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Friends of Historic Butteville

An Oregon nonprofit corporation

About the Friends of Historic Butteville

Friends of Historic Butteville is an Oregon nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation, documentation and presentation of the history of Butteville.

As an IRS approved 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, FOHB is managed by a Board of Directors.


Assuring a broad understanding of Butteville's pivotal role in the history of Oregon.


  • Develop educational material and activities to communicate Butteville's role as the historic center of commerce on the Willamette River in the late 19th century
  • Develop awareness of Butteville's role as the original center of Oregon's hop industry
  • Support and promote the Historic Butteville Store, Oregon's longest operating retail operation

We are seeking historical material about Butteville. If you have relevant artifacts or photographs that would help document the history, please let us know.

You can also request to be added to our e-mail list to stay current on new information and upcoming events at the Butteville Store.

Contact Us: e-mail us