La Creole in Oregon
ddr11 at UVIC.CA
Fri Jun 8 15:38:37 UTC 2007
Kind of tangential, but I know some will be interested:
Place-Name Notes from the "Oregon Spectator" (in Names and Places)
Randall V. Mills
Western Folklore, Vol. 9, No. 1. (Jan., 1950), pp. 60-63.
Contains an authoritative explanation of the place name now spelled
Rickreall: It was La Creole, tracing back to the earliest French-Canadian
I've seen a spelling variant "La Creol" in someone's book; Kennedy? I'll
look for it.
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