Clackamas County (Or.)
Found in 416 Collections and/or Records:
A bundle of rope that is commonly found on all ships and that Dennis uses to make his rope mats, November 8, 2016
A closeup of the end of the rope in a mat and how it is bound with another fiber to keep its shape, November 8, 2016
A sewing palm used to protect the hand from the large needle used to repair sailsBest also uses it when making his rope mats, November 8, 2016
During the American Civil War, John T. Apperson served in the 1st Oregon Cavalry, and was stationed at Ft. Walla Walla and Ft. Dalles, in Oregon. The collection (1862-1865) consists of letters written to John T. Apperson during his service in the military.