Fire Drill Tower Construction, 1935

Construction of the fire drill tower began in 1935. In this image we see the beginning stages. The tower is located at SE Milwaukie Ave. and SE Powel Blvd. You can see part of the completed tower in the previous post about the vehicle inspection station on SE Powell and Milwaukie.

 

Fire Drill Tower Construction, June 6, 1935 : A2009-009.2823

Fire Drill Tower Construction, June 6, 1935 : A2009-009.2823

 

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9 thoughts on “Fire Drill Tower Construction, 1935

  1. There’s a series of these photos showing the entire construction. I say the guy on the left is the supervisor (foreman? architect?) They seem to be just setting survey markers at this point.

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