OPB |Sept. 15, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll ask writer and activist Walidah Imarisha how she's been answering that question in a presentation she's been making all around Oregon.
OPB |Aug. 26, 2014 12:40 p.m.
TUESDAY: Portland-born Harry Smith's influential Anthology of American Folk Music was reissued this year by Portland's Mississippi Records.
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.
OPB |July 25, 2014 12:40 p.m.
FRIDAY: We'll explore some Oregon history with Ashland-based archaeologist, Chelsea Rose.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
July 04, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Darrell Grant's new composition "The Territory" explores significant events in Oregon History.
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.
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.
May 20, 2013 12:20 p.m.
What are the benefits and drawbacks of living in a designated historic district?
Feb. 07, 2013 12:15 p.m.
The Rogue River stars in the latest episode of Oregon Field Guide. We'll find out what makes it historically and ecologically unique.
Oct. 12, 2012 12:25 p.m.
We remember the Columbus Day Storm, which hit the Northwest 50 years ago today.
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