Miglavs, Janis


43 minutes 16 seconds


November 1, 2007

Interview Summary

This interview is with David Adelsheim, founder of Adelsheim Vineyard in Newberg, Oregon in 1970. Adelsheim Vineyard was one of the Willamette Valley’s first vineyards. Adelsheim discusses the early years of the wine industry, the evolution of wine culture, and many of his other experiences in the industry.

This interview was conducted by Janis Miglavs on November 1, 2007.


Some oral history interviews are conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations. These interviews were digitally migrated from Sony MiniDiscs and are audio only.

This project is supported in part by the Oregon Cultural Trust.