Ladd’s Addition, 1950

Ladd’s Addition Rose Garden 1, 1950. The text on the back of photo states, “Roses in massed color effects, Ladds Addition.”

 

City of Portland (OR) Archives, A2001-045.692.

 

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SE Ladd Avenue, 1962

Crews removing damaged trees near 1931 SE Ladd Avenue between Ladd Circle and SE Palm Street, after the Columbus Day Storm, 1962.

 

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2001-007.704

City of Portland Archives, Oregon, A2001-007.704

 

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Curb Numbering on SE Elliott Ave, 1934

In 1933, the city passed an ordinance to rename streets and renumber buildings in the city. Here we see a city employee numbering the curb on SE Elliott Avenue in Ladd’s Addition in 1934. You can review the ordinance for the re-numbering of buildings and re-naming of streets by clicking here.

Curb Numbering SE Elliott Ave Jan. 9, 1934 : A2009-009.3166

Curb Numbering SE Elliott Ave Jan. 9, 1934 : A2009-009.3166

 

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