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"Life & Death in the Oregon Territory" Exhibit Grand Exhibit Opening at MOOT

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Name: "Life & Death in the Oregon Territory" Exhibit Grand Exhibit Opening at MOOT
Date: January 20, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM PST
Event Description:
Coinciding with the 175th anniversary of the Oregon Trail migration, this January the Museum of the Oregon Territory is unveiling it's new exhibit, "Life & Death in the Oregon Territory," following Oregonians from the cradle... to the grave. Discover how perceptions of life and death transitioned in Oregon between 1840 and 1920, and what the journey West actually meant for those living and dying in Oregon. View nineteenth-century maternity and mourning attire and learn about the the superstitions behind Victorian death rituals. Join us for our Grand Opening Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at 1:00pm. Admission is free, drinks and refreshments provided!
Location:
211 Tumwater Dr. Oregon City, OR 97045
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at 1:00pm.
Contact Information:
If you have any questions, contact CCHS Marketing Director Waldo McGinnis via phone at (503)-655-5574 or email at marketing@clackamashistory.org
Fees/Admission:
Admission for the Grand Opening event Saturday, January 20th, is free.
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