Living in Oregon


Oregon is located right in between Washington State and California in the Pacific Northwest. The fact that Great Britain and the U.S. disputed ownership in the 19th century over portions of land in the area, makes the location quite unique. It wouldn’t be until 1846, that the Oregon Treaty was signed in and became organized in 1848, ceasing the conflict. In 1859, with the undercurrent of the Civil War looming, the state was later admitted…