Tombstone of Rev. John Daniel Boon at the Pioneer Cemetery in Salem, Oregon, 1995
This photograph was displayed as a part of the Cemeteries exhibit from January through March, 1995 in the Heritage Room at the Salem (Oregon) Public Library. Thjis is one of the graves that were vandalized in 1974. The base of the marker is not entirely decipherable. What can be made out appears to read " ... Rev. John Daniel Boon ..... died in Salem, Oregon June 18, 1861, aged 47 yrs 5 mos 10 days, a pioneer of 1841."
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