Producer, Director

Lois Leonard


Syd House

Gordon Mason

Associate Producer

David Milholland


Steve Patapoff

Additional Cinematography

Steve Dunsky, Aerial Footage

Boyd Marts, Lady Washington Footage

David Milholland

Andrew Saunderson


Kate Schoninger

Additional Editing

Steve Patapoff


Susan Hauser

Sound Recordist

J. Mackenzie Mathis


Richard Moore

Voice of Douglas

Stuart MacLean Ramsay

Sound Design & Mix

Randy Johnson, TagTeam Audio

Fiscal Manager

Charlotte Rubin

Special Technical Advisor

Rick Mark

Map Animations

David Bryant

Original Art

Stephen Leflar

Still Image Research

Lois Leonard

Digital Finishing Services, Inc.

Mission Control


Ed Alverson, Willamette Valley Stewardship Ecologist

The Nature Conservancy

Eugene, Oregon

Margaret Anderson, Author

Corvallis, Oregon

His Grace, The Duke of Buccleuch, Drumlanrig Castle

Drumfries & Galloway, Scotland

Alan Bunnell, Head of Public Outreach

Royal Botanic Garden

Edinburgh, Scotland

Bill Burwell, Regional Historian

Leaburg, Oregon

Rémy Claire, Forester, Author

Aiguefonde, France

Gavin Davey, Trust Manager

The Gannochy Trust

Perth, Scotland

Jeff DePonte, Filmmaker

Honolulu, Hawaii

Liz Gilbert, Librarian

Royal Horticultural Society

London, England

La Rea Dennis Johnston, Botanist

Corvallis, Oregon

Richard Kay, Director

Royal Scottish Forestry Society

Glasgow, Scotland

David Knott, Curator of Living Collections

Edinburgh Botanic Garden

Edinburgh, Scotland

Roy Lancaster, Plantsman/Author

Chandlers Ford

Eastleigh, Hampshire, England

Ann Lindsay, Author

Trochry by Dunkeld

Perthshire, Scotland

Rhoda Love, Botanist

Eugene, Oregon

Keith Melder, Historian, Curator Emeritus

Smithsonian Institution

National Museum of American History

Washington, D.C.

Bob Mitchell, Curator Emeritus

St. Andrew’s Botanical Garden

Kingscroft, Elie, Fife


Nanette Napoleon, Historian/Author

Honolulu, Hawaii

Richard Ogilvie

Institute of Chartered Foresters

Edinburgh, Scotland

Katherine Powis, Librarian

New York Horticultural Society

New York, New York

Jarold Ramsey, Author, Professor Emeritus

University of Rochester

Madras, Oregon

Derek Reid

Scone by Perth, Scotland

David Rook, Director

Scottish Forestry Trust

Edinburgh, Scotland

Kiri Ross-Jones, Archivist

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Richmond, Surrey, England

James R. Sedell, Director of Fish Conservation

National Fish & Wildlife Foundation

Portland, Oregon

Professor Chris Smout, Historiographer Royal, Director

Institute for Environmental History

Anstruther, Scotland

Sue Thomas

Portland Parks & Recreation

Portland, Oregon

Henry Zenk, Anthropologist

Portland, Oregon

The Rt. Hon. Lady Mansfield

Scone Palace

Perth, Scotland


American Antiquarian Society

Beinecke Library, Yale University

Boston Museum of Fine Arts

Dawyck Botanic Garden

Forestry Commission Scotland

Fort Garry Hotel

Fort Langley National Historic Site

Fort St. James National Historic Site

Garden Museum London

Glenbow-Alberta Institute

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport

Hudson’s Bay Company Archives

Kawaiahao Church

Library and Archives Canada

Mission Houses Museum

Multnomah County Library

National Park Service

Nob Hill Travel

Old Scone Parish Church

Oregon Historical Society

Parks Canada

Perth & Kinross Council

Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Royal Engineers Museum

Royal Horticultural Society

Royal Ontario Museum

State of Oregon, Department of Forestry

Scone Palace and Archives

Scottish Forestry Trust

Scottish Plant Collector’s Garden

Stark Museum of Art

U.S. Forest Service

University of British Columbia Library

World Forestry Center

York Factory National Historic Site


Merle Alexander

Christine & Kim Appleberry

Anne Avery

Bushra Azzouz

Janet & Tom Baillie

Andrew Barbour, Bonskeid, Perthshire Scotland

Alan Baumann, Umpqua National Forest

Susan Birkemeier

Becky Bittner, US Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station

John Blackwell

Brian Booth

Garry & Jan Breckon

Caledonian and St. Andrews Society of Seattle

Doris Campbell Bair

Robert Sack & Corinna Campbell-Sack

Jim Carmin, John Wilson Special Collections, Multnomah County Library

Barbara Collecott, Royal Horticultural Society

Mary Lou Colver

John Concillo

Julia Corden, Scottish Plant Collector’s Garden

Bob Coutts, Parks Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Roseanna Cunningham, MSP

