SE 24th Avenue, circa 1932

Men working on the Harrison and Hawthorne Boulevard sewer repair. This image was taken at SE 24th Avenue between SE Stephens Street and SE Market Street, looking north, circa 1932.

 

Harrison and Hawthorne Boulevard sewer repair, SE 24th Avenue, circa 1932: A1999-004.470

Harrison and Hawthorne Boulevard sewer repair, SE 24th Avenue, circa 1932: A1999-004.470

 

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Southeast Waterfront, 1955

Oregon is home to many archives, most rich with collections documenting Oregon’s history. In order to highlight some of these collections containing Portland-area images, Vintage Portland has invited photo submissions from other archives within the region. Today’s photo and text is provided by the Multnomah County Archives.

The southeast waterfront between the Morrison Bridge and the Hawthorne Bridge, looking south, 1955.

 

Southeast waterfront, 1955

Southeast waterfront, 1955

 

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SE McLoughlin Boulevard, 1934

Workers preparing the road bed during construction of SE McLoughlin Boulevard, 1934. The Southern Pacific train tracks are visible to the right.

 

SE McLoughlin Boulevard construction, 1934: A2009-009.3117

SE McLoughlin Boulevard construction, 1934: A2009-009.3117

 

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Help Us Out!

Can anyone help us out with the exact location of the southeast residences? The photograph was taken circa 1967.

Southeast residences, circa 1967: A2011-002.343

Southeast residences, circa 1967: A2011-002.343

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FOUND: 1909, 1903 and 1863 SE Elliott Ave in Ladd’s Addition