Events

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Authors John Larison and Kristina McMorris visit with a shopper at Holiday Cheer on December 2, 2018.

Type: Special Event     

Holiday Cheer


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
Courtesy of the Minidoka Swing Band.

Type: Concert     

Minidoka Swing Band Concert


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Researchers look at collections in OHS’s research library. Photo by Andie Petkus.

Type: Class/Workshop, Education Event     

Using Primary Sources to Teach Ethnic Studies and Black Histories and Geographies


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • RSVP Required
  • Teachers
George-Johanson,-Oregon-Journal,-OrHi-#012060

Type: Online Video, Television Broadcast     Series: Oregon Experience

Art Makers


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Searching for York

Type: Online Video, Television Broadcast     Series: Oregon Experience

Searching for York


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Christopher McKnight Nichols, photo by Mina Carson

Type: Partner Event, Lecture, Virtual Event     

Ideology in U.S. Foreign Relations


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  • Free
  • RSVP Required
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Ceremony at Grand Coulee Dam, start of irrigation pumps. YMCA children’s band in Portland. Photo by Elizabeth Hall. OHS Research Library, Al Monner news negatives, Org. Lot 1284, box 39, 1882-6.

Type: Lecture, Virtual Event     

“Brakeen v. Haaland” and the Indian Child Welfare Act


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  • Free
  • RSVP Required
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Phillis Wheatley, front piece from “Poems, on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral” (London: A. Bell, 1773). New-York Historical Society Library.

Type: Education Event, Professional Development     

Women During Settler Colonialism and the American Revolution


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  • Free
  • RSVP Required
  • Teachers
Nina Totenberg

Type: Lecture, Attend In Person or Online     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Nina Totenberg


Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Mae Ngai

Type: Lecture, Attend In Person or Online     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Mae Ngai


Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Teachers
  • Researchers