Walt Curtis

Larry Cwik

Gavin Davey

Kristen David & Travis Horton

Ray Davis, Umpqua National Forest

Shona Douglas

Sara Edwards

Brent Elliot, Royal Horticultural Society

Martin Gardner, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Richard Engeman

Mark & Susan Gawecki

Jim Gersbach

Marlyce Gholston

Norm & Joanna Gholston

Doug Gibbs, Parks Canada

Nelson Gibbs

James Gorton

Joanna Grammon

Sally Hamlyn

David Hansen

David Harris, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Jules Hayward, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Richard Helliwell, Umpqua National Forest

Richard & Freya Hermann

John Hulbert, Provost

Perth & Kinross Council

Jeanne Johnson

Richard Kay

Thomas N. Kaye, Institute for Applied Ecology, Corvallis, Oregon

Marc Kemball

Robert Kentta, Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians

Tony Kirkham, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Janet Kreft

Michele Kribs

Richard & Margaret Leonard

Jeffrey Mack

Jennifer Mack

Donna MacKinnon, Parks Canada

Ian MacKinnon, Parks Canada

Douglas Magedanz

Dorothy Magedanz

Judith Margles

Kanoa Markel

Patrick Markel

John & Dona Marshall

Kate Mason

Peter McDonald

Peter McDougall, Kinnoull Old School, Perth

Jamie & Sue McLean

Patty McWayne

Meredith Corporation Foundation

Lola Milholland

Cindy Miner, US Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station

David Moen, Field Biologist

California Condor Recovery Program

Richard Moore

Linda Newton

Jack Nisbet

Northwest History Network

James Ogilvie, Forestry Commission Scotland

Oregon Jewish Museum

Joanna Osborne, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Paulann Petersen

Josephine Pope

Bronwen Quarry, Hudson’s Bay Company Archives

Maggie Rogers

Charlotte Rubin

Margaret Russell

Richard & Diane Shimomura

Sieglinde Smith

Lori Soutar, Royal Engineers Library

Alice Wanke Stephens

Graham Stewart, Dawyck Botanic Garden

Viscount & Lady Stormont

Charlie Taylor, Forestry Commission Scotland

Ned Thanhouser

Rev. Bruce Thomson, Scone, Scotland

Tillamook County Pioneer Museum

James & Kathleen Tooke

Thomas Vaughan, Director Emeritus, Oregon Historical Society

Beverly Jane Walton

Phil Wikelund

Katie Wood

Mary Young, Scone Palace

Rick Zenn, World Forestry Center


Syd House

“To the Oregon Country – The David Douglas Odyssey”

Simpson’s Folly

Fourteen Miles from Kildonan – “The Haughs of Cromdale” “Julia Delaney” “The Song of the Chanter/The Battle of Aughrim” “Donegal Mazurka/Flowers of Edinburgh”

The Early Years -“Waters of Tyne/Burning of the Piper’s Hut” “Bridget O’Malley”

The Rose Ensemble

Na mele Hawaii: A Rediscovery of Hawaiian Vocal Music - “Ka’ahumanu”

Cam Newton

Oregon Outback - “Rimrock” “A Quick Glimpse”

Short Films - “Spirit of the Pacific Rim” “Rubatoland” “There was a Time”

Indiana University Archives of Traditional Music, Melville Jacobs Collection

Abby Newton

Crossing to Scotland - “Drunk at Night, Dry in the Morning” “Independence Trail”

Castles, Kirks & Caves - “My Love’s Bonny When She Smiles on Me” “A Scots Measure”

Ferintosh - “Ferintosh”


Betty Patapoff whose idea inspired the creation of this film

Thomas & Ruby Leonard who inspired a spirit of adventure and lifelong love of learning

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