We are giving away a pair of tickets to Pioneer Paper to Modern Daily: Henry Pittock’s Oregonian @ Pittock Mansion. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Monday, February 15.
From our sponsors:
Pioneer Paper to Modern Daily: Henry Pittock’s Oregonian
On view 11am-4pm February 1 – June 19, 2016
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. | $10
More info: pittockmansion.org
3229 NW Pittock Drive, Portland, OR 97210
Explore how The Oregonian progressed from a struggling weekly to the biggest daily paper in the state.
Publisher Henry Pittock led The Oregonian’s battle to gain subscribers and get the scoop on the latest news stories during a period of huge technological change as printing evolved from hand-set, hand-powered presses to massive electrically-powered printing plants.
Discover how this formative era in communications echoes today’s rapidly changing media landscape through antique printing artifacts, newspaper excerpts, historical photos, and quotes!