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Edgar Allan Poe, photo of daguerreotype by W.S. Hartshorn, 1848. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, LC-USZ62-10610

Type: Lecture, Partner Event     Series: History Pub

The “Mysterious” Death of Edgar Allan Poe


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
June and Don Mulford became the first to ride the entire Pacific Crest Trail from Mexico to Canada in one year. June Mulford and the Pacific Crest Trail Association.

Type: Online Video, Television Broadcast     Series: Oregon Experience

Pacific Crest Trail: A Ride to Remember


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Murder On The Southern Pacific

Type: Online Video, Television Broadcast     Series: Oregon Experience

Murder On The Southern Pacific


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Healing the Big River: Salmon Dreams and the Columbia River Treaty

Type: Book Talk     

Healing the Big River: Salmon Dreams and the Columbia River Treaty


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • 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
Members of the 332nd Fighter Group attend a briefing at their airbase in Ramitelli, Italy, in 1945. Library of Congress, LC-F9-02-4503-319-07

Type: Special Event     

Free Admission for Veterans Day


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
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
Marie Equi Radical Politics and Outlaw Passions

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

Marie Equi—Radical Politics and Outlaw Passions


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Free for Members
Alameda Park Community Church, 1923. Looking north, Regents Drive to the right and NE 31st Avenue to the left. Courtesy of the Frank L. Moore Collection at the Amistad Research Center and Lousiana State University Digital Library.

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

Northeast Portland: Past, Present and Future


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
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