Photographer/Creator

Chet Smoski, Rhode Island College

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Description

Originally named Ecola for the river that empties, the name of this small Oregon town was changed to Canon Beach in 1922. As of the 2000 census there we 1,588 people living in Canon Beach. It is tourist attraction and popular weekend getaway for Portland residents.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cannon_Beach,_Oregon

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This object from the Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, housed by the Rhode Island College Special Collections, and any of its digital surrogates are the intellectual property of Rhode Island College. This digital object is protected by copyright and/or related rights. The digital material presented here is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This content can be used, shared, or adapted for educational and scholarly purposes. For permissions to use this item please contact digitalcommons@ric.edu. All uses must include appropriate attribution.

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Photographer

Subject Headings

Cities and towns -- Oregon -- Canon Beach;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Oregon

City Name

Canon Beach

Keywords

waterfront, tourism, small towns

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