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Pilot Frank M. Hawks during refueling stop in Portland

Photograph of Captain Frank M. Hawks in the cockpit of his plane on Saturday, January 23, 1932, at Swan Island airport in Portland. Hawks had stopped briefly for fuel while flying from Agua Caliente, Mexico to Vancouver, British Columbia, and back in a successful attempt to set a speed record. A cropped version of this photograph, along with image Nos. 371N4991 and 371N4992, was published on Page 1 of the Oregon Journal on Sunday, January 24, 1932. The photographs were published under the headline “Speed King Refuels Here on Flight.” The photographs accompanied a story headlined “Hawks Sets Record for 2-Way Dash.” According to the story, Hawks set a round-trip speed record of 13 hours, 43 minutes, 59 seconds. Image note: The name “Hawks” is written on the negative and is visible at the top of the image.

Arnold Heikenen, Washington High School football player

Portrait of a football player posing with a ball near the former Washington High School in Portland. The player is holding the ball to his chest and is wearing a helmet, striped jersey, football pants, and cleats. The name “Arnold Heikenan [sic]” and the numbers 29 and 4 are written on the negative and are visible on the right side of the image.

William Edward Hickman and Pendleton Police Chief Tom Gurdane

Photograph showing William Edward Hickman (right) and Pendleton Police Chief Tom Gurdane (left, in background) in December 1927. Hickman, who was wanted in the mid-December murder of 12-year-old Marion Parker in Los Angeles, was captured by Gurdane and state traffic officer Buck Lieuallen near Echo, Oregon, on December 22, 1927. Hickman was subsequently extradited to California, where he was tried and convicted in early 1928. He was executed in October 1928. A cropped version of this photograph was one of several, including image Nos. 371N3579 and 371N3581, that were published on the front page of the Oregon Journal on Monday, December 26, 1927, under the headline "Hickman Started On Return to Scene of Atrocious Crime.” This photograph had the caption “Hickman and Police Chief Gurdane.” The photographs accompanied a story titled "Hickman in California; Calm Again." Also see image Nos. 371N3566, 371N3569, 371N3579, 371N3580, 371N3580A, 371N3581, 371N3590, and 373G0076. Image note: The text “Hiekman + Gurdane” (sic) is written on the negative and is visible at the top of the image.

Herbert Hoover, First Lady Florence Harding, and unidentified woman in Portland

Photograph showing (from left) U. S. Secretary of Commerce Herbert Hoover, First Lady Florence Harding, and an unidentified woman in Portland on July 4, 1923. The photograph was taken while the first lady and President Warren G. Harding were in Portland as part of a trip across the nation. They were met in Portland by Hoover and his wife, Lou Henry Hoover. The Hardings’ visit to Portland followed a stop in Meacham, Oregon, on July 3. Events in Portland included an address by Warren G. Harding at Multnomah field, a visit to veterans at Hahnemann hospital, and a tribute to Oregon soldiers killed in World War I. See related image Nos. 371N0140, 371N1047, 371N1050, 371N1051, and 371N1057. Also see image Nos. 371N1048, 371N1049, 371N1052, 371N1053, 371N1054, 371N1055, 371N1056, 371N1058, 371N1059, 371N1060, and 373G0073 from Harding’s visit to Meacham. Image note: Negative damage at right and upper left.

Lou Henry Hoover speaking with Mrs. Thornton Ladd during visit to meet Girl Scouts in Portland

Photograph showing Mrs. Thornton Ladd (left) speaking with Lou Henry Hoover after her arrival in Portland on Thursday, October 19, 1933. That day, a cropped version of this photograph was published on the front page of the Oregon Journal under the headline “Mrs. Hoover Here for Day.” The photograph had the caption: “Arriving from Seattle, Thursday morning, Mrs. Herbert Hoover, national director of the Girl Scouts, was met at the train by Mrs. Thornton Ladd, Girl Scout commissioner for Portland. Mrs. Hoover, in uniform, is shown talking things over with Mrs. Ladd.” The photograph accompanied a story headlined “Mrs. Hoover Here to Meet Girl Scouts.” Image note: The text “Mrs Hoover + Ladd” is written on the negative and is visible on the left side of the image.

