Museum the New Llano Colony



Oscar Borgeson

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Other Info: Was one of the members of the colony when Pickett first named General Manager.

In 1920 "Shorty" Borgeson made a decision to move to a higher altitude and a dryer climate which he felt would be better for the malady with which he suffered.(NOTE-- It is unclear whether the name "Shorty" refers to Oscar or Oren Borgeson) or whether this was an entirely different Borgeson altogether.  

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Sources: "Vernon Parish Democrat": July 29, 1920; "Llano Colonist": April 11, 1933 (Reprinted from the Colonist May 17, 1924)