Josephine County, OR Summer Camps

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Merlin, OR

Camp Type:
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Gender:
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Grants Pass, OR
Camp Type:
Residential Camp
Gender:
Coed
 
 
Grants Pass, OR
Camp Type:
Residential Camp
Gender:
Coed
 
 
Grants Pass, OR
Camp Type:
Residential Camp
Gender:
Coed
 
 
Grants Pass, OR
Camp Type:
Residential Camp
Gender:
Coed
 


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Josephine County Statistics

According to the U.S. Census Bureau , the county has a total area of 1,642 square miles , of which 1,640 square miles is.


About Josephine County, OR

Josephine County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oregon . According to Oregon Geographic Names , the county is probably named after a stream in the area called Josephine Creek, which in turn is probably named after Virginia Josephine Rollins Ort. In 2010, its population was 82,713. Grants Pass is the county seat.

The discovery of rich placers at Sailor Diggings in 1852 and the resulting gold rush brought the first settlers to this region. Several U.S. Army forts were maintained in the county and many engagements during the Rogue River Indian War took place within its boundaries. In 1851, a group of prospectors moved to the Illinois Valley and made the first discovery of gold in Southern Oregon . In this group was Floyd Rollins and his daughter, Josephine Rollins Ort, after whom the county is named. On January 22, 1856, a bill was passed by the territorial legislature separating what is now Josephine County from Jackson County . The bill made Sailor Diggings the county seat. It was the nineteenth, and last, county created before statehood. In 1883, the Oregon and California Railroad first made it to Grants Pass, in Jackson County at the time. In 1885, the county seat was relocated to Kerby , where the county's first jail was built In 1885, the Oregon Legislature...


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