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Burns, OR Post Office

50 States of Preservation: Harney County Library in Burns, OR

By Ralph Canevali

The Harney County Library in Burns, Oregon serves the residents of this remote and sparsely populated part of southeastern Oregon and is best known for its extensive collection of regional and local history materials housed in the Claire McGill Luce Western History Room.

Adam Davis

In Focus

Adam Davis of Oregon Humanities

Head of OH plants seeds for discussion, not consensus.

Conversation

Outgrowing Myths

Writer William Kittredge reflects on the passing of the Old West and the growing pains of the new with NEH Chairman William R. Ferris.

Feature

Making Meta Connections

Nineteen institutions combine resources to give a view of the American Northwest.

World Knitting Day 2008

Curio

She’s Crafty

Domesticity on the rise in Oregon.

Curio

Simple Things

Oregon Humanities magazine’s summer ’09 issue provokes much thought on the matter of things, possessions, or, as the editors call it, “stuff.” The issue is stuffed with stuff on stuff, includ

Happy Campers, Class of ’09 at the University of Portland

Statement

Happy Camp

Happy Campers convene in Oregon.

Wheel of Cogitation

Curio

Wheel of Cogitation

Oregon Humanities’ Wheel of Cogitation travels about to street fairs with the aim of starting conversations that lead to an exchange of ideas.