Join us in celebrating American Archives Month in October! Even though the pandemic continues to keep us apart physically, we are bringing you online or socially distanced activities to take you behind the scenes, introduce you to archival collections, talk about what we do, and bring you activities you can do on your own.
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Architectural Heritage Center City of Portland Archives Collection Highlights Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum Five Oaks Museum Get Outside Instructional Interactive Japanese American Museum of Oregon Lewis & Clark College Live Virtual Event Mazama Library & Historical Collections Multnomah County Archives Online Exhibit Onsite Exhibit Oregon Health & Science University Oregon Historical Society Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education Oregon State University Portland State University Research Assistance Scavenger Hunt Self-Guided Tour Special Event Videos Video Tours Virtual Glimpse Into the Archives Willamette Heritage Center
2021 Activities and Events
Portland State University Special Collections and University Archives PSU Library Special Collections’ Historic Black Newspapers of Portland contains original and digital versions of newspapers published by Black-owned presses in Portland and the Pacific…Keep reading
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum During the month of October, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum will tour through our archival spaces. Celebrating female aviators, Black veterans, and the always incredible Hughes Flying…Keep reading
Oregon Historical Society After nearly two years of renovation, the Oregon Historical Society’s research library is eager to re-open a modernized downtown reading room on October 15, 2021. Enhancements include…Keep reading
Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center Find out what particular items in the SCARC collections get us really excited as we describe our “faves” in a series…Keep reading
Please join us online October 1 at 3:00pm for the Johannah Sherrer Memorial Lecture in Library Service, featuring a panel discussion on “Collecting Representative History: Building Community Archives”. https://zoom.us/j/96248877651 Webinar…Keep reading