SE 13th Avenue, 1935

Captains William Grenfell, Fred W. Roberts and firefighter Charlie M. Ferris posing with the George L. Baker First Aid Car at Station 20, 1935. The station was located at 8210 SE 13th Avenue.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2010-019.15.

 

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SE Powell Boulevard, 1926

A Brooklyn neighborhood street scene along SE Powell Boulevard near SE 13th Avenue. Image includes Cafeteria & Confectionery located at 579 Powell Boulevard, 1926. After the street renumbering it became 1327 SE Powell Boulevard. A Barker Bread delivery truck is parked on the street.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2009-009.124.

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2009-009.124.

 

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Station 20, 1913

Fire crew standing outside Station 20, 1913. The station was located at 1600 E 13th Street, which later became 8210 SE 13th Avenue.

 

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2001-083.304

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2001-083.304

 

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NW 13th & Lovejoy, 1930

Although labeled NW 12th Avenue, this is actually NW 13th Avenue at Lovejoy looking south. Industrial Northwest Portland was in the business of freight, storage and other heavy industry; paved streets and sidewalks could always come later.

A2009-009.1724 NW 12th & Lovejoy 1930(City of Portland Archives)

Sellwood Carbarn, 1913

Workers at the Portland Railway, Light and Power Sellwood Division carbarn pose in front of the Oregon City and Estacada trolley cars. The Sellwood carbarn was at SE 13th Avenue just south of Linn Street. Thanks to Gary Kyle for sending this photo from his personal collection; the man standing at far right, 2nd row (in white shirt, brimmed hat and overalls) was his grandfather.

sellwood carbarn 1913(Gary Kyle)