The Oregon State Library offers highlights from our historical collections selected for digitization.
Oregon State Capitol 75th Anniversary
This is an exhibit that celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Oregon State Capitol Building. The images and digitized documents are all from the collections of the Oregon State Library.
Oregon National Guard Historical Newsletters
This collection includes activity and deployment news, budgetary and statistical information, promotions, and photographs. You can browse each issue, or search the entire collection by keyword.
Oregon Voters' Pamphlets
This collection includes the full text of all measures voted on by the people, candidate information, and more. You can browse each pamphlet, or search the entire collection by keyword.
These fascinating examples of local currency issued in Oregon during the Great Depression include scrip issued on sheepskin and buckskin.
Governor Tom McCall
OSL digitized these documents in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of McCall’s birth. Some of the key issues for Oregon’s 30th governor were land use planning and environmental protection, which are reflected in these documents.
These documents cover various issues about the Hanford nuclear site, including geology, environmental concerns, and histories of the cleanup.
Hanford Site photo by tobo
These documents reflect the numerous times Oregon has considered a sales tax, and include summaries of legislative bills, studies, speeches, and recent blog posts.
Oregon State Library Photograph Collection
This collection includes images covering a wide range of Oregon-related subjects.
Oregon Documents Repository
This repository collects, preserves, and provides access to online publications of Oregon state government.