Lone Fir Cemetery, 1948

Streetcar 804 at Lone Fir Cemetery, 1948. A few weeks ago we posted a photograph of a streetcar going through the cemetery from a different angle.

 

View of Car 804 at Lone Fir Cemetery, 1948: A2011-007.97

View of Car 804 at Lone Fir Cemetery, 1948: A2011-007.97

 

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N Vancouver Avenue, 1949

Benny Ell’s Tavern and Vancouver Avenue Super Service auto repair shop are visible in this photograph of N Vancouver Avenue and Fremont Street, looking west, February 25, 1949.

 

N Vancouver Avenue and Fremont Street looking west: A2001-007.610

N Vancouver Avenue and Fremont Street looking west: A2001-007.610

 

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SW Harbor Drive, 1942

The men in this image are gathered for the opening of SW Harbor Drive, November 20, 1942. From left to right are Mayor Riley, Gus Bucholz, W.H. Lines, Herb Sichel, Commissioner Peterson, Henry Cabell, Robert Farrell, Philip H. Parrish, Mack. Second Row: Alec Aitken, Major Joseph K. Carson, Commissioner Kenneth L. Cooper, R.H. Baldock, and City Engineer Ben Morrow.

 

Opening of SW Harbor Drive, Nov. 20, 1942: A2010-019.110

Opening of SW Harbor Drive, Nov. 20, 1942: A2010-019.110

 

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Lone Fir Cemetery, 1946

The Mt. Tabor Streetcar 652 passing the Lone Fir Cemetery. This view is looking south towards SE Morrison Street. The house in the background is still standing.

 

Mt Tabor car 652 passing Lone Fir Cemetery, 1946: A2011-007.219

Mt Tabor car 652 passing Lone Fir Cemetery, 1946: A2011-007.219

 

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Washington Park, circa 1940

Back in April 2013, a similar aerial of the Washington Park area was posted. This image provides a closer look at the reservoirs and the rose garden, circa 1940.

 

Aerial of Washington Park reservoirs, circa 1940: A2005-005.1442.1

Aerial of Washington Park reservoirs, circa 1940: A2005-005.1442.1

 

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Burlingame Bridge, circa 1948

Portland officials are removing the barricade and opening access to the Burlingame Bridge. Commissioners William A. Bowes and Ormond R. Bean, and City Engineers Ben Morrow and Louis Apperson were present for the event and pictured here. This image was taken circa 1948 looking south.

Terwilliger - Burlingame Bridge looking south, circa 1948: A2005-001.649

Terwilliger – Burlingame Bridge looking south, circa 1948: A2005-001.649

 

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