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Portland street scene, 1905

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Streetcar City


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
U.S. Army troops exit a landing craft during the D-Day landing in Normandy, France. June 6, 1944, National Archives and Records Administration, 26-G-2343

Type: Online Video, Panel Discussion, Partner Event     

A Celebration of Heroes: The 75th Anniversary of D-Day

In partnership with The Mighty Endeavor, we are proud to honor several WWII veterans from Oregon and Washington at a program and reception on the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion.

  • Free
Darcelle, Greg Bond, OPB

Type: Online Video, Television Broadcast     Series: Oregon Experience

Darcelle XV


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
James Beard

Type: Online Video, Television Broadcast     Series: Oregon Experience

A Cuisine of Our Own


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Frame from archival news footage. OHS Research Library

Type: Partner Event, Panel Discussion     

Wild Wild History: The Rise and Fall of Rajneeshpuram


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

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
David Lett tastes wine at The Eyrie Vineyards winery in McMinnville, Oregon. Tom Ballard took the photo for an article in the News-Register.

Type: Online Video, Television Broadcast     Series: Oregon Experience

Oregon Wine—Grapes of Place


OPB-TV

Keep it for Your Children: Theodore Roosevelt’s 1903 Western Trip, by James Blase

Type: Book Talk     

Keep it for Your Children: Theodore Roosevelt’s 1903 Western Trip


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Pioneer Mother Monuments: Constructing Cultural Memory by Cynthia Culver Prescott

Type: Panel Discussion     Series: Second Sunday

The Promised Land? Public Reactions to Portland’s Pioneer Monuments


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels by Jon Meacham

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Free for Members
Official band photo - left to right: Martin Stevens, Kristen Grainger, Dan Wetzel and Josh Adkins.

Type: Musical Performance     

Summer Concert with Kristen Grainger and True North


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly