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Multcolib Research Picks: Portland History Stories

Portland in Three Centuries
Portland in Three Centuries The Place and the People By Abbott, Carl (Book - 2011 ) 979.549 A131pt 2011 Available in some locations
Portland's Lost Waterfront
Portland's Lost Waterfront Tall Ships, Steam Mills, and Sailor's Boardinghouses By Blalock, Barney (Book - 2012 ) 979.549 B637p 2012 Available in some locations
Round the Roses II
Round the Roses II More Portland Past Perspectives By Klooster, Karl (Book - 1992 ) O- 979.549 K66ro In-library use only in some locations
Portland People, Politics, and Power, 1851-2001 By Lansing, Jewel Beck (Book - 2005 ) 979.549 L295p 2005 Available in some locations
Merchants, Money, and Power
Merchants, Money, and Power The Portland Establishment, 1843-1913 By MacColl, E. Kimbark (Book - 1988 ) 330.9795 M129m Available in some locations
The Growth of A City
The Growth of A City Power and Politics in Portland, Oregon, 1915-1950 By MacColl, E. Kimbark (Book - 1979 ) 320.9795 M129g Available in some locations
The Shaping of A City
The Shaping of A City Business and Politics in Portland, Oregon, 1885-1915 By MacColl, E. Kimbark (Book - 1976 ) 323.352 M129s Available in some locations
City on the Willamette
City on the Willamette The Story of Portland, Oregon By Maddux, Percy (Book - 1952 ) 979.51 M17 Available in some locations

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These narrative histories are histories in the traditional sense: stories from the city's past. Some are a little informal, some a little scholarly. Some focus on politics and government, some on economic history, some on the stories of regular people. But every one will help shine a light on the city and its past!

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