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August 2018

Movies Come to Salem

2018-09-18T11:01:15+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Community Memories, History Tidbits|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Movies Got a Slow Start in Salem This summer’s exhibit at the Willamette Heritage Center looks at how technology changed our community between 1880-1920.  [...]

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Salem U.S.O. the “It” Spot in WWII

2018-07-25T15:42:23+00:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: Community Memories, History Tidbits, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Salem U.S.O. One of Salem’s USO buildings. Look familiar? It is now the offices for Sherman, Sherman, Johnnie & Hoyt, LLP, on the [...]

August 2017

January 2015

July 2014

Otto Anderson Sends to John and Emily on their Wedding Day, 1911

2016-10-20T14:56:19+00:00July 2nd, 2014|Categories: Photo Highlights, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

WHC Collections, 2014.040.0001 This postcard (2014.040.0001) was recently transferred to the Willamette Heritage Center.  Postmarked 1911, the message on the [...]

December 2013

Geo. C. Will Piano and Sewing Machine Merchant

2016-10-20T14:56:26+00:00December 6th, 2013|Categories: History Tidbits, People, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

George C. Will, Elks Portrait. WHC 1992.005.0175 The following information appeared in the Statesman Journal Newspaper, Sunday November 24, 2013.  It [...]

Salem Snapshot, 2009.052.0003

2016-10-20T14:56:27+00:00December 5th, 2013|Categories: Photo Highlights|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This great little snapshot (WHC 2009.052.0003) of downtown Salem focuses on the rooftops lining State Street from High Street (at bottom of image) to about [...]

August 2013

November 2012