Thursday, February 14, 2008

On this day in history...

Oregon was admitted to the Union, February 14, 1859 -- 149 years ago.



One of the reliefs sculpted in marble at the main entrance of the state Capitol in Salem. This one depicts Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, and Sacagawea.

1 comment:

oldmanlincoln said...

I don't think most would pick up on this but did you notice the men are riding and the lady is walking?