By John Gottberg Anderson For / The Bulletin
March 1, 2009
THE DALLES —
By 1850, when the first U.S. Army fort was built on a bluff overlooking the Columbia River, The Dalles was already a well-known location.
In late October 1805, the westbound Lewis and Clark expedition set up camp just below Celilo Falls, where the Wasco Indians had fished....