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Al Fausett's overturned canoe below Willamette Falls

Photograph of an overturned canoe floating in rough water below Willamette Falls, near Oregon City. It has the words “Al Fausett’s canoe” on the side. The photograph was taken March 31, 1928. A cropped version of this photograph was one of four published on the front page of the Oregon Journal on April 1, 1928, under the headline “Dare-Devil Falls Jumper and His Narrow Squeak at Oregon City.” This photograph had the following caption: “ ‘Bottoms up’ at foot of falls, with Fausett underneath.’ ” According to an accompanying story, headlined “Leaps Falls; Death Close,” Fausett was attempting to shoot Willamette Falls in a specially designed canoe, but the craft went over the falls sideways and resurfaced upside down. Fausett was rescued and was uninjured. See related image Nos. 371N5708, 377N0376, and 377N0377.

Al Fausett going over Willamette Falls in canoe

Photograph showing daredevil Al Fausett going over Willamette Falls sideways in a canoe on March 31, 1928. A cropped version of this photograph was one of four published on the front page of the Oregon Journal on April 1, 1928, under the headline “Dare-Devil Falls Jumper and His Narrow Squeak at Oregon City.” This photograph had the following caption: “ ‘Canoe dropping at crest of falls.” According to an accompanying story, headlined “Leaps Falls; Death Close,” Fausett was attempting to shoot Willamette Falls in a specially designed canoe, but the craft went over the falls sideways and resurfaced upside down. Fausett was rescued and was uninjured. See related image Nos. 371N0823, 377N0376, and 377N0377. Image note: Photograph shows extensive discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Skiers in Government Camp

Photograph, taken from behind, of three unidentified skiers in the snow in Government Camp, Oregon. The Battle Axe Inn is partially visible in the background. The number 2 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image.

Russ Conroy, golfer

Portrait of a man on a green, posing with a golf club. He is wearing a hat, a sweater, a collared shirt, a tie, and knickers. A building that may be the clubhouse at the Waverley Country Club in Portland is visible in the background. The name “Russ Conroy” is written on the negative and is visible on the right 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.

Clubhouse at Portland Golf Club

Photograph of the clubhouse and surrounding grounds at the Portland Golf Club. The photograph was taken from the southeast side of the building and the view is to the northwest. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Clubhouse at Waverley Country Club

Photograph of the clubhouse at the Waverley Country Club in Portland. The photograph was taken from the southeast side of the building and the view is toward the northwest. The number 2 is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image.

Mel Smith, golfer

Portrait of a man, golfer Mel Smith, standing outdoors and posing with a golf club. The building in the background may be the clubhouse at the Columbia Country Club in Portland (now known as the Columbia Edgewater Country Club). Also see image No. 371N4631.

Mel Smith, Frank Dolp, and unidentified man on golf course

Photograph of three golfers, possibly at the Columbia Country Club in Portland (now known as the Columbia Edgewater Country Club). The three men are holding golf clubs and are gathered next to a ball on a tee. All three are wearing collared shirts, ties, sweaters, knickers, and golf shoes. The man on the left is Mel Smith and the man at center is Frank Dolp; the man at right unidentified. Also see image No. 371N4571.

Unidentified man holding golf trophy?

Half-length portrait of an unidentified man looking down at a cup-shaped trophy he is holding. He is standing outside the Oregon Journal offices in Portland and is wearing glasses and a suit and tie. Inscribed on the trophy are words that may be “American Legion Golf Trophy.” See image No. 371N0397, in which the same trophy may be depicted. Image note: Light leak on negative.

Aerial photograph of Rose City Golf Course, Portland

Photograph of a photograph. The original picture is an aerial photograph showing the Rose City Golf Course in Portland and the surrounding area. Written at the bottom of the photograph is the text “#10 Rose City Golf Course Municipal E 62nd St + Sacramento St.” East 62nd Street is now Northeast 62nd Avenue and Sacramento Street is now Northeast Sacramento Street. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Golfers outside clubhouse at Inverness Golf Course

Full-length portrait of 14 unidentified men posing in two rows outside the clubhouse at the Inverness Golf Club off Sandy Boulevard near Parkrose, Portland. The men in the front row are crouching, and the men in the back row are standing. Also see image No. 371N5624. Image note: Negative damage at upper center.

Russ Acheson, Washington High School football player

Portrait of a football player posing in a crouch with his right hand in the dirt and his left hand on his hip. The player, a young man or teenage boy, is wearing a football helmet, striped jersey, football pants, and cleats. The former Washington High School in Portland is visible in the background. The number 29 and the name “Rus [sic] Acheson” are written on the negative and are visible on the right side of the image. A mark that may be the number 2 is also written on the negative and is faintly visible in the upper right corner of the image.

Football game at Multnomah Stadium

Photograph of the ball carrier (right) running during a football game at Multnomah Stadium in Portland. (Multnomah Stadium is now known as Providence Park.) The number 4 is written on the negative and is visible in the lower left corner of the photograph. Image note: Light leak on negative.

Football player at Multnomah Stadium

Portrait, taken from the side, of an unidentified football player posing in a crouch on the field at Multnomah Civic Stadium in Portland. (Multnomah Civic Stadium is now known as Providence Park.) The player, a young man or teenage boy, is facing to the left and is wearing a helmet, sweatshirt, football pants, and cleats. The number 3 is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image.

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