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Yahrzeit lamp

Photograph of a yahrzeit lamp on a table. The lamp probably belonged to the family of Julius L. Meier, who served as governor of Oregon from 1931 to 1935. A yahrzeit lamp is part of the Jewish observance of the anniversary of a loved one’s death. Each year, the lamp is lit in commemoration on the day of the anniversary. Inscriptions are partially visible on the doors of the lamp. Visible at the top of the left door is the text “IN MEMORY OF FATHER AARON MEIER,” “AGE 58” and “YURZEIT.” Visible at the top of the right door is the text “In MEMORY OF MOTHER JEANNETTE MEIER,” “AGE 82” and “YURZEIT.” Also see image No. 371N4255. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Yahrzeit lamp

Photograph of a yahrzeit lamp on a table. The lamp probably belonged to the family of Julius L. Meier, who served as governor of Oregon from 1931 to 1935. A yahrzeit lamp is part of the Jewish observance of the anniversary of a loved one’s death. Each year, the lamp is lit in commemoration on the day of the anniversary. Also see image No. 371N4255. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

YMCA junior lifeguards, full-length portrait

Full-length portrait of eight unidentified YMCA junior lifeguards and two unidentified men. They are in two rows outside the doors of a building. The men are wearing suits; the boys are wearing swimming suits with a life-ring emblem and the words “JUNIOR LIFE SAVER / Y. M. C. A.” on the front.

Wyley Hunt

Head and shoulders portrait of a man wearing a sweater, collared shirt, and tie. The name “Wyley Hunt” is written on the negative and is visible at the top of the photograph. Image note: Photograph is out of focus.

Wrestling team?

Group portrait of eleven unidentified men, possibly a wrestling team, posing in two rows. They are wearing shorts and are shirtless. Also see image No. 371N4974 and 371N4975.

Wrestler

Portrait of an unidentified man standing on what may be a rooftop or balcony. He is shirtless and is wearing a wrestling belt, wrestling shorts, and leggings.

Wrestler

Portrait of an unidentified shirtless man standing on what may be a rooftop or balcony. He is smiling and is wearing a wrestling belt and shorts.

Wren

Fanciful handwritten manuscript on the casual observation of a wren mother and her family. This document has parts from both "Rearing a wren family" and "Vigor's wren".

Finley, William L. (William Lovell), 1876-1953

Wrecking building and cars

Photograph showing a wrecked building with street cars in the debris. Several men stand on top of one of the cars while looking at the camera. A large pile of building debris surrounds the cars, and other buildings can be seen in the background. The photograph is a reproduction of a printed image.

Wrecked car overturned on sidewalk

Photograph showing a wrecked car overturned on the sidewalk near a house. The roof of the car is crushed. At left, partially outside the frame, are two unidentified men. The wreck depicted in this photo may be the same one show in image No. 373G0260.

Wrecked car next to railroad tracks

Photograph of two unidentified men in uniforms looking at the wreckage of a vehicle lying next to a set of railroad tracks. On the left side of the image is a railroad crossing sign. The photograph was taken at night. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

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