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John Gast, American Progress, 1872. Chromolithograph published by George A, Crofutt. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. digital ID ppmsca.09855

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

Oregon, Indigenous Nations, Manifest Destiny, and the Doctrine of Discovery


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Wildmen, Wobblies and Whistle Punks: Stewart’s Lowbrow Northwest Angels

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

Wildmen, Wobblies and Whistle Punks: Stewart’s Lowbrow Northwest


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Free for Members
Portrait showing three unidentified people, probably employees, with a huge cake displayed at Meier & Frank in Portland. OHS Research Library, Oregon Journal Negative Collection; Org. Lot 1368; Box 372; 372A948

Type: Special Event     

Celebrity Chocolate Cake Smack-down


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney of the Beatles wave from limo as the leave Portland Airport for the Coliseum. OHS Research Library, photograph by David Falconer, CN 015791, bb000807

Type: Special Event     

Free Day Celebrating the 54th Anniversary of The Beatles’ Portland Concert


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Three Rangers Foundation

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

Whiskey and Warriors: Bonds of Brotherhood Forged at Black Hawk Down


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Madeleine Albright

Type: Lecture, Special Event     

An Evening with Madeleine Albright


Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway
Portland, Oregon 97205

“Valley of the Willamette River,” lithograph from Warre, Henry J. Sketches in North America and the Oregon Country. London: Dickinson & Co., 1848. OHS Research Library, OrHi 49030, bb016736

Type: Lecture     Series: Experience Oregon

Rethinking Oregon Settlement


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Kathy as a young girl living on the reservation, just before Termination. Courtesy of Kathleen Hill.

Type: Lecture     Series: Experience Oregon

You’re So Vain: Indian-White Relations in the 21st Century


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Mexican men wearing straw hats rest on a truck during a barbecue at Oaks Park, 9/24/1944. Del Burckhart, photographer. OHS Research Library 023041

Type: Lecture     Series: Experience Oregon

Grounded in This Place: A Deep History of Latino Activism in Oregon


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
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