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May 2018

April 2018

Belva Lockwood Almost Speaks in Salem, 1885

2018-03-28T16:44:45+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Handbill found in the Willamette Heritage Center's Collections (WHC 80.8.13.5.2) announces an lecture by Belva Lockwood the famous woman lawyer at Salem's Reed Opera House [...]

March 2018

February 2018

December 2017

Illuminating Program, 63.1.21.10.3.1

2017-11-29T13:57:00+00:00 December 29th, 2017|Categories: Archives Spotlight, History Tidbits, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Grand Opera House Program, December 12, 1912 Theater Program, WHC 63.1.21.10.3.1 I find one of the more revealing types of historical items [...]

October 2017

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 [...]

1909 AYP Essays from Salem 7th Graders

2017-09-15T16:43:16+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Categories: Digital Collections|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In 1909, all eyes turned to Seattle for the Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition.  Oregon school children took part by submitting examples of coursework for [...]

April 2017

March 2017