The Oregon Historical Society is holding an upcoming class for those curious about their home’s history.
Your House in History: A Building History Workshop
“Researching Buildings Using Local Archives”
Saturday, March 22, 10:00 a.m. – Noon
$20, $15 for OHS Members
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 503.306.5240
Do you want to learn more about the history of your house or building? Are you curious about who lived in your house or what businesses operated in your building?
Learn about the various resources available for uncovering building histories in the Davies Family Research Library at the Oregon Historical Society as well as at other local institutes and online.
The workshop will cover accessing and utilizing the different resources for researching the history of a building, including photographs, city directories, databases and maps.