Corvallis, Oregon: Maverick Publications, 1983. Paperback. 8vo., 365 pages, illustrated with historical photographs. Double page map of "Agency Plains", circa 1905 preceding title page. -- Corners bumped (top corner has a small chip), foredges foxed. Front cover has light diagonal crease. -- Condition:. Good. Item #9640
Account of the Stangland family's homesteading days (1902-05) in Jefferson (then Crook) County Oregon. On a sage-brush covered plateau, called Agency Plains, where the rainfall was 8-1/2" per year. The parents and three young children lived in a 12x16 foot, one room cabin.