Fire Chief David Campbell, 1905

Fire Chief David Campbell and George Walker in the Chief’s buggy outside Station 1, 1905. Chiefs were driven around by a firefighter driver, but usually posed for pictures with reins in hand.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2004-001.32.

 

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Station 15, circa 1910

Station 15 firemen playing instruments and pool in the living quarters, circa 1910. Station 15 was located at 590 Spring Street which later became 1920 SW Spring Street. The station still operates from this location.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, Station 15 firemen playing instruments and pool in the living quarters, A2001-083, circa 1910.

 

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Guilds Lake Junior Fire Squad, 1944

Boys from the Guilds Lake Junior Fire Squad demonstrating the use of pump cans, 1944. Merritt Westbrook is holding the hose and Lowell Hagen is at the pump.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2001-025.244.

 

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Russell Street, circa 1914

Fire crew playing cards, pool, and music inside Station 8, located at 303 Russell Street, circa 1914, which later became 45 NE Russell Street after the street renumbering.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, Crew playing cards, pool, and music inside Station 8, A2001-83, circa 1914.

 

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Guilds Lake Junior Fire Squad, 1944

The Guilds Lake Junior Fire Squad, 1944. In front from left to right are James Peterson and James McDowell, in the rear are James Green (in hat) and Captain James Neal. Charles Neal is watching in the background.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2001-025.245.

 

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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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