Evening Portland Harbor

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Evening Portland Harbor


  • 1940-1950? (Creation)


black-and-white negatives; photographic postcards; 6.7 x 4.0 inches

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Negative of a photographic postcard showing the Portland Waterfront. Crowds of people are lined along the Willamette River looking at a submarine (lower right) and an aircraft carrier with planes on deck, both docked in the river. Looking south and likely taken from the Burnside Bridge. The Morrison Bridge and the Hawthorne Bridge are both visible. Sunlight reflects off the Willamette River. Handwriting on negative reads, "Evening Portland Harbor. Christian 11-601."

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In Copyright - Rights-Holder(s) Unlocatable or Unidentifiable: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-RUU/1.0/

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  • English

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Gilliam Portrait Studio and Camera Shop negatives, 1930-1970; Org. Lot 1275; Box 1; 11-601

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