Item SR2880_T05S2 - Oral history interviews with Dick Erath, by Clark Hansen [Sound Recording 10]

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Oral history interviews with Dick Erath, by Clark Hansen [Sound Recording 10]


  • 1999-03-12 (Creation)


Audiocassette; 00:30:36

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Dick Erath was one of the pioneer winemakers in Oregon. He studied winemaking at UC Davis and planted his first grapes in in the Willamette Valley at Erath Winery in Dundee, Oregon in 1969. He focused on Pinot Noir. He sold his winery, which still bears his name, in 2006.

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Tape 5, Side 2. Oral history with one of Oregon's earliest and best known vintners. Dick describes how he discovered Oregon and the Red Hills of Dundee as being a premier location for Oregon's now-famous Pinot Noir wine.

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Creative Commons - Attribution, Non-Commercial, ShareAlike (BY-NC-SA)

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  • eng

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Oral history interviews with Dick Erath, by Clark Hansen, 1999 March 4-12, SR 2880, Oregon Historical Society Research Library

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