Research and Genealogical Resources in Wasco County and the Columbia Gorge
Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society
c/o The Dalles Public Library
722 Court Street
The Dalles, Oregon 97058
Meeting: 2nd Saturday of each month at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center; Board meeting at 10:30 and General Meeting at 1:00 with program to follow.
This group has a library list of twenty five area history books which they publish and market. They also purchase books for The Dalles-Wasco County Library, put on family history related programs; and support The Dalles Historic Pioneer Cemetery.
Dufur Historical Society and Museum
93 West Main Street
PO Box 462
Main Street – Dufur, Oregon 97021
Seasonal, call for appointment; office is open during museum summer hours.
Large collection of Dufur and area photographs and historical documents; collection of rural school photographs; vintage farming collection; trained curator.
Wamic Community Historical Society
Smock Prairie School
Wamic, Oregon 97063
Open by appointment
Wasco County Clerk’s Office
located in the 3rd Wasco County Courthouse (1915)
511 Washington Street
City of The Dalles Planning Office
Historic Landmarks Commission
312 Court Street