Oral History Videos

Capitol History Gateway, a project of the Oregon State Capitol Foundation

The Capitol Foundation adopted the oral histories project in January 2002, recognizing that it fully supported the Foundation’s mission of preserving history and celebrating contributions to state government. The objective of the oral histories project is to preserve some of Oregon’s most important stories for future generations. Click a name below to view an excerpt from the interview on YouTube.

Contact Legislative Media at 503-986-1195 for information on which interviews are available for purchase on DVD for $10 each.

Individuals with an interview included in an above video: L.L. “Stub” Stewart, Monroe Sweetland and Ken Hunt.