Park Avenue, 1894

Flood damage at Park and Ankeny, looking north. This photograph was taken June 9, 1894. Previous posts have shown images of the same flood from different angles: Front and Morrison, 1st and Stark, and Ankeny and Park.

 

Flood on the North Park blocks, 1894: A2004-002.1570

Flood on the North Park blocks, 1894: A2004-002.1570

 

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SW Yamhill Street, 1964

This photograph shows SW Yamhill Street from the corner of Park Avenue looking west. The sign on the right side of the screen is for Embers. On the left side is the Pythian building. This building is still standing today.

 

SW Park looking southwest towards Yamhill, July 31, 1964: A2010-002.982

SW Park looking southwest towards Yamhill, July 31, 1964: A2010-002.982

 

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SW 4th Ave. and Madison St., 1940

In this view of SW 4th Avenue you can see the Multnomah County Court House and McElroy’s Spanish Ballroom, located on the corner of SW Main Street. Can you see any other establishments in this image?

 

SW 4th and Madison, 1940: A2009-009.560

SW 4th and Madison, 1940: A2009-009.560

 

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SW Park Avenue, circa 1964

This image shows SW Park Avenue looking north towards SW Yamhill Street in 1964. The Virginia Café and Embers are visible.

 

View of SW Park Ave near Yamhill looking northeast, 1964: A2010-002.647

View of SW Park Ave near Yamhill looking northeast, circa 1964: A2010-002.647

 

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SW Morrison Street, 1976

This is another image from the Sign Compliance survey in 1976. This image is from SW Morrison Street near 11th Avenue looking northwest. Gregory’s Tavern, Leo’s Coiffures, and the Diamond Head Restaurant are visible in this image.

 

Sign Compliance Survey Core Area  SW Morrison St., 1976: A2011-018.72

Sign Compliance Survey Core Area SW Morrison St., 1976: A2011-018.72

 

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SW 6th Avenue, 1932

This photograph of SW 6th Avenue is looking south towards Stark Street. On the right of the image is the US National Bank of Oregon.

 

SW 6th Ave. looking south, Jan. 4, 1932 : A2004-001.638

SW 6th Ave. looking south, Jan. 4, 1932 : A2004-001.638

 

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