Republican League Register of Oregon, The Register Publishing Company, 1896, page 227.
HYLAND, AMOS D., of Lowell, Lane County, was born in Plainfield, Illinois, in 1837 and came to Oregon in 1852. He is a farmer, stock raiser, merchant and Postmaster. He was one of the Home Guards in 1860, and voted for Lincoln. He has been a member of the county central committee for years, and delegate to county and state conventions, and was at one time a Republican nominee for the legislature.