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Okropong. Courtesy Obo Addy Legacy Project

Type: Online Video, Lecture, Musical Performance     Series: History Pub

The Legacy of Obo Addy and His Impact in the Pacific Northwest

For decades, the musical traditions of Ghana were explored and extended by Ghana-born and Portland-based drummer, composer, and bandleader Obo Addy. Together with his world beat band, Kukrudu, and traditional quartet, Okropong, Addy was one of Ghana's greatest musical ambassadors. Join us for a presentation on Obbo Addy's impact on the Pacific Northwest, including a performance by Okropong.

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Soldier of the 25th Infantry Division, c., 1969. Charles O. Haughey

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

The Vietnam War Oregon Remembers


OPB-TV

Children at Swan Island refugee center set up by the Red Cross after the Vanport Flood, 1948. OrHi 90661. Photographs: Portland - NE Neighborhoods - Vanport [graphic]; Photo file #1689-A; 1948/05

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Vanport


OPB-TV

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

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Massacre At Hells Canyon


OPB-TV

Kam Wah Chung

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Kam Wah Chung


OPB-TV