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“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
Two men looking out over the landscape, #59296 US Forest Service Frank Branch Riley Collection, bb014019

Type: Special Event     

Annual Meeting of the Membership


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • RSVP Required
  • Free for Members
  • Members Only
Curating America

Type: Lecture, Book Talk     

The Touchable Past: How Museums Create a Sense of History


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
“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: History Pub

Portland’s Black Belt: Motives and Means in Albina Real Estate, 1940–1990


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
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
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Lovejoy Ramp Art by Tom Stefopoulos, November 1960. Photo by Portland Reporter. Folder #1003, bb010510

Type: Exhibit Opening     

Member & VIP Reception: Master Penworks of Tom Stefopoulos


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • RSVP Required
  • Free for Members
  • Members Only
Lee Hing Family, photographed by Tim Brown. OrHi 104949 bb013814

Type: Workshop     

Genealogy Workshop — Researching Chinese-American Family History


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Ellis Hadley (First in line), William L. Finley (center), and Herman Bohlman (last) wading pantsless through water to photograph a red-tailed hawk’s in 1902 near Portland, OR. Org. Lot 369, Finley A2652.

Type: Lecture, Slide Presentation     Series: On the Road with Finley and Bohlman

On the Road with Finley and Bohlman: Portland


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Window Box [fuschia]; Mr. and Mrs. C.E. Grelle, no. 3442, Portland Garden Club Collection

Type: Slide Presentation     

The Portland Garden Club: A History of Estate Gardens in Portland


Columbia Learning Center
375 S 18th Street
St. Helens, Oregon 97051

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
1916 costumes and vehicle meets 2016 drone. © Laughing Deva Productions.

Type: Film Showing, Lecture, Special Event, Panel Discussion     

King of Roads


Oregon Historical Society, Hatfield Room
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free