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WPA at work in Elks Temple Building

Women sit at tables in the Elks Temple Building (at 11th and Alder streets) as part of the WPA (Works Progress Administration) project. They are each looking downward at a stack of papers. Behind the group is a carved wood object with decorative columns and a pediment, with “Charity” carved into the top (negative 2 of 11).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Nurses for WPA project

Two nurses sit in a room at the Elks Temple Building (at 11th and Alder streets) as part of the WPA (Works Progress Administration) project. The photograph looks through an open doorway, where the two nurses sit around a table. They are wearing uniforms with hats (negative 11 of 11).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

WPA at work in Elks Temple Building

A man sits at a desk at the Elks Temple Building (at 11th and Alder streets) as part of the WPA (Works Progress Administration) project. He is looking downward towards a typewriter, with papers visible on the desk. Other people can be seen sitting in the background, including a woman in front of a sink (negative 1 of 11).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Girl Reserves on beach at Camp Westwind

Photograph showing a group of young women on a beach near Camp Westwind, as part of the YMCA’s Girl Reserve program. All of the women have their arms raised, one of which is facing away from the camera and towards the group. Their arm positioning appears to be flag semaphore spelling out, "Hello U." Cascade Head can be seen in the distance, across the water (negative 18 of 22).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

La Barre, H.A. golden wedding

A man and a woman stand in front of a robed man holding one hand in the air. In his other hand is a folded piece of paper. The woman is wearing flower corsage on her dress (negative 3 of 3).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Cornerstone setting ceremony, East side post office - with James Farley, Leslie Scott, Governor Martin, Nan Wood Honeyman

Two men wearing hats and long coats look downward at an engraved decorative stone, which is leaning against a stone wall. Three decorative metal cups and a trowel sit in front of the engraved stone. The names “Henry Morgenthau Jr.,” James Farley,” “Louis A. Simon,” “Neal A. Melisk,” and “[Gil]bert Stanley Underwood” are written on the stone, with the year 1936 (negative 1 of 11).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Eleanor Roosevelt with Mayor Earl Riley in Portland

Photograph showing Eleanor Roosevelt with Mayor Earl Riley, standing in front of a train in Portland. Roosevelt is wearing a hat with a pearl necklace, and is carrying a purse and flowers. Porters can be seen in the background (negative 3 of 4).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Jack Cody and swimmers from the Multnomah Amateur Athletic Club

Jack Cody walks arm-in-arm with five swimmers from the Multnomah Amateur Athletic Club, including swimmers Mary Anne Hansen, Nancy Merki, Suzanne Zimmerman, Brenda Helser, and Bernice Lindsay. The women are wearing matching uniforms with a flying “M” logo (negative 1 of 4).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Swimmers, Multnomah Amateur Athletic Club

A group of female swimmers, wearing caps, at Multnomah Athletic Club. Pictured (back): Marguerite Leche, Maxine Wonner, Bernice Lindsey, Nancy Merki, Marie Bennett; (front) Dorres (?) Armstrong, Lois Haydon, Beverly Hicks, Verna Tschopp, Beverly Hoffer, Mayanne (?) Haiser (?) (negative 3 of 6).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Diver at Commercial Iron Works, Portland

A man stands at the edge of a dock, holding a rope attached to another man partially submerged in the water, wearing a diving suit. A hose is attached to the back of the diving helmet (negative 10 of 37).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

St. Johns Bridge and City Hall

Photograph looking west from the St. John neighborhood, showing the St. Johns Bridge entrance (North Philadelphia Avenue). To the right of the bridge entrance is the Bridge Tavern building. The St. Johns City Hall building can be seen to the left, behind several storefronts (negative 24 of 24). Original sleeve title: Portland communities - St. Johns district.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

School for ship cooks, Willamette Iron and Steel Corporation

War industry workers at a school for ship cooks at Willamette Iron and Steel Corporation in Portland. Three men are standing next to a butcher block breaking down a piece of meat. A young man is holding a saw and wearing a shirt with “Kaiser Vocational School” on the front (negative 3 of 11).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Navy recruits taking oath of allegiance between halves of Oregon vs. St. Mary's Navy game

Navy recruits, standing in a line, take oaths of allegiance during half-time at a University of Oregon versus St. Mary’s Navy football game, in Portland. Occurring at Multnomah Stadium, a crowd can be seen seated at the far end of the field under a large overhang. Two Navy soldiers in uniform stand in front of the line of new recruits (negative 2 of 4).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland child unwrapping gift

Girls sit on a lawn in front of a house in Portland. One of the children is unwrapping gifts while the others watch (negative 8 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland children playing in dog house

Four young boys with a dog and doghouse in Portland. Two are in the doorway of the doghouse, while two others pose outside (negative 9 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland neighborhood children

Children in a grassy area with model airplanes. A paper schematic is spread out in front of the group, which also consists of a dog and small child in a dress (negative 6 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland neighborhood children

Children sitting on cement steps in Portland. One child is dressed as a cowboy and another is holding a small dog (negative 7 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland neighborhood children playing in garage

Portland children, dressed in costume, playing in a garage. One boy is holding a pole with a small animal on it, while several others have mustaches painted on their faces. Two children are holding a cardboard sign reading “Chinese War Relief Party, Admission 10 cents” (negative 25 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland neighborhood children

Children playing next to a sidewalk in Portland. A small box, set up a table, is holding a tea set, with several children sitting next to it. A boy is standing on a scooter (negative 2 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland neighborhood children digging hole

Children and adolescents standing next to a dirt hole in a Portland neighborhood. They’re holding rakes and shovel, and one child is holding a small dog. A house can be seen behind the group (negative 16 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland neighborhood children with bicycles

A group of children with bicycles in an unidentified Portland neighborhood. A man stands at the left side of the frame, holding pen and a piece of paper, while the children smile towards the camera (negative 17 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland neighborhood children on porch

Children, holding books, seated on a porch in Portland. Several bicycles are parked in the front yard next to a sidewalk (negative 14 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland neighborhood children in costume

Children dressed in costume in a backyard in Portland. One girl is leaning against a table, which holds a crystal ball, while a boy holds a sign that reads “China Looks to Us” (negative 10 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland children in sidewalk parade

Children in a mock parade on a Portland sidewalk. A girl at the front of the line is carrying a baton and a whistle, while others on bikes and in a wagon line up behind her (negative 1 of 28). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Singing women laborers at Kaiser Swan Island, Portland

Women gathered around at table at Kaiser Swan Island, in Portland. Several metal cans are on the table, along with tools and several screws and nuts. Some of the women appear to be using brushes to clean the metal parts (negative 1 of 5). Original sleeve title: Kids on our block.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

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