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Sep 20, 2014 - Whitney trivia for Dad

Whitney: Well, beside being my maiden name, we have come across the name in many places such as Pratt & Whitney aircraft engines, Whitney, a suburb of Henderson (suburb of Las Vegas), Nevada, and now Whitney, a ghost town in the gold mining desert area of eastern Oregon. As we drove Hwy 26 from Dayville, we turned northeast to head to Baker City, up and over the mountains on Hwy 7. Along the way we passed, but did not turn into, the ghost town of Whitney. It was only a very short way off the road and the remaining buildings could be seen...

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