Multnomah County (Or.)

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45.54687, -122.41534 Map of Multnomah County (Or.)

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Multnomah County (Or.)

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Multnomah County (Or.)

228 Collections results for Multnomah County (Or.)

Agriculture and animals

Photographs related to agriculture, horticulture, and animals from approximately 1920 - 1945. The bulk of the photographs depict people, animals, and scenes at fairs and livestock shows, probably the Multnomah County Fair in Gresham, Oregon, and the Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland, Oregon. Other images depict topics such as cats, dogs, wild birds, poultry, and Tusko the elephant; farms and farmland; flowers, flower shows, and gardens.

Oregon Journal (Firm)

Baker County 4-H cattle, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Photograph, taken from the front, showing five cattle standing in a row in a field, probably at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. The animals’ halters are tied together, and an unidentified person outside the frame is holding the lead rope of the animal on the right. The text “Baker County 4H” is written on one edge of the negative and is visible on the right side of the image. The text “Baker County - Baker Ore. - 4H” is written on bottom edge of the negative and is faintly visible in the image.

Bettylou Bisch with calf

Photograph of a young woman kneeling next to a calf, probably at the Multnomah County Fairgrounds in Gresham, Oregon. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 5, Section 7 (home magazine) of the Oregon Journal on Sunday, August 22, 1943. The photograph had the following caption: “After a ribbon at the 37th annual Multnomah county fair will be many fine livestock entries like this Ayreshire calf, posed by Bettylou Bisch of Portland. Four-H members walk off with a good share of the blue ribbons each year for their home-grown calves.” The 1943 fair opened on Monday, August 23.

Bobby King and three unidentified boys with cattle, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Full-length portrait of four boys standing in a row outdoors, each holding the lead rope of a steer or heifer. A man is standing behind them. The photograph was probably taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. The text “Bobby King - Sherman County 4H” is written on the negative and is visible at the bottom of the image. King is the boy at right; the others are unidentified. See related image Nos. 375A0033, 375A0035, 375A0036, 375A0043, 375A0046, 375A0047, and 375A0196.

Bobby King and unidentified boy posing with cattle, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Full-length portrait of two boys in a field, each standing next to a steer and holding a lead rope. The photograph was probably taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. The text “Boby [sic] King” is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image. Bobby King, of Sherman County 4-H, is on the right; the boy at left, who is wearing a 4-H button, is unidentified. See related image Nos. 375A0030, 375A0033, 375A0035, 375A0036, 375A0043, and 375A0196.

Bobby King with steer, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Full-length portrait of a boy, Bobby King from Sherman County 4-H, standing in a field with a steer, probably at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. King is holding the steer’s lead rope in one hand and a stick in the other. The text “Bobby King” is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image. See related image Nos. 375A0030, 375A0033, 375A0036, 375A0043, 375A0047, and 375A0196.

Bobby King with steer, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Full-length portrait of a boy, Bobby King from Sherman County 4-H, standing in a field with a steer, probably at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. King is holding the steer’s lead rope in one hand. The text “Bobby King” is written on the negative and is faintly visible in the lower right corner of the image. See related image Nos. 375A0030, 375A0033, 375A0035, 375A0043, 375A0047, and 375A0196.

Bobby King with steer, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Full-length portrait of a boy, Bobby King from Sherman County 4-H, standing in a field with a steer, probably at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. King is facing the steer and is holding the animal’s lead rope in one hand and a stick in the other. The text “Bobby King” is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image. See related image Nos. 375A0030, 375A0033, 375A0035, 375A0036, 375A0047, and 375A0196.

Boy and girl with cow or steer

Photograph of an unidentified teenage boy and an unidentified girl in a barn. The boy is standing next to a cow or steer, probably holding the animal’s lead rope, and the girl is sitting on the railing in front of them. The photograph may have been taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland.

Boy and girl with steer or heifer

Photograph of an unidentified boy and girl posing with a steer or heifer. The girl is wearing a button with what appears to be the 4-H emblem on it. A building and vehicles are visible in the background. The photograph was likely taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland.

Boy feeding cow

Photograph of an unidentified boy kneeling in the straw next to a cow eating from a bucket. The photograph may have been taken at the Multnomah County Fair in Gresham, Oregon.

Boy posing with steer or heifer

Photograph of an unidentified boy posing on a wooden walkway with a steer or heifer. A building and vehicles are visible in the background. The photograph was likely taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland.

Boy with bull or steer

Photograph of an unidentified boy standing next to a bull or steer and holding it by a lead rope attached to the animal’s nose ring. The photograph was probably been taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland.

Boy with cow

Photograph of an unidentified boy posing outdoors with a cow, possibly at the Multnomah County Fair in Gresham, Oregon. A building with the word “FLORAL” on the roof is visible in the background. Image note: One corner of the negative is damaged.

Boy with heifer or cow

Photograph of an unidentified boy standing next to a heifer or cow and holding the animal’s lead rope. Buildings are visible in the background. The number 5 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image. The photograph may have been taken at the Multnomah County Fair in Gresham, Oregon. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Boy with prize-winning cow

Photograph of an unidentified boy posing with a cow, possibly at the Multnomah County Fair in Gresham, Oregon. The boy is holding up a prize ribbon with the words “Boys’ and Girls 4-H Clubs / FIRST / Premium / 1938” on it. Buildings are visible in the background.

Boy with steer

Photograph of an unidentified teenage boy holding a steer by its halter. The boy and steer are standing next to a building. The photograph was likely taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland.

Boy with steer

Photograph of an unidentified boy holding a steer by a lead rope. The boy and steer are standing outside a building. The photograph was likely taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland.

Boy with steer

Photograph of an unidentified boy standing next to a steer and holding the steer’s lead rope. The boy and steer are standing on a wooden walkway, and parked vehicles are visible in the background. The photograph was likely taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland.

Boy with steer

Photograph of an unidentified boy standing next to a steer. The photograph was likely taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. The steer may be the same animal pictured in image No. 374N948.

Bright Domino, Hereford yearling

Photograph of a male Hereford yearling in Portland for the 1928 Pacific International Livestock Exposition. The number 3 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image. A cropped version of this photograph, along with image Nos. 374N0845 and 374N0848, was published on Page 12 of the Oregon Journal on November 2, 1928. The three photographs were published together under the headline “Some of the Champions Here for Week.” This image had the following caption information: “Bright Domino, senior Hereford yearling of the Mount Crest Farms, Hilt, Cal. He has been entered in nine stock shows in the United States and one in Canada so far this year and stands undefeated.”

Bull, possibly at county fair

Photograph of a bull outdoors on a lawn, possibly at the Multnomah County Fair in Gresham, Oregon. At left, an unidentified man is holding the bull by a lead rope attached to the bull’s nose ring. A stadium is visible in the background.

Bull, possibly at county fair

Photograph of a bull standing next to a load of hay in a truck or wagon. The number 2 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image. The photograph may have been taken at the Multnomah County Fair in Gresham, Oregon.

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