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Image courtesy of the Kam Wah Chung State Heritage Site

Type: Lecture     Series: Oregon Chinese Diaspora Project

Chinese Tunnels: Myth or Reality?


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

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Deep Creek where the Chinese Massacre occurred. Courtesy of Greg Nokes

Type: Lecture     Series: Oregon Chinese Diaspora Project

May 1887: What Happened?


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

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
John Gast, American Progress, 1872. Chromolithograph published by George A, Crofutt. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. digital ID ppmsca.09855

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

Oregon, Indigenous Nations, Manifest Destiny, and the Doctrine of Discovery


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Wildmen, Wobblies and Whistle Punks: Stewart’s Lowbrow Northwest Angels

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

Wildmen, Wobblies and Whistle Punks: Stewart’s Lowbrow Northwest Angels


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Free for Members
Madeleine Albright

Type: Lecture, Special Event     

An Evening with Madeleine Albright


Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway
Portland, Oregon 97205

Kathy as a young girl living on the reservation, just before Termination. Courtesy of Kathleen Hill.

Type: Lecture     Series: Experience Oregon

You’re So Vain: Indian-White Relations in the 21st Century


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Mexican men wearing straw hats rest on a truck during a barbecue at Oaks Park, 9/24/1944. Del Burckhart, photographer. OHS Research Library 023041

Type: Lecture     Series: Experience Oregon

Grounded in This Place: A Deep History of Latino Activism in Oregon


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
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