Empire of Dreams



Scott Gavin’s definitive book on the Oregon Pacific Railroad, Empire of Dreams, Oregon’s Most Controversial Railroad,  was first published by the Society in January 2016. The first edition sold out in 60 days.  The 2nd. Edition is now ready for sale. Each person who makes a donation to the Historical Society of $100 will receive a copy of Empire of Dreams and membership in the Society for 2016 and 2017. To get your copy or obtain additional details, call YPRHS at (541) 336-5256 or email at yprhs@peak.org

Scott M. Gavin has spent the past 30 years in the research and compilation of the definitive history of the Oregon Pacific Railroad. The  8.5×11 inch, softbound Empire of Dreams is 366  pages and contains 237 historical photographs and illustrations    The price of this improved 2nd. Edition is $54.95 plus $6.00 S/H.  It can be purchased by using PayPal. or sending check.

You can also buy now a small handle charge of $1 is added to off set paypal cost $62.00