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Water Spirit: A Tribute to Jim Pepper

Type: Brown Bag Talk, Musical Performance, Special Event     

Jim Pepper’s Creative Legacy and Today’s Native Musicians in Portland


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
The Beatles perform in Kansas City, Missouri, September 17, 1964 © The Bob Bonis Archive, www.BobBonis.com

Type: Exhibit Opening     

Members-Only Exhibit Preview Reception: “Ladies and Gentlemen… The Beatles!”


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • RSVP Required
  • Free for Members
  • Members Only
  • Family-friendly
Bill Bowerman  Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Bill Bowerman


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
One of the thousands of

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Vortex I


OPB-TV

  • Researchers
  • Teachers
The Royals - River City Rock Star Academy. Courtesy Karen Green

Type: Special Event     Series: Family Day

Family Day: Rock and Roll


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
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
Kam Wah Chung

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Kam Wah Chung


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Massacre at Hells Canyon

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Massacre At Hells Canyon


OPB-TV

  • 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
Portland street scene, 1905

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Streetcar City


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers