Exhibits

Photograph of a sign reading “I Am An American” that was placed on the Wanto Co. store in Oakland, California, on December 8, 1941. Photo by Dorthea Lange, March 1942. Library of Congress, LC-USZ62-23602.

Current Exhibit

I Am An American: Stories of Exclusion and Belonging

Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Family-friendly
  • Free for Members
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Full set of Jackson 5 outfits. Photo by Rebecca Sapp, GRAMMY Museum.

Current Exhibit

Motown: The Sound of Young America

Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Family-friendly
  • Free for Members
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Main Street, Central Point, Oregon. OHS Research Library, Wesley Andrews postcard collection, Org. Lot 87, OrHi 14537.

Current Exhibit

Main Streets: Wesley Andrews Photo Postcards

Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Family-friendly
  • Free for Members
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Identified as Superior Park Model #2 in company records, the carousel is shown assembled outside of the C. W. Parker factory in Leavenworth, Kansas, 1921. Barbara Fahs Charles Collection, C. W. Parker Archives.

Current Exhibit

The Odyssey of the Historic Jantzen Beach Carousel: From Leavenworth, Kansas, to Portland, Oregon, 1921–2022

Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free for Members
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Produced for 1992 Democratic Party candidates Bill Clinton and Al Gore, Roy Lichtenstein, offset lithography. Courtesy of private collection.

Current Exhibit

Sign of the Times: The Great American Political Poster, 1844–2012

Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Family-friendly
  • Free for Members
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Yaquina Bay Bridge undated bb007717

Current Exhibit,Traveling Exhibit

Oregon's Landmark Legislation

Independence Heritage Museum
281 S. 2nd Street
Independence, Oregon 97351

  • Teachers
  • Family-friendly
Governor Mark Hatfield and Antoinette Hatfield celebrate at his campaign headquarters after winning the governorship, November 7. 1962. OHS Research Library, bb011059.

Current Exhibit,Traveling Exhibit

The Call of Public Service: The Life and Legacy of Mark O. Hatfield

Tamastslikt Cultural Institute
47106 Wildhorse Blvd
Pendleton, Oregon 97801

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
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Current Exhibit,Traveling Exhibit

What If Heroes Were Not Welcome Home?

The History Museum of Hood River County
300 E Port Marina Dr
Hood River, Oregon 97031

  • Teachers
  • Family-friendly