[Heritage] Oregon Heritage News 2011-11-28
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Mon Nov 28 09:00:43 PST 2011
In This Issue:
1. History Center to Dedicate Mural
2. Military Museum Launches New Website
3. OHS Sets 2012 Hatfield Lecture Series
HISTORY CENTER TO DEDICATE MURAL
The Beaverton History Center will dedicate a new mural titled,
“Broadway Street 1910 – 1920 at 3:30 p.m., Dec. 10, 12412 SW Broadway
St. Beaverton. A Victorian-themed event will follow the dedication.
Painted by Beverly Ecker and dedicated to "Earl E. Fisher", a five-
term mayor, state senator and representative, school teacher / principal
and iris farmer, the mural depicts life on Broadway Street during the
early 20th century.
For further information, visit http://www.historicbeaverton.org (
http://www.historicbeaverton.org/ ) .
MILITARY MUSEUM LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE
The Oregon Military Museum recently launched a new website. The site
includes information about the museum’s renovation and a photo gallery
that features archive images and artifacts from the collection. To view
the site, visit www.oregonmilitarymuseum.org .
OHS SETS 2012 HATFIELD LECTURE SERIES
The Oregon Historical Society will launch its annual Hatfield Speaker
Series on Jan. 24 with a special lecture commemorating Senator
Hatfield’s life and career. Executive director Kerry Tymchuk will
moderate the retrospective, titled “Remembering Mark O. Hatfield,
One other lecture focuses on an aspect of Northwest history: “Tom
McCall and the Language of Memory,” presented by Brent Walth on March
20. Additional lecture topics include “Susan B. Anthony: Swimming to
Suffrage,” “Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincolns Killer” and “The
Tragic and Lonely Life of a Sailing Captains Wife.”
All lectures will take place at the First Congregational Church, 1126
SW Park Avenue, Portland. To learn more, visit www.ohs.org (
http://www.ohs.org/ ) .
Save the dates for the 2012 Oregon Heritage Conference: April 26 -28!
Oregon Heritage News is a service of the Oregon Heritage Commission.
Contact us by emailing heritage.info at state.or.us .
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