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Dr Pierce's Barn Cottage Grove

My Love Affair With Restore Oregon

When I was involved with efforts to save the Dr. Pierce Barn in Cottage Grove, I was in a highly charged, impassioned state most of the time. Darn it, I CARED about saving this old barn! We formed a group of ordinary citizens, called ourselves People Who Love the Barn, and set out to stop […]

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Dr Pierce's Barn Cottage Grove

A New Prescription from Dr. Pierce

“I don’t want to relive this.” That was my thought when I pulled out the file and sat down to write this account of preservation accomplishments we’ve achieved in the wake of Cottage Grove’s loss of the Dr. Pierce Barn. Our effort to save the barn ended badly in September 2012. It was a painful […]

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Dr Pierce's Barn Cottage Grove

Dr. Pierce’s Barn, Cottage Grove

pieces of Dr. Pierce's Barn in Cottage Grove (photo courtesy of Cathy Bellavita) Disassembly of Dr. Pierce's Barn in Cottage Grove. (photo courtesy of Cathy Bellavita) Painting of Dr. Pierce's Barn Statistics Built: c. 1900, advertising added around 1912 Architect: Unknown Designation: National Register of Historic Places Significance: Agriculture, commerce, roadside advertising Current Status: DEMOLISHED! [...]
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