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It was 80 years ago on August 1933 that a spark set the first in a series of fires in the northern Coast Range. This fire ended up consuming 355,00 acres destroying wildlife, logging industry, wreaking havoc on the environment.
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Shown are just a few of the pictures taken of the Tillamook Burn started on August 14, 1933.
Governor Julius Meier had just ordered the state forests in southern and eastern Oregon closed. The humidity had dropped to 22% in the foothills of the…

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The Tillamook Fire was not just one time or one place, Fires from 1933 to 1951 in the Coast Range burned 350,000 acres. This newspaper page was dedicated to the memory of these fires.
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