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Martin Luther King, Jr. at Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church, Portland, OR, 1961  Vancouver Avenue Baptist Church Collection, Coll 189, Box 1, Folder 4

Type: Lecture, Lunch and Learn, Partner Event, Virtual Event     

A More Beautiful and Terrible History: A History of the Civil Rights Movement for Today


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  • Free
  • RSVP Required
  • Researchers
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Postcard of “Council Crest, the Dreamland of Portland,” courtesy of Darrell Jabin’s personal collection.

Type: Lecture, Virtual Event     Series: History Pub

History of Oregon Amusement Parks: Come Along for the Ride


Stream on Facebook

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Bridge on the Oregon Coast Highway

Type: Lecture, Partner Event, Virtual Event     Series: History Pub

Oregon’s New Deal Legacy


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  • Free
  • Family-friendly
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Erika Lee

Type: Lecture, Virtual Event     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Erika Lee: Virtual Hatfield Lecture

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OHS will send an email with a unique link to attend the virtual lecture one week prior to the event.


Virtual program via Zoom.

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
National American Woman Suffrage Association meeting in Portland, Oregon; signed by Abigail Scott Duniway and Susan B. Anthony; July 1, 1905, OHS Research Library, OrHi 59438

Type: Lecture     

The Surprising Movement for Woman Suffrage


Virtual program, register now!

  • Free
  • RSVP Required
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Bohemians West: Free Love, Family, and Radicals in Twentieth Century America

Type: Lecture, Virtual Event     Series: History Pub

Bohemians West: Free Love, Family, and Radicals in Twentieth Century America


Livestream on Facebook

  • Free
  • Researchers
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Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Type: Lecture     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.: Virtual Hatfield Lecture

MEMBERS: If you have not received an email containing details on how to access members-only pricing, please contact us at communications@ohs.org or 503.222.1741. Join today to receive discounted pricing.

OHS will send an email with a unique link to attend the virtual lecture one week prior to the event.


Virtual program via Zoom.

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
Works stolen in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum theft

Type: Lecture, Partner Event     Series: History Pub

Catch a Thief: International Art Theft and the FBI


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Evan Thomas

Type: Lecture     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Evan Thomas

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Location TBD: Virtual and/or at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
Joanne B. Freeman. Photo by Beowulf Sheehan

Type: Lecture     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Joanne B. Freeman

MEMBERS: If you have not received an email containing details on how to access members-only pricing, please contact us at communications@ohs.org or 503.222.1741. Join today to receive discounted pricing.


Location TBD: Virtual and/or at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers