Friday, December 29, 2006
Oregon Republican League: Elder Photos
Oregon Republican League:Republican League Register of Oregon, The Register Publishing Company, 1896, page 192.
BRISTOW, DARWIN, of Cottage Grove, was born in Lane County, Oregon, December 21, 1862. He spent four years at the State University and several years on the stock ranges in Eastern Oregon. In 1884 he engaged in merchandising in Cottage Grove, and later added banking to the business, the firm being Lakin & Bristow. He was a delegate to the county conventions of 1890 and 1892. He served as School Clerk one year, as Mayor of Cottage Grove two terms, and is now a member of the City Council.