Artifacts

05 May 13, 2016

New Exhibit Explores Fire at OSH

2018-03-02T20:57:08+00:00 05, 13, 16|Announcements, Artifacts, History, Museum|0 Comments

The Museum opened its latest exhibition Fire! at OSH in our rotating exhibit gallery today and will be on display until May 2017. Featuring objects from the Museum's collection, Fire! highlights fire prevention and fire [...]

12 December 13, 2013

Cupid Repaired, 1963

2013-12-09T16:06:54+00:00 12, 13, 13|Artifacts, Buildings, History, News from the Past, People, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fifty years ago today, this news story appeared in the Oregon Statesman newspaper: After being knocked over twice by vandals, this statue-fountain of cupid was replaced on the Oregon State Hospital grounds Thursday by Donald [...]

04 April 30, 2012

Lipiodol Lafay

2018-03-02T20:57:29+00:00 04, 30, 12|Artifacts, History|0 Comments

T2009.002.487 and T2009.002.467 are boxes of Lipiodol Lafay distributed by the E. Fougera & Co., Inc made in cooperation with the Andre Guerbet & Company.  "A stable iodine addition product of poppyseed oil" used for [...]

04 April 9, 2012

Bird’s Eye View

2018-03-02T20:57:30+00:00 04, 09, 12|Artifacts, Buildings, History|0 Comments

T2009.002.427.109 Aerial Photograph, Oregon State Hospital, sometime between 1951 and 1973.  Photograph from the collections of the Oregon State Hospital.  Image is taken from the southwestern corner facing towards the northeast.  The large white building [...]