N Vancouver Avenue, 1949

Benny Ell’s Tavern and Vancouver Avenue Super Service auto repair shop are visible in this photograph of N Vancouver Avenue and Fremont Street, looking west, February 25, 1949.

 

N Vancouver Avenue and Fremont Street looking west: A2001-007.610

N Vancouver Avenue and Fremont Street looking west: A2001-007.610

 

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Emanuel Hospital, 1974

This east-looking 1974 aerial photo highlights the Emanuel Hospital complex in North Portland. The hospital, with Boise-Eliot Elementary School at bottom left, bracket the entrance and exit lanes for the new Fremont Bridge, out of sight to our right.

Aerial of Emanuel Hospital east 1974(City of Portland Archives)

N. Fremont & Vancouver, 1937

Wonder Bread has been available to generations of Portlanders as this 1937 advertisement on N. Vancouver Avenue attests. The view is east on Fremont Street.

(City of Portland Archives)