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Vanport Mosaic Festival

Type: Film Showing, Special Event, Oral History, Partner Event     

Vanport Mosaic Festival

Multiple Locations
Portland, Oregon

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
John F. Kennedy speaking in Portland, OR  11/9/1959. Photographer unknown. CN 012309 bb008209

Type: Special Event     

Free Admission Memorial Day Weekend

Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Vanport Mosaic Education Workshop

Type: Partner Event, Class/Workshop, Education Event     

Vanport Mosaic Education Workshop


PCC Cascade Campus
705 North Killingsworth Street
Terrell Hall Auditorium
Portland, Oregon 97217

  • Free
  • Teachers
Oregon at War

Type: Online Video, Television Broadcast     Series: Oregon Experience

Oregon at War


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Ellis Hadley (First in line), William L. Finley (center), and Herman Bohlman (last) wading pantsless through water to photograph a red-tailed hawk’s in 1902 near Portland, OR. Org. Lot 369, Finley A2652.

Type: Lecture, Slide Presentation     Series: On the Road with Finley and Bohlman

On the Road with Finley and Bohlman: Portland


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Window Box [fuschia]; Mr. and Mrs. C.E. Grelle, no. 3442, Portland Garden Club Collection

Type: Slide Presentation     

The Portland Garden Club: A History of Estate Gardens in Portland


Columbia Learning Center
375 S 18th Street
St. Helens, Oregon 97051

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Francisco Bautista

Type: Special Event, Partner Event     Series: Second Sunday

PDX Culture Keepers Festival


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
1916 costumes and vehicle meets 2016 drone. © Laughing Deva Productions.

Type: Film Showing, Lecture, Special Event, Panel Discussion     

King of Roads


Oregon Historical Society, Hatfield Room
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
The Salem Clique: Oregon’s Founding Brothers

Type: Book Talk     

The Salem Clique: Oregon’s Founding Brothers


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Ku Klux Klan March in Ashland. bb002067 OrHi 49676

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

Bigotry Unmasked: The Rise of the KKK in Southern Oregon


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers