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600 Demonstrators march to protest bombing in Birmingham, Alabama that killed four black children. 09/23/1963, OHS Research Library, Oregon Journal Collection, CN 020486

Type: Lecture     Series: Experience Oregon

Oregon’s Enigmatic Black History


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Lesbian and Gay Pride, Portland, 1982. GLAPN Coll., Mss2988-2

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

50 Years After Stonewall - Portland’s LGBTQ History


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Artist unknown. The Providential Detection, 1797–1800. Copyprint of lithograph. Courtesy of the American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts (136) and the Library of Congress.

Type: Lecture, Partner Event     Series: History Pub

About Insulting the President from Washington to Trump


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Frame from archival news footage. OHS Research Library

Type: Partner Event, Panel Discussion     

Wild Wild History: The Rise and Fall of Rajneeshpuram


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

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Central Pacific Railroad -- Chinese Laborers at Work. Online Archive of California, Courtesy of UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library. Harper's Weekly, Vol. 11, MTP/HW: Vol. 11: 772. http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/hb5v19n7fx

Type: Lecture     Series: Oregon Chinese Diaspora Project

Exploring the Healthcare of Chinese Railroad Workers through an Historic and Archaeological Lens


Southern Oregon University Hannon Library
1250 Siskiyou Blvd
Meese Room (Lib 305)
Ashland, Oregon 97520

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Keep it for Your Children: Theodore Roosevelt’s 1903 Western Trip, by James Blase

Type: Book Talk     

Keep it for Your Children: Theodore Roosevelt’s 1903 Western Trip


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Image by Chelsea Rose, SOULA

Type: Lecture     Series: Oregon Chinese Diaspora Project

Archaeology of the Despised: Blacks, Jews, Chinese


Canyon City Community Center
123 Washington Street
Canyon City, Oregon 97820

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Pioneer Mother Monuments: Constructing Cultural Memory by Cynthia Culver Prescott

Type: Panel Discussion     Series: Second Sunday

The Promised Land? Public Reactions to Portland’s Pioneer Monuments


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels by Jon Meacham

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Free for Members
Official band photo - left to right: Martin Stevens, Kristen Grainger, Dan Wetzel and Josh Adkins.

Type: Musical Performance     

Summer Concert with Kristen Grainger and True North


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly