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Grit and ink : an Oregon family's adventures in newspapering, 1908-2018

Author: William F Willingham
Publisher: Salem, OR : EO Media Group, Corvallis, OR : Oregon State University Press, [2018] [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"Beneath the 24/7 national news cycle and argument over "fake news," there is a layer of journalism that communities absolutely depend upon. Grit and Ink offers a rare look inside the financial struggles and family dynamic that has kept a Pacific Northwest publishing group alive for more than a century. The newspapers of the Aldrich-Forrester-Bedford-Brown family depict the histories of towns like Pendleton,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William F Willingham
ISBN: 0870719556 9780870719554
OCLC Number: 1044553271
Description: 218 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Frontier town gets a newspaper --
Young editors inspire two budding western towns --
Hard times hit Pendleton and Astoria --
New beginning, new commitments --
Postwar era demands a different type of grit --
Existential challenge arrives with the Millenium.
Responsibility: William F. Willingham.

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