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Oregon Archives Crawl

Saturday, October 18th
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Everyone is invited to join us for the 4th Oregon Archives Crawl this October in celebration of Oregon Archives Month.  Travel between the Portland Archives and Records Center, the Multnomah County Central Library and the Oregon Historical Society.  At each location there will be a variety of activities to choose from so you might want to start early.


The Portland Archives and Records Center (PARC) is happy to be hosting nine organizations this year (find the full list below).


At PARC, you will have the opportunity to:


- get a behind the scenes look at sampling of the many collections found in the City’s archives;


- listen to speakers talk about local historical records;


- and meet the archivists who manage some of the most exciting historical collections in Oregon, and view a selection of those materials up close. 


There will also be door prizes donated from the organizations onsite, drawn every 15-30 minutes throughout the event.  (You must be present to win, but we’re drawing often so that shouldn’t be a problem! One prize per person.)


Click here for a schedule of events for PARC.


Click here for this year's poster.


For more information check out the Oregon Archives Crawl blog.


Participating organizations

(and where to find them):


Portland Archives and Records Center (host site)

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education

Oregon Health & Science University Historical Collections & Archives

Willamette University Archives

Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center

Lewis & Clark College Archives & Special Collections

Oregon Black Pioneers

Oregon State University

Oregon Multicultural Archives

Oregon Hops & Brewing Archives

Pacific University Archives

Portland State University Special Collections & University Archives

Portland State University Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Archives



Multnomah County Library (host site)

Multnomah County Archives

Multnomah County Library Wilson Room

Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum

Oregon Chapter, ARMA International

Northwest History Network

Oregon Folklife Network

Oregon State Archives

University of Oregon Archives and Special Collections


Oregon Historical Society (host site)

Gay and Lesbian Archives of the Pacific Northwest (GLAPN)

Silverton Country Historical Society

Oregon Heritage MentorCorps

Milwaukie Museum/Historical Society

Architectural Heritage Center

Restored Stories

Know Your City

Washington County Museum

American Theater Archives Project

Historic Photos
Slide Show and Portland Timeline Images
Contact Information
Archives & Records
1800 SW 6th Ave, Suite 550
Portland, OR 97201
phone: 503-865-4100 (new)


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