University of Oregon

Historic Preservation Program

McMath Historic Preservation Award

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The George McMath Historic Preservation Award honors significant contributions to historic preservation in the state of Oregon. The Oregon Black Pioneers, the state’s premier organization dedicated to illuminating African Americans’ contributions to Oregon’s history, is the 2017 recipient of the George McMath Historic Preservation Award.

Please join alumni, preservation professionals, students, and friends at a luncheon honoring the Oregon Black Pioneers.

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The work of Oregon Black Pioneers has demonstrated a lasting commitment to sharing the important contributions of Oregon's black pioneers through research, exhibitions, publications, and education. Read more about their work on the 2017 McMath webpage.

OPB logoWednesday, May 17, 2017
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Event Room, White Stag Block
University of Oregon in Portland
70 NW Couch Street
Portland, Oregon 97209

$50 per person for McMath Award luncheon
Reservation deadline is Friday, May 12, 2017.

Proceeds support financial aid for historic preservation students.

If you are unable to attend, please consider a donation to the UO Foundation for the Historic Preservation Program by visiting our website

Parking will be available at the Smart Park at NW Naito Parkway and NW Davis Street.