Jean Braden


Jean Braden graduated from Marylhurst College with a B.A. in Communications. She retired from Portland General Electric after twenty-two years. Her story " Resurrection," which details the events of her father's death, is included in an anthology of Portland writers called How to Leave a Place, published in November 2005. Her second book, "Homesick in Paradise, A Ponape Story 1965- 1967", was published in December 2014. Both books can be found at She is an Oregonian, born in Silverton, Oregon. She and her husband have been married fifty-four years and have two children and two grandchildren.


The Journey to Oregon – 1934
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,350. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The true story of eight family members who move from Nebraska to Oregon in August 1934 in search of a better life.

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