Archive for the ‘Southeast’ Category

Johnson Creek, 1934

October 27, 2014

The men in this image are doing preliminary work on Johnson Creek, near SE Tacoma St. On the left side of the image you can see the sign for Puncer Bros. Tannery.

 

Preliminary work on Johnson Creek near SE Tacoma St., Jan. 25, 1934 : A2000-025.763

Preliminary work on Johnson Creek near SE Tacoma St., Jan. 25, 1934 : A2000-025.763

 

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SE Belmont, 1941

October 24, 2014

This photograph, from February 18, 1941, shows SE Belmont St. at SE 7th Ave. after the widening was completed. Signs for Pacific Machinery & Tool Co., Mann’s Tire Shop, and 619 Café are visible. This image was taken facing west.

 

SE Belmont Street near 7th Avenue, Feb. 18, 1941 : A2000-025.1254

SE Belmont Street near 7th Avenue, Feb. 18, 1941 : A2000-025.1254

 

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SE 48th Avenue, 1932

October 22, 2014

These men are digging trenches for sewer repairs on SE 48th Avenue, between Sherman and Lincoln streets. The photo, taken in 1932, is facing north towards Lincoln.

 

SE 48th between Sherman and Lincoln, April 15, 1932 : A2000-025.248

SE 48th between Sherman and Lincoln, April 15, 1932 : A2000-025.248

 

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Laurelhurst Park, 1935

October 21, 2014

Depression-era work relief employees raking leaves as a part of the Laurelhurst Park Cleanup on November 26, 1935. For more information on the park, click here.

 

Laurelhurst Park Cleanup, Nov. 6, 1935 : A2000-025.1121

Laurelhurst Park Cleanup, Nov. 6, 1935 : A2000-025.1121

 

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E Burnside Street, circa 1934

October 16, 2014

Looking east on E Burnside Street from SE 22nd Avenue, circa 1934. Some of the houses in this image are still standing today.

 

E Burnside St. and 22nd Ave. looking east, circa 1934 : A2009-009.699

E Burnside St. and 22nd Ave. looking east, circa 1934 : A2009-009.699

 

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Sheldon’s Service Station, 1927

October 14, 2014

Sheldon’s Service Station was located on the corner of SE Clay and 12th Avenue. This photograph was taken looking east towards SE Ladd Avenue, 1927.

 

Sheldon's Service Station, 1927 : A2009-009.444

Sheldon’s Service Station, 1927 : A2009-009.444

 

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Powell Park, 1935

September 25, 2014

On August 23, 1935, these children performed at Powell Park as a part of the Parks Bureau’s recreational programming. The park is located at SE 26th Ave. and Powell Blvd.

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Outdoor performance at Powell Park, Aug. 22, 1935 : A2000-025.1030

Outdoor performance at Powell Park, Aug. 22, 1935 : A2000-025.1030

 

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