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NEWS

Why Portland's Central Library Matters More than Ever

Multnomah County's downtown landmark celebrates its centennial this month—and sets course for the future.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 09/03/2013

HISTORY

The Willamette River's History

A Portland cartographer reveals our favorite river's unseen movements.

  • By Gino Cerruti
  • Published 07/01/2013

SCENE & HEARD

Veteran Pan Am Stewardesses Look Back

What was the golden age of jet travel really like?

  • By Angela Sanders
  • Published 07/01/2013

OREGON BEER GUIDE

Mapping Beervana’s History [Infographic]

Like any civilization, our city of beer can get complicated. Here’s a guide to its founders and the paths they paved.

  • By Lucy Burningham
  • Published 07/01/2013

Slideshow

Slide Show: Portland's Pan Am Stewardesses

Fly back in time (first class, of course) to the golden age of air travel

  • Published 06/14/2013

NEWS

How to Make a Mummy

And why that mummy might explode

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 06/03/2013

SPORTS HISTORY

The 1946 Portland Rosebuds

A short history of Portland's last Negro league baseball team

  • By Ryan Whirty
  • Published 06/03/2013

Slideshow

Slide Show: Ancient Oddities from OMSI's 'Mummies of the World'

Mummies of the World can be seen at OMSI from June 14 through September 28, but here's a first-look glimpse at the exhibition's stars.

  • Published 05/17/2013

SCENE & HEARD

The Accidental Story of Louie Louie

How the Kingsmen created Portland's greatest classic rock hit.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 03/22/2013

PLANTWISE: EVENTS

The History of Portland's Lan Su Chinese Garden

Landscape architect Ben Ngan presents a visual and historical account of the design and creation of Portland's Lan Su Classical Chinese Garden

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 02/24/2013

FEATURE

The New Shul

Can Synagogue Shaarie Torah survive in a new age of Portland Judaism?

  • By Ketzel Levine
  • Published 02/22/2013

HISTORY

Tom McCall's Way with Words

On the 100th anniversary of his birth, we let Oregon's most legendary governor speak for himself

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/20/2013

NEWS

The Story of O

Can the Oregonian survive? We look to the newspaper's past for clues.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/15/2013

Slideshow

Slide Show: A Short History of The Oregonian

We take a tour through the 163-year-old newspaper's tumultuous past

  • Published 02/15/2013

WEB EXCLUSIVE

Slide Show: History of the Oregonian

Extra! Extra! We take a tour through the 163-year-old newspaper's tumultuous past.

  • Published 02/15/2013

HIGH FIVE

Top Oregon Towns for History Buffs

Explore Oregon's colorful past in one of these five lore-laden towns.

  • By Meaghan Morawski
  • Published 12/21/2012

FIVE QUESTIONS WITH...

James Beard On Stage: Five Questions With Jessica Kubzansky

Director of a one-man show about legendary chef James Beard talks about resurrecting Portland's culinary godfather.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 12/20/2012

TO READ

Back in Time in the NW Quadrant

Jane Comerford's "A History of Northwest Portland" shows and tells what early Stumptown was really like.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 12/10/2012

Article

Oregon’s Civil War Buffs

Our historical reenactors passionately relive battles between North and South

  • By Riley Stevenson
  • Published 11/21/2012

Article

Portland Past

A survey of Portland's beliefs and values over time

  • By Riley Stevenson and Martin Patail
  • Published 09/25/2012
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