Sir Francis Drake http://nwpr.org en Oregon History Buffs Dismiss California's Drake Landmark http://nwpr.org/post/oregon-history-buffs-dismiss-californias-drake-landmark <p>Some Northwest history buffs say a newly designated historic landmark in California does not settle a heated debate over where a British explorer landed more than four centuries ago. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar named a site north of San Francisco as the possible landing spot of Sir Francis Drake. Tue, 23 Oct 2012 00:12:32 +0000 Colin Fogarty 17159 at http://nwpr.org Oregon History Buffs Dismiss California's Drake Landmark