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February 2020

Radio St. Valentine Contest – Clara Virginia Barton

2020-02-27T10:46:00-08:00February 26th, 2020|Categories: History Tidbits, People, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Grebe Synchrophase ad from the October 1924 issue of Radio in the Home magazine. Americanradiohistory.com In February 1925 Cupid delivered a very [...]

Mill Place on the Willamette

2020-02-24T17:12:15-08:00February 24th, 2020|Categories: Digital Collections, Historic Buildings|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Page Under Construction!  All links may not yet be live.  Check back soon! "Mill Place" on the Willamette: A New Mission House for [...]

Fred Legg, Lausanne Hall and the Deaconness Hospital

2020-02-14T15:28:10-08:00February 14th, 2020|Categories: Buildings, History Tidbits, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Tale of Two 1920 buildings tell of Salem a Century Ago 100 years ago, Fred Arthur Legg1 was pretty busy.  The dawning of the [...]

January 2020

Tapestries by Margaret Kilbuck Johansen (1923-2004)

2020-03-14T05:15:39-07:00January 31st, 2020|Categories: Upcoming Exhibits|Tags: , , , |

Memorial Retrospective Exhibit:Tapestries by Margaret Kilbuck Johansen (1923-2004)Coming June 2021 Margaret Kilbuck Johansen Margaret Kilbuck Johansen was a noted fiber artist in [...]

December 2019

Honeywood Winery: Oregon’s Oldest

2019-12-12T15:40:59-08:00December 24th, 2019|Categories: Community Memories|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Explore more of the story of Oregon's oldest operating winery. Follow the story of Honeywood Winery from its birth in the aftermath of the overturn of prohibition to becoming Oregon's only operating commercial winery in the early 1960s.

November 2019

Valley Packing Company

2019-12-12T15:07:25-08:00November 27th, 2019|Categories: Buildings, Community Memories, History Tidbits, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Valley Packing Company 1919-1955  -- Cascade Meats Inc. 1955-1961 The Valley Packing Company and Cascade Meats Inc., located at 2805 Val Pak Drive [...]