Frances Houck and Auditor Will Gibson, 1952

Frances Houck and Auditor Will Gibson standing next to bound Council Minutes volumes, 1952. Houck worked as an Auditor’s Office employee in the Council Contracts Division and this stack represents the work she did prior to her retirement.

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2011-004.124.

 

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City Hall Christmas Tree, 1935

The City Hall Christmas tree located in Council chambers, 1935. Pictured with the tree and food donations to the Police Bureau’s Sunshine Division: Commissioner Earl Riley and Police Chief Harry Niles.

 

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2009-009.139

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2009-009.139

 

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Downtown Portland, circa 1965

An aerial view of downtown Portland, circa 1965. The Journal Building, Morrison Bridge, Burnside Bridge, Broadway Bridge, Steel Bridge, Memorial Coliseum, City Hall, Hotel Lennox, and the Boilermakers Union are all visible.

 

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2010-002.118

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2010-002.118

 

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