The Lord & Schryver Conservancy and the Bush House Museum are co-hosting the Oregon Historical Society’s special presentation of the of an original, narrated glass lantern slide presentation on the history of early 20th century gardens in Portland. This is a unique opportunity for the public to see original hand-colored glass slides projected on a 1930s lantern slide projector.

Suzanne Bishop, a member of the Portland Garden Club and the Garden Club of America’s Garden History & Design Committee will narrate the show of glass lantern slides. Matthew Cowan, Archivist for Moving Images & Photography, at the Oregon Historical Society, will operate the lantern slide projector.


  • Occurred Thursday, October 24th, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm


Salem Public Library, Loucks Auditorium

645 Liberty St SE
Salem, OR 97301