Season 17: Oregon Experience
From historical biographies to issues and events that have shaped our state, "Oregon Experience" is an exciting television series co-produced by OPB and the Oregon Historical Society. The series explores Oregon's rich past and helps all of us — from natives to newcomers — gain a better understanding of the historical, social and political fabric of our state.
Marie Equi was an early female physician in Oregon and a champion for the working class.
Johnnie Ray’s unique sound and emotional performances led the way for rock ‘n roll.
The 1934 Waterfront Strike: Solidarity on the Docks
During the summer of 1934 a West coast longshoremen’s strike paralyzed shipping.