Research

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
Phone: NONE
Website: http://community.gorge.net/genealogy/

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
Phone 541-267-2205
Email: dufurhist@ortelco.net
Website: NONE

Hours:
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Large collection of Dufur and area photographs and historical documents; collection of rural school photographs; vintage farming collection; trained curator.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
Phone: None
Email: cen61748@centurytel.net
Website: none

Hours:
Open by appointment


Wasco County Clerk’s Office

located in the 3rd Wasco County Courthouse (1915)
511 Washington Street
541-506-2530
co.wasco.or.us/county/dept_clerk.cfm


City of The Dalles Planning Office

Historic Landmarks Commission
312 Court Street
(541) 296-5481
ci.the-dalles.or.us/community_dev.htm