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Oregon Experience

Vanport

This is the story of Vanport; what it was like to live there and how it suddenly ended.

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Vanport

59:53

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Oregon Experience

Darcelle XV

At age 85, Portland’s Darcelle is the nation’s oldest performing drag queen.

29:59

Darcelle XV

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Oregon Experience

Jazz Town

Jazz Town explores the vibrant, post-World War II eruption of jazz in Portland.

29:17

Jazz Town

29:17

Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience Thomas Condon: Of Faith and Fossils

Oregon Experience

Thomas Condon: Of Faith and Fossils

Frontier preacher and pioneer geologist, Thomas Condon.

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Thomas Condon: Of Faith and Fossils

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Oregon Experience

The Jewish Frontier

Oregon's Jewish pioneers were among the region's first settlers.

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The Jewish Frontier

58:09

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Oregon Experience

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Oregon Experience explores the origins and the evolution of the OR Shakespeare Festival

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The Oregon Shakespeare Festival

56:38

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Murder on the Southern Pacific

What 1923 Southern Oregon train holdup helped establish modern criminal forensics?

29:55

Murder on the Southern Pacific

29:55

Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience Portland Civil Rights: Lift Ev'ry Voice

Oregon Experience

Portland Civil Rights: Lift Ev'ry Voice

Explores Portland's African American history during the 1960s,'70s and early '80s.

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Portland Civil Rights: Lift Ev'ry Voice

1:22:25

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Oregon Experience

Astoria

Astoria explores the multifaceted history of this city through the decades.

29:39

Astoria

29:39

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Oregon Experience

State of Jefferson

The mythical State of Jefferson lives on in Southern Oregon and Northern California.

29:57

State of Jefferson

29:57

Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience Luther Cressman, Quest for First People

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Luther Cressman, Quest for First People

Archaeologist Luther Cressman led a lifelong search for America's first people.

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Luther Cressman, Quest for First People

58:52

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Oregon Experience

Ken Kesey

Ken Kesey's works have made him one of the best-known authors to ever emerge from Oregon.

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Ken Kesey

59:05

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Oregon Experience

Portland Noir

From shanghaied sailors to opium dens, Portland's past is legendary. But how much is true?

29:23

Portland Noir

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Oregon Experience

Hanford

The Hanford project was a gamble in American history that changed the world forever.

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Hanford

59:35

Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience Capturing Oregon's Frontier

Oregon Experience

Capturing Oregon's Frontier

Early rural Southern Oregon is brought to life through photographs.

29:00

Capturing Oregon's Frontier

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Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience Tom McCall

Oregon Experience

Tom McCall

More than any other single person, Tom McCall helped shape the Oregon that we know today.

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Tom McCall

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Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience Rajneeshpuram

Oregon Experience

Rajneeshpuram

The story of Bhagwan in Eastern Oregon.

59:56

Rajneeshpuram

59:56

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Oregon Experience

The Suffragists

For decades, Oregon women worked to get the vote.

29:30

The Suffragists

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Oregon Experience

Oregon Wine: Grapes of Place

Find out how Oregon wine pioneers' risky experiment created a new industry in Oregon.

57:14

Oregon Wine: Grapes of Place

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Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience Wayne Morse

Oregon Experience

Wayne Morse

Examine the life of Wayne Morse who served four terms (1945 -1969) in the US Senate.

26:50

Wayne Morse

26:50

Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience The Modoc War

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The Modoc War

Examine one of the costliest and most dramatic American Indian wars in U.S. history.

57:14

The Modoc War

57:14

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Oregon Experience

Reed

Explore the history of this college which often confronts wide-ranging public opinion.

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Reed

56:46

Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience Linus Pauling

Oregon Experience

Linus Pauling

Explore the life of Linus Pauling, one of the greatest scientists of the 20th century.

56:46

Linus Pauling

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Video thumbnail: Oregon Experience The Oystermen

Oregon Experience

The Oystermen

Explore the historic dips and turns of the Pacific Northwest oyster business.

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The Oystermen

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