The southwest waterfront looking north from the Hawthorne Bridge, 1941.
A view of Mount St. Helens and the Willamette River from the West Hills, circa 1892.
Aerial view of downtown and Harbor Drive, 1974.
Dumping snow at foot of SW Washington Street as part of the snow removal operations, 1952.
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.
This image of the Hawthorne Bridge comes from a postcard circa 1914, looking south.