Jefferson Street, 1947

Aerial of SW Jefferson Street between SW 16th Avenue and SW 18th Avenue. This image was taken September 13, 1947, before the traffic circle at SW 18th Avenue was added.

 

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2005-001.354

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2005-001.354

 

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6 thoughts on “Jefferson Street, 1947

  1. Now someone needs to point out a neat “hang out” the Leaky Roof that’s on the southeast corner of 16th and Jefferson

  2. Randy, since the land for the current Lincoln High wasn’t cleared until 1950, I’m going to go out on a limb and assume the track and football field belonged to the nearby Multnomah Athletic Club.

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