Local Repositories

Portland area archives welcome you!  Portland is full of archives devoted to preserving many aspects of our region’s history.  Many will be open for repository tours during SAA2017 alike/different.  Please enjoy this peek at some local collections!

Local Organizations

This page includes a partial list of archives and heritage organizations in the Portland metro area and throughout Oregon. To learn more about each institution or organization click on the link.

localarchivesArchitectural Heritage Center
Association of Personal Historians
City of Portland Archives & Records Center
Friends of Historic Forest Grove
Genealogical Forum of Oregon
George Fox University/NWYM Archives
GLAPN- Northwest LGBTQ History
Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum
Lewis & Clark College Watzek Library
Mazamas Archives & Museum
Metro Records & Information Management Program
Multnomah County Records Management & Archives
Multnomah County Library – John Wilson Special Collections
Northwest History Network
Oregon Black Pioneers
Oregon Encyclopedia
OHSU Historical Collections & Archives
Oregon Historical Society
Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center
Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Oregon State Archives
Oregon State Library
Oregon State University Archives
Pacific University Archives
Portland Art Museum Library
Portland Police Historical Society
Portland State University Special Collections & University Archives
PSU Architecture, Engineering & Construction Archives
University of Oregon (Portland)
Silverton Country Historical Society
Troutdale Historical Society
Vanport Mosaic
Washington County Heritage Online
Washington County Museum
Western Oregon University Archives
Willamette University Archives and Special Collections
World of Speed Motorsports Museum


Source: Local Organizations


One thought on “Local Repositories

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s