Oregon, Pennsylvania

History

A post office called Oregon was established in 1846, and remained in operation until 1912.[2] The community was named after the Oregon Territory.[3]

References

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Oregon, Pennsylvania
  2. "Lancaster County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 16 March 2015.
  3. "Towns named after states". Reading Eagle. Jul 2, 1897. p. 3. Retrieved 14 October 2015.


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