title: The Columbia Flows to the Land
Author: Neuberger, Richard L.
Publication: Survey Graphic
Date: July, 1939
Publisher: Survey Associates, Inc.
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Notes: Vol. 28, No. 7, p. 440.