The History of Wasco County

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According to Oregon Geographic Names, 6th Edition by Lewis L. McArthur, p.16

Antelope Valley was probably named in 1862 by members of the Joseph Shearer party while packing supplies into the John Day mines.The post office at Antelope was established in 1871 with Howard Maupin serving as the first postmaster.

 

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