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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

National Historic Oregon
Trail Interpretive Center

Special Exhibit: Sinners & Saints

Sinners & Saints
To Have and To Hold
For Better, For Worse
For Richer, For Poorer
In Sickness and in Health
To Love and to Cherish
Special Event at NHOTIC
"When I was 16, the young man who later became my husband would hitch up his father's wagon, put a board across the seat and take me driving... so far as that goes, an ox team and a prairie schooner served every purpose of love-making and courtship."
Rebecca Larkin Jones
born in Oregon in 1850

Survival and Loss

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Domestic Challenges and Disputes

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Two-Spirit People

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