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Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Pemberton, 1455 Commercial Street SE, (LL)

This bungalow was built in 1914 for John and Almaretta (Retta) Pemberton. Mr. Pemberton died in 1915. Mrs. Pemberton lived here for many years; in 1928 her son Ray and his wife Lenora moved to the house and lived here into the 1960s. Ray Pemberton was a physician; he graduated from Willamette University Medical School in 1910 and practiced medicine in Salem until his death in 1966.

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