SW 4th & Washington, 1946

There were some great business signs along SW 4th Avenue north of Washington Street in 1946. “Paradise Inn Chop Suey” is a classic. Except for the block on the immediate left, almost everything we see here is miraculously still standing.

A2005-001.887 SW 4th at Washington  north 1946(City of Portland Archives)

8 thoughts on “SW 4th & Washington, 1946

  1. What’s the white sign on the extreme right say? Don’t stand something, watch oncoming something?

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