Through showcasing artifacts on loan from other regional resources, Preserving Places tells the story of five local properties (Carmen House, Ermatinger House, Gordon House, Molalla Log House, and Timberline Lodge) that were saved through community efforts.

Frank Lloyd Wright designed the Gordon House, now at the Oregon Gardens. This side table, designed by Wright himself, is from the house.

Frank Lloyd Wright designed the Gordon House, now at the Oregon Gardens. This side table, designed by Wright himself, is from the house.

Explore the architectural styles of houses typically found in the Portland metropolitan area.

Explore the architectural styles of houses typically found in the Portland metropolitan area.

This standing loom was used to weave blankets for the Timberline Lodge. 

This standing loom was used to weave blankets for the Timberline Lodge.