Events

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All in person programs and events through June are cancelled or postponed. For the latest news on OHS operations, please visit ohs.org/washyourhands

Mt. Hood – North Side, OHS Research Library, Frank Branch Riley Collection

Type: Slide Presentation, Partner Event     

A History of the Mazamas and Mountaineering in the Pacific Northwest (Forest Grove)

Postponed


McMenamins Grand Lodge
3505 Pacific Ave
Forest Grove, Oregon 97116

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Judge Wallace McCamant, pictured here in 1924, served on the Oregon Supreme Court in 1917 and 1918; OHS Research Library, 0093P121

Type: Lecture, Virtual Event     Series: History Pub

The Obscure Oregonian Who Changed American Presidential History


Virtual event: streaming link to come

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Wreck of the San Agustin, 1595. Gordon Miller, watercolor.

Type: Lecture, Partner Event     Series: History Pub

Shipwrecks, Legends, and Lost Treasures – Historical Archaeology on the Pacific Coast

Postponed


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Bridge on the Oregon Coast Highway

Type: Lecture, Partner Event     Series: History Pub

Oregon’s New Deal Legacy


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Erika Lee

Type: Lecture     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Erika Lee

MEMBERS: If you have not received an email containing details on how to access members-only pricing, please contact us at communications@ohs.org or 503.222.1741. Not a member? Join today to receive discounted pricing.


Keller Auditorium
222 SW Clay St.
Portland, Oregon 97201

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
National American Woman Suffrage Association meeting in Portland, Oregon; signed by Abigail Scott Duniway and Susan B. Anthony; July 1, 1905, OHS Research Library, OrHi 59438

Type: Lecture     

The Surprising Movement for Woman Suffrage


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Type: Lecture     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

MEMBERS: If you have not received an email containing details on how to access members-only pricing, please contact us at communications@ohs.org or 503.222.1741. Join today to receive discounted pricing.


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

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
Meier and Frank 1976 Christmas display. CN 023668 bb006591

Type: Special Event     

Holiday Cheer


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
Herbs and Roots: A History of Chinese Doctors in the American Medical Marketplace

Type: Book Talk     Series: Second Sunday

Herbs and Roots: A History of Chinese Doctors in the American Medical Marketplace


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Evan Thomas

Type: Lecture     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Evan Thomas

MEMBERS: If you have not received an email containing details on how to access members-only pricing, please contact us at communications@ohs.org or 503.222.1741. Not a member? Join today to receive discounted pricing.


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

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers