Kristine Deacon

Historian

Kristine Deacon is a former newspaper journalist turned historian, focusing on the history of the Pacific Northwest. Her publications include “Thompson’s Mills and the Lost Town of Boston” and “On the Road with Rutherford B. Hayes: Oregon’s First Presidential Visit, 1880,” both published in the Oregon Historical Quarterly, and “Oregon State Parks Centennial History” for the 2021 Oregon Blue Book.