The Oregon Archives Crawl is back in 2018!

Join us Saturday, October 20th to explore Changing Attitudes. Archives document how communities, beliefs, practices, and preferences have changed over the years.  Historical records and photos can shed new light on common beliefs or explain how things have come to pass.  With more than 30 organizations participating, you are guaranteed to discover something new!

Start the Crawl at any of these locations: City of Portland Archives & Records Center, the Oregon Historical Society or the Multnomah County Library. At each site you’ll find representatives from archives, special collections, and heritage organizations. “Passports” are available at each site to help guide you and provide a list of organizations. From young, old, and in-between to vintage photo lover to history buff to scholar to student to genealogist to building researcher to those who are just curious to learn something new: everyone is welcome.

Saturday, October 20th
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Start at any of the following locations:
City of Portland Archives & Records Center,
the Oregon Historical Society or the Multnomah County Library
Free and open to the public

Participating organizations:
Architectural Heritage Center
Clackamas County Historical Society
Clark County Historical Museum
Friends of Historic Forest Grove
Genealogical Forum of Oregon
George Fox University/NWYM Archives
GLAPN – Northwest LGBTQ History
Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum
John Wilson Special Collections, Multnomah County Library
Labor Archives of Washington, UW Libraries Special Collections
Lewis & Clark College
Mazama Library and Historical Collections
Multnomah County Archives
National Archives at Seattle
Northwest History Network
OHSU Historical Collections & Archives
Oregon Country Fair Archives
Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Oregon Nikkei Endowment
Oregon State Archives
Oregon State Hospital Museum of Mental Health
OSU Special Collections and Archives Research Center
PSU Architecture, Engineering & Construction Archives
PSU Library Special Collections & University Archives
Reed College Special Collections and Archives
Silverton Country Historical Society
The Vanport Mosaic
University of Washington Special Collections
Washington County Museum
Willamette University Archives and Special Collections
World of Speed


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