Posts Tagged ‘Portland’

N Lombard Street and Albina Avenue, 1952

October 31, 2014

The intersection at N Lombard Street and N Albina Avenue looking west. The Hot-N-Tot Tavern, the Lombard Theater, and Allen’s Columbia Pharmacy are visible in this image.

 

Intersection at N Lombard St. and N Albina Ave., 1952 : A2005-005.1198.2

Intersection at N Lombard St. and N Albina Ave., 1952 : A2005-005.1198.2

 

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Overlook Park, 1935

October 29, 2014

This image shows the completed fill at Overlook Park near N Interstate Ave. and Beech St. The photograph was taken April 4, 1935. The city acquired the property for the park in 1930. For more information on Overlook Park, click here.

 

View of Overlook Park fill looking northwest, April 4, 1935 : A2000-025.872

View of Overlook Park fill looking northwest, April 4, 1935 : A2000-025.872

 

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Swan Island Ship Yard Dry Dock, 1963

October 28, 2014

The Swan Island ship yard dry dock area was dedicated by Mark O. Hatfield, the governor of Oregon at the time.

 

Swan Island ship repair yard dry dock, 1963 : A2010-001.32

Swan Island ship repair yard dry dock, 1963 : A2010-001.32

 

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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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Barde Dock, 1927

October 20, 2014

In this photograph of the Barde Dock, you see a crane used during the construction of the Front Avenue sewer (this project brought us the Harbor Wall). This image is looking north. Several businesses, including the Zidell-Steinberg Company, Butzer’s Seed Store, and W. P. Fuller & Company, are visible in the background.

 

Front Ave Sewer Barde Dock showing the crane used in the construction, May 17, 1927 : A1999-004.245

Front Ave Sewer Barde Dock showing the crane used in the construction, May 17, 1927 : A1999-004.245

 

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