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September 2017

Annual Labor Day Hike from Salem to Portland

2017-08-29T16:40:33+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Categories: Archives Spotlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Clipping from the Renska Swart Collection reveals a Labor Day Hike tradition from the late 1920s. Labor Day First Officially Celebrated in Oregon Through [...]

January 2017

June 2016

May 2016

The Hirsch Family

2016-10-20T14:55:41+00:00 May 28th, 2016|Categories: History Tidbits, People, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Readers should feel free to use information from this article, however credit must be given to the Willamette Heritage Center and to the author. By [...]

April 2016

February 2016

Martin Sisters: Sack of Photos Leads to Family Tale

2016-10-20T14:55:44+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Categories: History Tidbits, People, Photo Highlights, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sisters Amy and Jessie Martin enjoying a class picnic at Lily Pond on Sept. 3, 1934. Photo Credit: WHC 2012.011.0002 This article was [...]

Carolyn B. Shelton, Oregon’s First Woman Governor (for a weekend)

2016-10-20T14:55:44+00:00 February 14th, 2016|Categories: Heritage News, History Tidbits, People|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This article was written for the Statesman Journal and published February 2015. It is reproduced here for reference purposes. Carolyn B. Shelton - image [...]

November 2015

February 2015

New affiliation means homecoming of sorts for OHSU

2016-10-20T14:56:02+00:00 February 1st, 2015|Categories: History Tidbits|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By Kylie Pine Originally published in the Statesman Journal newspaper, January 2, 2016.  Reproduced here with source citations for reference purposes. On November 16, 2015, [...]

November 2014