Portland, OR

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Oregon City, OR, USA

This group operates the Museum of the Oregon Territory and Wilmer Gardner Research Library. . .

Vancouver, WA, USA

The Clark County Historical Museum is located in a 1909 Carnegie library in Vancouver, Washington. . .

Vancouver, WA, USA

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site is a United States National Historic Site located in the states of Washington and Oregon. . .

Newberg, OR, USA

The Hoover–Minthorn House is a museum created from the house of Herbert Hoover, 31st President of the United States. . .

Portland, OR, USA

The Oregon Historical Society Museum is a history museum housed at the Oregon Historical Society in downtown Portland, Oregon. . .

Portland, OR, USA

The Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center is a museum focusing on Japanese-American history in Oregon. . .

Portland, OR, USA

The Pittock Mansion is a French Renaissance-style château in the West Hills of Portland, Oregon. . .

Portland, OR, USA

The Wells Fargo History Museum is a group of museums operated by Wells Fargo in several states that feature exhibits about the company's history. . .

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