P. W. Horn

Head and shoulders portrait of a man standing outside the Journal Building (now the Jackson Tower) in Portland and facing front. He is wearing an overcoat, collared shirt, and tie. The name “P. W. Horn” is written on the negative and is faintly visible on the left side of the image.

Archbishop Howard and Cardinal Hayes

Photograph of two clergymen on the steps outside a brick building, probably St. Mary’s Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Portland. The man on the right may be Archbishop Edward D. Howard. The words “Card Hayes + Arch Howard” are written on the negative and are faintly visible on the right side of the image.

Archbishop Howard and Cardinal Hayes

Photograph of two clergymen on the steps outside a brick building, probably St. Mary’s Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Portland. The man on the right may be Archbishop Edward D. Howard. The words “Arch Howard + Card Hayes” are written on the negative and are faintly visible on the right side of the photograph. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

J. P. Howe and unidentified woman

Half-length portrait of a man and woman standing side by side and looking to the right. The man is wearing a suit, hat, and tie. The woman is wearing a blouse or dress, a hat, and a necklace. They may be standing in the courtyard of the Portland Hotel in Portland. The name “J. P. Howe” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image.

Internal revenue collector Clyde G. Huntley shaking hands with successor James W. Maloney

Photograph of Clyde G. Huntley (left) and James W. Maloney facing each other and shaking hands after Maloney was sworn in as collector of internal revenue on July 17, 1933. That day, a cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 4 of the Oregon Journal under the headline “New Tax Collector Goes In.” The photograph had the following caption: “James W. Maloney of Pendleton (right) receives congratulations of Clyde G. Huntley after Maloney takes oath as collector of internal revenue. Maloney thanked Huntley, outgoing collector, for courtesies in transfer of office.” The photograph accompanied a story headlined “J. W. Maloney Is Sworn In As Collector.” See related image No. 371N0832. Image note: The text “Huntley + Maloney” is written on the negative and is visible on the left side of the image.

Patrick J. Hurley, United States secretary of war

Photograph showing United States Secretary of War Patrick J. Hurley facing front and smiling. He is standing under the wing of a plane. Several unidentified people, partially outside the frame, are gathered around him. The photograph was probably taken on August 6, 1931, when Hurley visited Portland on his way to the Philippines. The text “Hurley” is written on the negative and is faintly visible on the left side of the image. See related image Nos. 371N1235, 371N1236, 371N1237, and 371N1926.

Patrick J. Hurley, United States secretary of war

Photograph, taken from the side, of United States Secretary of War Patrick J. Hurley. He is outdoors, facing to the left and may be speaking. The photograph was probably taken on August 6, 1931, when Hurley visited Portland on his way to the Philippines. The name “Hurley” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image. See related image Nos. 371N1234, 371N1236, 371N1237, and 371N1926.

Patrick J. Hurley, United States secretary of war

Photograph, taken from the side, of United States Secretary of War Patrick J. Hurley. He is outdoors, facing left, and looking downward. The photograph was probably taken on August 6, 1931, when Hurley visited Portland on his way to the Philippines. “Sec of War Hurley” is written on the negative and is visible on the left side of the photograph. See related image Nos. 371N1234, 371N1235, 371N1237, and 371N1926. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration from deterioration of the negative.

Oregon Journal editor B. F. Irvine receiving honorary life membership in Portland Lions Club

Photograph showing Benjamin Franklin Irvine, editor of the Oregon Journal, sitting at a dining table as Carl Greve, president of the Portland Lions Club, presents him with an honorary life membership in the club. Greve and an unidentified woman sitting next to Irvine are holding a frame or plaque in front of him. A similar photograph was published on the front page of the Oregon Journal on April 5, 1935, under the headline “Lions Honor B. F. Irvine.” That photograph had the following caption: “At an impressive ceremony Friday noon Portland Lions club presented B. F. Irvine, editor of The Journal, with an honorary life membership for his efforts in behalf of the blind. Aiding the sightless is the Lions’ major creed. Left—Carl Greve, club president, making the presentation to Irvine.” Image note: The name “Irvine” is written on the negative and is faintly visible in the lower left corner of the image.

