Photograph showing Portland City Commissioner Fred Peterson administering the oath of civilian defense to 12 Red Cross volunteer nurses’ aides in the Marylhurst College auditorium on May 10, 1944. The volunteers are standing in a row facing Peterson, and each is raising her right hand. From left are Verna Adams, Colleen Carroll, Stella Lulay, Maryanne Smith, Patsy Ann Duffy, Patricia Bird, Dorothy McKiernan, Mary Farnan, Marilynn Olson, Georgette Pulver, Peggy Roche and Betty Bishop. The note “Marylhurst College nurses bldgs 5/10/44” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image Nos. 375A0265 and 375A0266.