All Culture Grants

Cruisin' 97 Exhibit

Deschutes County Historical Society
Grant Type
Large Marketing
Amounts Funded
  • 2018 $9,500.00

The Deschutes County Historical Society (DCHS) will create Cruisin’ 97, an exhibit and heritage program highlighting the history of Highway 97 as it relates to life and tourism in Central Oregon and Bend during the 1930-60s. The exhibit highlights the history of traditional downtown’s as social centers, and what happens when the highway is redirected as happened to Bend in 1962.