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OREGON EXPERIENCE

Previewing Oregon Experience's Vanport

  • Aired: 11/14/2016
  • 01:16
  • Rating: NR
Oregon Experience's 11th season will premiere with the story of Vanport. During the early 1940s, Vanport, Oregon was the second largest city in the state. But on a Sunday afternoon in May 1948, it disappeared completely - destroyed by a catastrophic flood. This is the story of what it was like to live here, how it suddenly ended and how it changed the face of Portland.
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Previewing Oregon Experience's Vanport
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Oregon Experience's 11th season premiere documentary - Vanport.
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Funding provided by James F. & Marion L. Miller Foundation, Robert D. & Marcia H. Randall Fund for Lifelong Learning, Oregon Cultural Trust and Roundhouse Foundation.
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