Multnomah County Sheriff Martin Pratt awarding title of honorary deputy to Oregon Journal editor B. F. Irvine

Photograph showing Multnomah County Sheriff Martin Pratt (left) pinning a badge (not visible) to the lapel of Oregon Journal editor Benjamin Franklin Irvine. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 21 of the Oregon Journal on January 22, 1932, under the headline “Sheriff of 36 Counties.” The photograph had the following caption: “B. F. Irvine, editor of The Journal, being presented with a gold star by Sheriff Martin Pratt, making him an honorary deputy sheriff in all of Oregon’s counties, in appreciation of his work in supporting peace officers.” Image note: The name “B. F. Irvine” is written on the negative and is faintly visible at the bottom of the image.

Merchant Charles E. Johnson of Seattle at Buyers’ Week in Portland

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing left and looking toward the front. He is wearing a suit and tie. Pinned to his lapel are a name tag and ribbon. The name tag reads: “Chas. E. Johnson / Seattle, Wash.” On the ribbon is the text: “Guest / 19th Annual Buyers Week / June 8-13, 1931 / Portland Chamber of Commerce.” Buyers’ Week was a yearly event at which merchants made annual merchandise purchases. Image note: The name “Chas. E. Johnson” is written on the negative and is faintly visible on the left side of the image.

Wilson Johnson, golfer

Portrait of a smiling man standing on a green near a building that may be the clubhouse at the Waverley Country Club in Portland. He is facing to the left, standing with his hands in his pockets, and holding a golf club under one arm. He is wearing a tie, a matching jacket and knickers, and golf socks and shoes. The name “Wilson Johnson” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image.

Rita Johnston

Head and shoulders portrait of a smiling young woman or teenage girl. She is standing outside the Journal Building (now the Jackson Tower) in Portland, facing right and looking slightly left. She is wearing a coat and scarf and carrying a violin case. The name “Rita Lorrain [sic] Johnston” is written on the negative and is visible at the top of the image. See related image No. 371N1353.

Rita Johnston

Full-length portrait of a young woman or teenage girl standing outside the Journal Building (now the Jackson Tower) in Portland. She is facing right, looking toward the front, and carrying a violin case. She is wearing a coat and scarf. The name “Rita Lorraine Johnston” is written on the negative and is visible at the top of the image. See related image No. 371N1352.

Dr. Wilson Johnston

Head and shoulders portrait, taken outdoors of a man facing front. He is wearing a jacket, collared shirt, tie, and glasses. A name tag and ribbon are pinned to his lapel. The text “Wilson Johnston” is handwritten on the name tag. The following text is visible on the ribbon: “A. M. A. / July 8-13, 1929 / RECEPTION.” The text probably refers to the annual convention of the American Medical Association, which was held in Portland in 1929. Image note: The name “Dr Wilson Johnston” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image.

Frances Kanzler, 1932 Portland Rose Festival queen

Three-quarters portrait of Portland Rose Festival Queen Frances Kanzler, a senior at Washington High School, sitting on a throne and holding a large bouquet of roses. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 1 of the Oregon Journal on June 5, 1932, under the headline “Queen Frances of Rosaria!” and with the following caption: Frances Kanzler of Washington high school.” The text “Queen Frances Kanzler” is written on the negative and is faintly visible at the bottom of the photograph. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Vincent, Ralph

