Tagged: History

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.

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.

Documentary Sheds Light on Lives of First Hanford Employees

OPB | Sept. 16, 2013 12:45 p.m.

An Oregon Experience documentary looks at the planning and implementation of World War II’s biggest, most highly classified project.

Revisiting Our Town: Vanport

Aug. 28, 2013 12:06 p.m.

In this rebroadcast, we revisit a recent installment of the Our Town series. The city of Vanport was destroyed in a flood 65 years ago.

Darrell Grant Explores Oregon History Through Music

July 04, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Darrell Grant's new composition "The Territory" explores significant events in Oregon History.

Our Town: Vanport

May 30, 2013 12:06 p.m.

For the next installment of the Our Town series, we'll focus on a city that was destroyed in a flood 65 years ago: Vanport.

Exploring Oregon's History Of Slavery

May 29, 2013 12:15 p.m.

The journalist and historian Gregory Nokes explores Oregon's little-known history of slavery in his new book Breaking Chains: Slavery on Trial in the Oregon Territory.

Living In A Historic District

May 20, 2013 12:20 p.m.

What are the benefits and drawbacks of living in a designated historic district?

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