NW 2nd Avenue, 1899

Street view of Chinatown on NW 2nd Avenue, 1899. This, along with other City Archives images, is on display at the Oregon Historical Society as a part of the exhibit, “Beyond the Gate: A Tale of Portland’s Historic Chinatowns,” which runs until June 21, 2016. For more information, please click here.

 

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2010-015.8

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2010-015.8

 

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NE Union Avenue, 1929

A number man standing on the corner of NE Union Avenue [Martin Luther King Boulevard] and NE Russell Street, 1929.

 

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2009-009.1809

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2009-009.1809

 

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David Campbell Fireboat, 1927

Plans for the David Campbell Fireboat, 1927. The David Campbell was one of three identical fireboats built using this plan and they patrolled the Willamette River during the middle part of the 20th Century. The Campbell was based in Albina, the Mike Laudenklos was stationed near the east end of the Hawthorne Bridge, and the Karl Gunster was stationed in St Johns.

 

City of Portland Archives, Oregon: Plan for David Campbell Fireboat, A2001-010, 1927

City of Portland Archives, Oregon: Plan for David Campbell Fireboat, A2001-010, 1927

 

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