This is the Blackford Family of Central Point in about 1915
tell your story
Horse drawn plow at Hillcrest Orchard in about 1909
preserve your family history
Loggers out in Butte Falls about 1905
share your proud heritage
Share your proud heritage with the online Stories of Southern Oregon project at Southern Oregon University and we’ll scan a couple of your family photos and videotape your short story. You can take them home on a thumb drive, along with sample archival supplies and some advice on how to preserve your family documents.
All for free to those who will share their heritage.Story Days scheduled for May, June and July in Eagle Point, Merlin, Grants Pass, Gold Hill, Cave Junction, Kerbyville.The Stories of Southern Oregon project has been funded by a 2017 grant to Southern Oregon University from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Common Heritage program and a 2016 grant from the Oregon Heritage Commission. Thank you.