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Man inspecting trees, hand colored lantern slide, bb015482

Type: Special Event     

Annual Meeting of the Membership


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • RSVP Required
The Second Coming of the KKK: The Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s and the American Political Tradition, by Linda Gordon

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

The Second Coming of the KKK: The Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s and the American Political Tradition


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Adults
  • Free for Members
1940 Population Questionnaire via www.census.gov

Type: Workshop     

Locating Families in the US Censuses


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Researchers
Mixed race group of children carrying sign reading No Child is Free Until ALL are Free, circa late 1950s. Courtesy of The New York Public Library Digital Collections

Series: Family Saturday

Family Saturday with an African American Twist


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Steve Hendricks holding a bottle of Henricks Legacy Pinot noir

Type: Special Event     

Ruby Vineyard Hendricks Legacy Pinot Noir Release Party


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • RSVP Required
  • Free for Members
  • Members Only
  • Adults
Swahili women’s group celebrates at the community garden; courtesy African Family Holistic Health Organization

Type: Special Event, Partner Event, Dance Performance     

Our Story. Our Voice. Our Culture.


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
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
A Gentleman in Moscow

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

A Gentleman in Moscow


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Adults
  • Free for Members
Meier and Frank 1976 Christmas display. CN 023668 bb006591

Type: Special Event     

Holiday Cheer


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free