Selected Writings by J.D. Adams
Formerly “Oregon’s Date with Destiny”…
Oregon: Riding the Cascadia
Within two years after the publication of my Neahkahnie Treasure article in 2004, the movie ”Tillamook Treasure” was produced and numerous stories were spawned, culminating in this Historical Analysis of the “Beeswax Wreck” of Neahkahnie where our finding of beeswax on Manzanita Beach and the Japanese Tsunami in 1700 played a part.
The Port Orford Meteorite (2004) is where it emerged from obscurity. In “The Enigma of the Port Orford Meteorite” I’ve pointed out that recent analysis of pallasite meteorites indicates they usually share a common point of origin, rendering the old version of the story as a poorly-constructed character assassination of Dr. John Evans.