Tagged: History

Partnership Brings Oregon's Early History To Life

OPB | Aug. 07, 2014 12:40 p.m.

THURSDAY: A recent partnership between Ancestry.com and the Oregon State Archives brings Oregon's early history to the masses.

Archaeologist Uncovers Part Of Oregon History

OPB | July 25, 2014 12:40 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll explore some Oregon history with Ashland-based archaeologist, Chelsea Rose.

How We Became Bicoastal

OPB | July 24, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: We listen back to Dave's interview with Peter Stark about the adventure-filled story of John Jacob Astor's audacious but doomed plan to create a commercial fur empire in the northwest.

New Law Helps Adoptees Access Records

OPB | July 08, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: A new change in Washington's adoption law will affect how thousands of adoptees find out their histories.

PSU Uncovers Tapes Of RFK, Toni Morrison, Carl Sagan, More

OPB | June 23, 2014 12:40 p.m.

MONDAY: The Portland State University archives also contain lectures by regional luminaries like Vera Katz and Sen. Wayne Morse.

UO's Win At The First NCAA Championship Game

OPB | April 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: The 2014 NCAA championship game takes place tonight. We'll hear about the first championship game, which the UO won in 1939.

Recounting The Lost Pacific Empire of Astoria

OPB | March 10, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: Peter Stark tells the adventure-filled story of John Jacob Astor's audacious but doomed plan to create a commercial fur empire in the northwest.

Name That Bridge: The Four Finalists

OPB | Jan. 22, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: TriMet announced four top choices for naming the new bridge across the Willamette. Which one would you choose?

Portland Social History? There's An App For That

OPB | Nov. 19, 2013 12:35 p.m.

TUESDAY: Know Your City (formerly the Dill Pickle Club) has launched a new mobile app that takes people on a guided, multicultural history tour of downtown Portland.

Artists Bring Archived Surveillance Records To Light

OPB | Oct. 24, 2013 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: Two Portland artists are collaborating on a public art project to bring archived surveillance documents to light.

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