Oregon Constitution Quiz: Before the Convention Section

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  1. Who was in charge of Fort Vancouver during much of the fur trading era?
  2. Which of the following was NOT a cause of the Whitman Massacre?
  3. What was Oregon Fever?
  4. What was NOT brought by territorial status for Oregon?
  5. What event triggered the formation of a provisional government in Oregon?
  6. What was the "Salem Clique"?
  7. What state was NOT among those with large numbers migrating to Oregon?
  8. Who was the editor of the Oregon Statesman newspaper?
  9. What was the "Free State Letter"?
  10. What did the Holmes v. Ford court case represent?
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