Shane, Charles W. (Portland OR)

Charles W,.Shane

Bookbinder

Portland

Oregon 1.

  1. (1847) Shane having crossed the plains in 1846, arrived in Oregon City
    September 12 1846. He was given his first bookbinding job binding an edition
    of Webster's spelling book for Governor Abernathy, the publisher of the
    Spectator. The article suggests that Shane was Oregon's first bookbinder. 
    Oregonian, June 20,1893
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