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----- AREA: 255,026 SQUARE KM ----- HIGHEST POINT: MT. HOOD (3,426 M) ----- LARGEST CITY: PORTLAND ----- CAPITAL: SALEM ----- ADMITTED: FEBRUARY 14TH, 1859
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