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Oregon State Legislature Oral History Project

Oral Histories

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The Capitol Foundation adopted the oral history 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 history project is to preserve some of Oregon's most important stories for future generations.

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Governor Vic Atiyeh

Journalist Chuck Beggs

Secretary of the Senate Maribel Cadmus

Oregon Supreme Court Justice Wallace P. Carson

​Senator Lenn Hannon

Chief Clerk of the House Winton Hunt

Senator Ken Jernstedt

​Representative D.E. (Denny) Jones

​Oregon State Treasurer and Secretary of State Clay Myers

​Artist Henk Pander

​Governor Barbara Roberts

Justice, Judge, Senator and Representative Betty Roberts

​Representative John Sell

​Representative Tony Van Vliet