City Officials, 1949

Auditor Will Gibson swearing in Mayor Dorothy McCullough Lee and Commissioners William A. Bowes, Fred L. Peterson, and Ormond R. Bean, 1949.

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2005-005.261.759.

 

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Microfilm Program, 1955

Mayor Fred L. Peterson micro-photographing the first document in the City’s microfilm program, February 23, 1955. The other men L-R are Commissioner William A. Bowes, Head of the Portland Civil Defense program; Captain Jack Lowe; Mayor Peterson; and, Auditor Will Gibson. The microfilm program was considered an integral component of Portland’s CD program.

 

Mayor Fred L. Peterson micro-photographing the first document in the City's microfilm program, 1955: A2011-004.167

Mayor Fred L. Peterson micro-photographing the first document in the City’s microfilm program, 1955: A2011-004.167

 

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