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Betty Cora Johnson Titchenal: Pioneering the Wenatchee Valley’s apple industry

Betty Cora Johnson (called Cora) was born nearly 2,000 miles away from the Wenatchee Valley, but her pioneering legacy would shape the region for decades to come.

Betty Cora Johnson

Betty Cora Johnson Titchenal

Vera Zachow book

Vera Zachow's book is available to check out through the NCW Libraries system. On the cover, Betty Cora Johnson and Lewis Hamilton Titchenal pose for a wedding photograph. The two were married on Nov. 2, 1887. Zachow is their great-granddaughter 

Cora and Lewis 2

Betty Cora Johnson and her husband, Lewis Hamilton Titchenal. 

Sydnee Gonzalez: (509) 661-5216 or

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