Speaking of History Lecture Series – Marylou Colver

History Center & Museum 40 Wilbur Street, Lake Oswego, OR, United States

Marylou Colver, local historian, Society president, and author of Lake Oswego Vignettes, will present Turning Iron Into Gold: Paul C. Murphy as Alchemist. In its 168-year history, Lake Oswego has undergone two major transformations. It was first an iron-manufacturing center and later these industrial lands were converted into high-end residential districts. This presentation explores the second transformation […]

Speaking of History Lecture Series – Dr. Susanna Kuo

History Center & Museum 40 Wilbur Street, Lake Oswego, OR, United States

Dr. Susanna Kuo, a scholar who has spent over a decade researching Oswego's iron industry will share her extensive knowledge with us. Dr. Kuo compiled the Oregon Iron Chronicles, the story of Oregon's pioneer iron industry in historic newspapers, she has lectured extensively, and has published scholarly articles. Dr. Kuo also curated the History Center & […]

Museum Open House 1:00 to 4:00

History Center & Museum 40 Wilbur Street, Lake Oswego, OR, United States

Join us for lemonade and cookies! Volunteer staff: Erin O'Rourke-Meadors

Open House at the Emma Austin Bungalow

Emma Austin House 49 Briarwood Road, Lake Oswego, OR, United States

Free open house February 1, 2020 from 12pm until 4pm. Tour the saved-from-demolition Emma Austin house, 49 Briarwood Road in Lake Oswego.