Most City offices closed Wednesday, June 19, to observe Juneteenth

The City of Portland recognizes Juneteenth as a formal day of remembrance to honor Black American history and the end of slavery in the United States. Learn about Juneteenth.

How to order Record Center Boxes

How to Order Record Center Boxes

All boxes sent to the Records Center must meet specific requirements in order to withstand storage needs.  We will only accept the boxes provided by the vendor below.

If you have materials that will not fit in the Records Center boxes, , please contact PARC staff by email or phone (503-865-4100) to discuss options.

Order Records Center archive boxes through Walter E. Nelson Company.

Sales Representative: Jeff Hughes @ 503-546-3449 or

If the sales rep is unavailable, you may contact:
Customer Service: 503-546-6875 or

Ask for part #1717611BD (bundle of 25 boxes) $70.72/per bundle. They will only sell by the bundle. Please send your part number, quantity, PO #, and shipping address and any special instructions to Jeff Hughes at the email address above.

Please contact Archives and Records Management ( or 503-865-4100) if you have any questions.