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Opal Whiteley

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Opal Whiteley


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
On the Fourth of July, children rode through town on a violin-shaped float.

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Sagebrush Symphony


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
In My Father’s House: A New View of How Crime Runs in the Family

Type: Book Talk     

In My Father’s House: A New View of How Crime Runs in the Family


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Reed College, 1945. Photo Art Collection, Box 44, PA#71913-32 (source: print from PA publicity box).

Type: Special Event     

Oregon Archives Crawl


Multiple Locations
Portland, Oregon

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Vera Sung, Jill Sung, Thomas Sung from ABACUS, a PBS Distribution release. Photo courtesy of Sean Lyness

Type: Film Showing     

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
Captain Jack

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

The Modoc War


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Doris Kearns Goodwin

Type: Lecture, Special Event     

An Evening with Doris Kearns Goodwin


Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway
Portland, Oregon 97205

End of Longshore Strike, Blue Bell Tavern, Portland, Feb 5, 1937.  Oregon Journal Photo, OPS #1745 OrHi 27630 bb007851

Type: Exhibit Opening     

Members-Only Exhibit Preview Reception: “Barley, Barrels, Bottles, and Brews: 200 Years of Oregon Beer”


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • RSVP Required
  • Free for Members
  • Members Only
WWI Recruiting Poster

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

Committed: The Home Front in Oregon During World War I, 1914 – 1918


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Rescuers form human rescue chain during Vanport Flood, 1948. Oregonian photo, OrHi 52428

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Vanport


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers