George Domijan is a Public Historian, with a background in mining and mining history. In more recent years, he has worked for Oregon and Washington port districts, providing research support for the Port of Portland's Lower Willamette Project, and compiling an annotated chronology for the Port of Klickitat(Washington). He has composed narratives for the Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) in the Library of Congress, and has written a historic narrative of the Port of Portland marine terminals, for inclusion in Marine Terminal Master Plan 2020, a Port of Portland project.
Port of Hood River
Since its incorporation in July 1933, the Port of Hood River gradually has transformed its waterfront holdings from natural resource operations (lumber and fruit) to clearly demarcated zones for business and tourism, giving Hood River a more welcoming and public aspect. The five-member elected port commission held its inaugural meeting …