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Edmund Creffield, prison photo. Courtesy Oregon State Archives

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

Holy Rollers: The Crazy Oregon Cult That Wasn’t Rajneeshpuram


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
“Faulted” Ann Johnston, Quilt, 2015

Type: Exhibit Opening, Lecture     

Quilts on the Edge


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Leonard Finkelman

Type: Lecture, Partner Event     Series: History Pub

About Ancient Oregon: Where the Dinosaurs Didn’t Roam


McMenamins Old St. Francis School
700 N.W. Bond Street
Bend, Oregon 97703

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Rick Atkinson. Photo by Elliott O'Donovan.

Type: Lecture, Special Event     

An Evening with Rick Atkinson


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

  • Teachers
  • Researchers
600 Demonstrators march to protest bombing in Birmingham, Alabama that killed four black children. 09/23/1963, OHS Research Library, Oregon Journal Collection, CN 020486

Type: Lecture     Series: Experience Oregon

Oregon’s Enigmatic Black History


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Artist unknown. The Providential Detection, 1797–1800. Copyprint of lithograph. Courtesy of the American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts (136) and the Library of Congress.

Type: Lecture, Partner Event     Series: History Pub

About Insulting the President from Washington to Trump


McMenamins Old St. Francis School
700 N.W. Bond Street
Bend, Oregon 97703

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Central Pacific Railroad -- Chinese Laborers at Work. Online Archive of California, Courtesy of UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library. Harper's Weekly, Vol. 11, MTP/HW: Vol. 11: 772. http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/hb5v19n7fx

Type: Lecture     Series: Oregon Chinese Diaspora Project

Exploring the Healthcare of Chinese Railroad Workers through an Historic and Archaeological Lens


Southern Oregon University Hannon Library
1250 Siskiyou Blvd
Meese Room (Lib 305)
Ashland, Oregon 97520

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Image by Chelsea Rose, SOULA

Type: Lecture     Series: Oregon Chinese Diaspora Project

Archaeology of the Despised: Blacks, Jews, Chinese


Canyon City Community Center
123 Washington Street
Canyon City, Oregon 97820

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Image courtesy of the Kam Wah Chung State Heritage Site

Type: Lecture     Series: Oregon Chinese Diaspora Project

Chinese Tunnels: Myth or Reality?


Canyon City Community Center
123 Washington Street
Canyon City, Oregon 97820

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Deep Creek where the Chinese Massacre occurred. Courtesy of Greg Nokes

Type: Lecture     Series: Oregon Chinese Diaspora Project

May 1887: What Happened?


Canyon City Community Center
123 Washington Street
Canyon City, Oregon 97820

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers