SW 2nd Avenue, circa 1969 Posted on November 30, 2016 by Vintage Portland 9 Chown Electric Supply Co., located at 112 SW 2nd Avenue, circa 1969. City of Portland Archives, Oregon, 112 SW 2nd Avenue, A2011-028, circa 1969. View this image in Efiles by clicking here. Rate this:Share this:FacebookPinterestTwitterEmailRedditLike this:Like Loading... Related
Chown has been around for 137 years
The 1889 Glisan Building. Widely stated to have been the last cast iron storefront building constructed in Portland.
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Is that a “stepford wife” in the window?
I started renting a house from the Chown’s in 1970 at 310 NW 17th
Frank and Eleanor Chown were very down to earth people. Too bad I lost touch when I moved. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=50003529
I thought that building looked familiar; I have eaten there many times in the last 25 years.
that is a beautiful cast iron building ! kells pub !!