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Asahel Bush

Born: Jun 4, 1824

Death: Dec 23, 1913

Birthplace: Westfield

Nationality: United States

Asahel Bush

Date of Birth : Jun 4, 1824
Date of Death : Dec 23, 1913
Birth Place : Westfield

Asahel Bush was an American newspaper publisher and businessman in Salem, Oregon. As publisher the Oregon Statesman newspaper, he moved the paper to Salem when the territorial capital moved to that city. A Massachusetts native, Bush became the first official printer for the state of Oregon, and his estate is now a city park.


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