SW 16th Avenue, 1929

Houses on the west side of SW 16th Avenue between SW Yamhill Street and SW Taylor Street, 1929. T According to the note on the back of the image, three of the five residences were vacant at the time the photo was taken.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2001-062.93.

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2001-062.93.

 

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Jefferson Street, 1947

Aerial of SW Jefferson Street between SW 16th Avenue and SW 18th Avenue. This image was taken September 13, 1947, before the traffic circle at SW 18th Avenue was added.

 

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2005-001.354

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2005-001.354

 

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W Burnside & 16th

The north side of W. Burnside between 15th and 16th Avenues was a lively hub of commerce in 1917. A newsstand and a barber shop, art, antiques and salvage material, a Saxon automobile dealership, and a garage all shared this block.

A2000-003.34 527 Burnside St  1500 block W Burnside St. 1917(City of Portland Archives)