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Earthquake damage

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

Is Portland Ready for the Big One?: Portland’s Past and Future Earthquakes


McMenamins Kennedy School
5736 NE 33rd Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97211

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
  • Family-friendly
“Mt. Shasta, Tule Lake, CA,” by Joan Myers; published in “Whispered Silences.”

Type: Concert     Series: Second Sunday

Concert of Remembrance— Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of FDR’s Executive Order 9066


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Arline Moore and the Rev. Sherman Burgoyne, leaders of the League for Liberty & Justice in Hood River, look up at the

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

Stories of Resistance to Japanese American Incarceration and Discrimination


McMenamins Kennedy School
5736 NE 33rd Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97211

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
  • Family-friendly
WWI “Clear-The-Way!” Howard Chandler Christy war bond poster. (1918)

Type: Lecture     Series: World War I Centennial

The U.S. Goes to the Great War: What Happened, Why It Matters Today


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Family-friendly
Marie Equi mugshot, an Oregonian convicted under the Espionage and Sedition Acts, San Quentin State Penitentiary, courtesy California State Archives

Type: Panel Discussion     Series: World War I Centennial

Dissent and World War I in the United States and Oregon


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Family-friendly
2016 Oregon History Day Best Entry Winner Jake Sprenger from Helix High School

Type: Education Event, Special Event     

Oregon History Day


Concordia University
2811 NE Holman Street
Portland, Oregon 97211

  • Teachers
  • Family-friendly
The Society of American Indians, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, Inaugural Conference, 1911

Type: Panel Discussion     Series: World War I Centennial

Citizenship and Civil Liberties on the World War I Home Front (Portland)


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Family-friendly
African American soldiers, Camp Custer, Battle Creek, Michigan. National Archives, NWDNS-165-WW-127(137)

Type: Panel Discussion     Series: World War I Centennial

Citizenship and Civil Liberties on the World War I Home Front (Monmouth)


Western Oregon University
345 Monmouth Ave N
Werner University Center, Columbia Room
Monmouth, Oregon 97361

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Family-friendly
“True Sons of Freedom”, poster available from Library of Congress at https://www.loc.gov/item/93503146/

Type: Panel Discussion     Series: World War I Centennial

Citizenship and Civil Liberties on the World War I Home Front (Salem)


Willamette Heritage Center
1313 Mill St SE
Salem, Oregon 97301

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Family-friendly
Kennedy with nuns and students at Marycrest High School. May, 1960, Sister Edmund on right, photographer. CN 021687, bb008210

Type: Lecture     

From Coos Bay to the White House: Candidate Kennedy in Oregon


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
  • Family-friendly