Oregon Statehood Day

Oregon officially became part of the United States on February 14, 1859. Since then, Oregonians have celebrated Oregon’s birthday in a number of ways. This collection contains programs, reports, and other publications from statehood celebrations old and new. This digital highlight was compiled and debuted in February 2016.

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150 Oregon books for the Oregon sesquicentennial, One hundred and fifty Oregon...
150 Oregon books for the Oregon sesquicentennial, One hundred and fifty Oregon...
Creator: Oregon State Library
Date: [2009], 2009
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Title from cover, OrDocs shipping list 2009-12, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Acquisition of territory
Acquisition of territory
Creator: Dickinson, Daniel S. (Daniel Stevens) , 1800-1866
Date: 1848?, 1848, 1848
Title from PDF caption (viewed on April 6, 2017)., This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection., Text in English.
Celebrating Oregon's statehood, February 14, 2009: 150 years of statehood at...
Celebrating Oregon's statehood, February 14, 2009: 150 years of statehood at...
Creator: Oregon Legislative Assembly. Visitor Services
Date: 2009], 2009
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Title from front panel, Includes the lyrics to "Oregon, My Oregon.", Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the admission of Oregon to the Union,...
Celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the admission of Oregon to the Union,...
Creator: Oregon Committee of Arrangements for the Celebration of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Admission of Oregon to the Union, Oregon Legislative Assembly
Date: 1909], 1909
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., At head of title: 1859, 1909, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Centennial of the Oregon Territory exhibition, September 11, 1948-January 11,...
Centennial of the Oregon Territory exhibition, September 11, 1948-January 11,...
Creator: Library of Congress (issuing body.), Angell, Homer Daniel , 1875-1968
Date: 1948, 1948
Title from PDF title page (viewed on February 21, 2017)., This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection., Text in English.
Executive proceedings, correspondence, and documents, relating to Oregon: from...
Executive proceedings, correspondence, and documents, relating to Oregon: from...
Creator: United States President (1845-1849 : Polk), Polk, James K. (James Knox) , 1795-1849
Date: 1846, 1846
Title from PDF caption (viewed on April 6, 2017)., This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection., Text in English.
Final fiscal officer's report to the state of Oregon Centennial Commission,...
Final fiscal officer's report to the state of Oregon Centennial Commission,...
Creator: Gaarenstroom, W. F, Oregon Centennial Commission
Date: 1960], 1960
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., "May, 1960.", "Oregon historical map: U.S.-30" on 1 folded leaf in pocket, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Here is your Oregon Centennial! 1859-1959
Here is your Oregon Centennial! 1859-1959
Creator: Oregon Centennial Commission
Date: [1959?], 1959
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Title from front panel, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Letter from the Secretary of the Interior communicating, in compliance with...
Letter from the Secretary of the Interior communicating, in compliance with...
Creator: United States Department of the Interior, (issuing body.)
Date: 1903, 1903
Running title: Early labors of missionaries in Oregon., Title from PDF cover (viewed on February 21, 2017)., This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection., Text in English.
Official program, Oregon centennial, 1859-1959: complete souvenir guide of shows,...
Official program, Oregon centennial, 1859-1959: complete souvenir guide of shows,...
Creator: Oregon Centennial Commission
Date: 1959], 1959
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Cover title, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Oregon: a geologic history : 150 years of statehood, 150 million years in the...
Oregon: a geologic history : 150 years of statehood, 150 million years in the...
Creator: Madin, Ian, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
Date: [2009], 2009
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., OrDocs shipping list 2010-04, "For 2009 -- Oregon's sesquicentennial year.", Relief shown by hill shading, hachures, and bathymetric tinting, Includes diagram of plate tectonics and hot spots, Includes earth timeline, Includes Oregon timeline, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection., Text in English.
Oregon:  ... Views of a minority of the Committee on Territories on the application...
Oregon: ... Views of a minority of the Committee on Territories on the application...
Creator: United States Congress. House. Committee on the Territories, (issuing body.)
Date: 1859, 1859
Submitted by Mr. Grow, January 18, 1859., Contrasts the treatment of Oregon's application for admission with that of Kansas., Title from PDF caption (viewed on February 21, 2017)., This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection., Text in English.

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