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    THANK YOU! Our heartfelt gratitude, plus your name on a new page of our website devoted to our supporters. (NOTE: This will be included at all other reward levels.)

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    Receive a thank you note in the mail, plus a weather-proof "Stumptown, Oregon" Know Your City sticker designed by artist Justin Scrappers Morrison, printed in Portland

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    Receive a thank you note in the mail, plus a letterpressed Know Your City card by artist Carye Bye

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    Receive a digital download of Know Your City's Oregon History Comics e-mailed to your inbox

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    Receive a digital download of Know Your City's Comics For Change! e-mailed to your inbox

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    Receive a ticket to aka75's "Bridge City" release party featuring singer Billy Watson, local models on the runway featuring Portland fashion by aka75 apparel and Coconut Swim by Jonathan Chaves Molina.

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    Receive an awesome Know Your City tote bag, screenprinted locally in Portland

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    Receive a digital download of Know Your City's Oregon History Comics AND Comics For Change! e-mailed to your inbox

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    2 tickets to Know Your City's Jade District tour (8/15 or 8/22): travel by MAX to SE 82nd to meet with business owners, community advocates and enjoy international foods!

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    Hang out with us and be our friend! Join KYC staff for drinks at Wilf's in Union Station, get a behind the scenes tour and see our office, visit the clock tower with an amazing view of the city!

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    Meet with artist Laura Hadden and talk about her upcoming Wage/ Working oral history project (see description to the left) $50

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    Receive a Know Your City T-shirt AND Know Your City tote bag, pin, sticker, plus an artist-made vintage poster from the KYC archives

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    Receive 2 tickets to KYC's tour with PICA's TBA Festival

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    Receive 3 Ural Thomas CDs – Only A Dream, I Said I Love You, and Smile – signed by Ural with a personalized note!!

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    Receive a Basic/ Individual level membership to Know Your City. Full membership information can be found online at: knowyourcity.org/join

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    Receive Know Your City's Oregon History Comics AND Comics For Change! in print

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    Comedy Package: Receive a signed Portlandia poster with a personalized note from Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen, plus 2 tickets to Late Night Action Adventure Theatre

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    Book Lover Package: Receive a selection of books and zines from Microcosm Publishing, a hand-bound notebook with a Portland city guide from Publication Studio, an I Raindrop PDX T-shirt from PLAZM/ Land and a book hand-picked for you from our library!

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    Receive a Basic/ Household level membership to Know Your City. Full membership information can be found online at: knowyourcity.org/join

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    Original art sale! Receive a piece of original artwork from one of Know Your City's comics by Natalie Sept, about Genny Nelson, founder of Sisters Of The Road Cafe

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    Wayfinder Package: Receive a collection of 3 Scout Books, Summer 2015 Chinook Book, Crafty Wonderland "Honorary Oregonian" ribbon and 3 embroidered Oregon patches PLUS an invite for two people to attend a special tour based on our PDX Social History Guide app!

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    KYC Pubs Package: Receive all Know Your City's Publications: Oregon History Comics, Comics For Change!, Don't Move Out!, Don't Get Evicted!, Art For The Millions, Tom McCall & the Vortex, Jade Journal and Insider's Guide to Portland

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    Tour of Voodoo Doughnuts: Voodoo owner Tres Shannon will give you a special, behind-the-scenes look at Voodoo Doughnuts, a free doughnut and a copy of Voodoo Record's latest vinyl release

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    Receive an Ambassador level membership to Know Your City. Full membership information can be found online at: knowyourcity.org/join

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    Original art sale! Receive a piece of original artwork from one of Know Your City's comics by Hazel Newlevant about Kathleen Sadaat, LGBT activist

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    Original art sale! Receive a piece of original artwork from one of Know Your City's comics by Jonathan Hill about Walter Cole aka Darcelle, proprietor of the longest-running female impersonator club in the U.S.

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    Original art sale! Receive a piece of original artwork from one of Know Your City's comics by Becky Hawkins about renter's rights and evictions

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    Original art sale! Receive a piece of original artwork from one of Know Your City's comics by Khris Soden about Paul Knauls, "The Unofficial Mayor of Northeast Portland" and proprietor of The Cotton Club and Geneva's Hair Salon

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    Original art sale! Receive a piece of original artwork from one of Know Your City's comics by Jesse Reklaw about Ibrahim Mumbarak, Co-founder of Dignity Village and Right 2 Dream Too

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    Original art sale! Receive a piece of original artwork from one of Know Your City's comics by Daniel Duford about Tom McCall and the Oregon Vortex

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    Original art sale! Receive a piece of original artwork from one of Know Your City's comics by Terrance Nowicki about Portland Copwatch founder Dan Handleman

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    Original art sale! Receive a piece of original artwork from one of Know Your City's comics by John Isaccson about The Life and Death of the X-Ray Cafe

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    Receive an Oregon Rocks poster designed by Casey Burns, and signed by Ural Thomas, members of the Kingsmen and Pierced Arrows. Own this amazing piece of Oregon music history!

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    Receive an original illustration or portrait based on a photo of your choosing by artist T Edward Bak

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    Receive an original illustration or portrait based on a photo of your choosing by artist Jonathan Hill

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    Receive a Friend level membership to Know Your City. Full membership information can be found online at: knowyourcity.org/join

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    Photo portrait by Black Portlanders photographer Intisar Abioto taken at a place of your choosing in Portland

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    Receive a private tour of Know Your City's A People's History of Portland tour or Sing A Song of Portland tour, with an inside look at one of the tour stops

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    Receive a Patron level membership to Know Your City. Full membership information can be found online at: knowyourcity.org/join

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    Receive a super limited edition set of 30 Flags. Includes 30 sewn hand silkscreened flags. Plus, get a tour of the prison with artist Emily Squires

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    Receive a Benefactor level membership to Know Your City. Full membership information can be found online at: knowyourcity.org/join

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    Receive a ticket to Portland Art Museum along with KYC's Art for the Millions publication, a guided tour of Portland public works projects of the WPA (Works Progress Administration) during the Great Depression

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    Music Lover Package: Receive a collection of 5 records from Tender Loving Empire, Party Damage, and PDX Pop Now!

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    Pickle Lover Package: receive a prize-winning pickle tasting platter from Chop Butchery, winner of Know Your City's Perfect Pickle contest for two years running (winner must visit restaurant)

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