Harry Peterson-Nedry



Document Type

Video File


6 minutes 18 seconds

Date Range

circa 2004-2006


Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology


Harry Peterson-Nedry is the founder, winemaker, and co-manager at Chehalem Winery in Newberg, Oregon. His hobby turned into a career, and he became a successful figure in the Oregon wine industry.

In this interview, Peterson-Nedry summarizes what makes the Oregon wine industry so unique. He covers the topics of climate, landscape, Oregon innovations, and more.

For a shareable version of this video, please see the interview on YouTube.


The oral history interviews were conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations. The videos in this collection are raw footage donated to the Oregon Wine History Archives. The quality of the footage is inconsistent and contains some visual disturbances with camera movement. Motion sickness may occur.

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