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“Pittmon’s [Residential Security] Map of Portland, Ore. and vicinity, compiled from records on file in the offices of the city and county engineers.”  Copyright and published by Armena Pittmon, 1934, Portland.

Type: Lecture     Series: Fair Housing Act 50th Anniversary

Making Home and Community Before and After the Fair Housing Act


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
2017 Oregon History Day grand prize winner Eshani Jha and her mom, winner of round trip airfare to Washington D.C to participate in National History Day.

Type: Education Event, Special Event     

Oregon History Day


Concordia University
2811 NE Holman Street
Portland, Oregon 97211

  • Teachers
  • Family-friendly
John Bevis plays the hand drum for Tamástslikt Spring Break Camp participants. (Tamástslikt Cultural Institute photo)

Type: Special Event     Series: 175 Years after the Oregon Trail

Classroom Journeys: Lewis & Clark, Oregon and Nez Perce Trails


Baker Heritage Museum
2480 Grove St
Baker City, Oregon 97814

  • Teachers
Annette Gordon-Reed

Type: Lecture, Special Event     Series: Hatfield Historians Forum

Annette Gordon-Reed


First Congregational United Church of Christ
1126 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
Young Washington book cover

Type: Book Talk     

Young Washington: How Wilderness and War Forged America’s Founding Father


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers