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Catalog Number JN21
Title Fern Ridge Region
Date 1903
Description Church of Christ baptismal ceremony on the banks of the Long Tom River in Elmira, a community just west of present-day Fern Ridge Reservoir. Church members in Sunday clothes and hats watch from brush-covered slope as pastor baptizes a young woman at river's edge. Covered bridge built by L.N. Roney in 1889 extends over river at right (on the Territorial Highway).
Medium b/w
Subjects Fern Ridge Region