Portland Historic Concert Programs


Multnomah County Library holds over two thousand concert programs programs of performances from civic, local, and touring musicians and groups. As primary sources, these programs are a record of Portland’s cultural history, of local and national touring musicians, orchestras, theatres and concert halls. Sponsorship by local booking agencies, images and advertisements of schools, music teachers, and local sponsors all contribute to this primary record of Portland's music history.

This collection contains 429 of the 2,000 programs we have on the shelf.

Statement about Copyright

Physical copies of the items in this collection are held by Multnomah County Library. However, the library does not hold the copyright to these items. Some items in this collection are believed to be in the public domain based upon their publication date. Items published after the public domain cut-off date that might be protected by copyright are presented here based upon an assertion of fair use. Information about copyright for particular items can be found in the “Rights & Usage” field of each item.

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. It is the responsibility of any users of this digital collection to determine whether their intended use of an item is acceptable under copyright law.

If you are a copyright holder for an item on this website that is not properly identified, please contact us. When contacting us about an item in this collection, please include the identifier for the item (e.g., XXtxt_000225).