Faubian School, 1956

Baton Group practice at Faubian School, 1956. The notation on the back of the photograph says, “Linda Bennett, age 10, leads baton group that will take part in Barr Brothers’ Circus Tues. and Wed. nights at Peninsula Park.”

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2001-045.463.

 

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SE 162nd Avenue, 1964

Aerial of SE Tibbets Street, SE Brooklyn Street, and SE Taggart Street prior to the construction of the 162nd Avenue drag strip, 1964.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2010-002.479.

 

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“Beautification Week” Campaign, 1929

Firefighters showing off toys in front of a fire station, 1929. The man in uniform in the front row is Captain Edward Boatright, the founder of Portland Fire & Rescue’s Toy and Joy Makers program. The photo was taken as a part of the “Beautification Week” campaign.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2009-009.1489.

 

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