Frances Kanzler, 1932 Portland Rose Festival queen

Three-quarters portrait of Portland Rose Festival Queen Frances Kanzler, a senior at Washington High School, seated on a throne and holding a large bouquet of roses. A similar version of this photograph was published on Page 1 of the Oregon Journal on June 5, 1932, under the headline “Queen Frances of Rosaria!” and with the following caption: “Frances Kanzler of Washington high school.” The text “Queen Frances Kanzler” is written on the negative and is faintly visible at the bottom of the photograph. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Vincent, Ralph

Reinhold Kanzler, Washington High School football player

Portrait, taken from the side, of a football player posing with a ball near the former Washington High School in Portland. The player, a teenage boy, is facing to the right and crouching with his hands on the ball as though about to snap it. He is wearing a helmet, striped jersey, football pants, and cleats. The number 29 and the name “Reinhold Kanzler” are written on the negative and are visible on the right side of the image.

A. L. Kates, editor of Claremore Daily Progress, Oklahoma

Head and shoulders portrait, taken outdoors, of A. L. Kates, editor of the Claremore Daily Progress in Claremore, Oklahoma. He is facing front and wearing a suit jacket, collared shirt, tie, and glasses. He has a flower and a ribbon attached to his lapel. On the ribbon is the text: The following text is visible on the ribbon: “47th Annual Convention and Tour / National Editorial Association / through Redwood Empire to San Francisco and Los Angeles.” The photograph was taken in July 1932, when NEA members stopped in Portland on their way to the convention in San Francisco. Image note: The text “A. L. Kates of Claremore, Okl.” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image. Another name was also written on the negative, then crossed out.

Thomas K. Kelly of Kelly Service Works, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Photograph, taken outdoors, of a smiling man facing right. He is wearing a suit and tie. A name tag, ribbon, and button are attached to his lapel. The following text is printed on the name tag: “Thos. K. Kelly / Minneapolis, Minn.” The words “guest” and “August 6-11, 1928” are printed on the ribbon. The button shows a small map with an arrow and the word “Portland” pointing at Oregon. Below the map is the following text: “The focal point of merchants service in the Pacific Northwest.” Handwritten on the negative are the words “Kelly – of Kelly Service Wks.” The writing is visible on the left side of the image.

Carver? and Kelly

Half-length portrait, taken outdoors, of two men standing side by side and facing front. Both are wearing suits and ties. Each man has a name tag, medal, and ribbon attached to his lapel. The medals have an emblem on the front that may be the symbol of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Partially legible text on the ribbon of the man at left may read “Ninth annual encampment / Dept. of Oregon / Portland.” On the negative, a name that may be “Carver” is written next to the man on the left, and the name “Kelly” is written on the negative next to the man on the right. The writing is visible in the image.

Captain Eagle and Lieutenant Oakley G. Kelly shaking hands

Half-length portrait of two men in United States Army uniforms. They are standing outside a building, facing each other, and shaking hands. The man at left is identified as “Captain Eagle” on the negatives for image Nos. 371N0764 and 371N0765. The man at right is Lieutenant Oakley G. Kelly. The text “Eagle + Kelly” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image. See additional related image No. 371N0766.

Dorothy Ford and actresses Betty Boyd, Edwina Booth, and Merna Kennedy

Three-quarters portrait, taken in Portland, of four women standing in a row and facing front. A cropped version of this photograph was published in the Oregon Journal on Friday, April 8, 1932, under the headline “A Quartet of Queens.” The photograph had the following caption: “A Portland queen and three of Hollywood’s fairest gathered for the Eagles’ ‘Movie Ball,’ tonight at the Shrine auditorium. Left to right—Dorothy Ford, Rose City girl and queen of the ball, and Betty Boyd, Edwina Booth and Myrna [sic] Kennedy, visitors from the movie lots, who arrived this morning to take part in the festivities.” In the same edition, the Journal also published a short story about the actresses’ visit, headlined “Movieland Trio Of Pretty Girls to Take Part in Ball.” The story reported that the ball was a charity event. Image note: “Myrna [sic] Kennedy – Booth – Boyd + Ford” is written on the negative and is visible on the left side of the image. See related image No. 371N0264.

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