Multnomah County (Or.)

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1350 Collections results for Multnomah County (Or.)

Group posing with 4-H Club trophy

Photograph showing five people facing forward and standing behind a table, on which sits a large 4-H Club trophy. On the trophy is written "Trophy Presented by Portland General Electric Company to Oregon 4-H Club Leaders Associations." The photographed individuals are wearing "4-H Club Leader" ribbons with a clover motif.

Line Department, lineman on utility pole

Photograph taken from a side angle, showing a lineman at the top of a utility pole with a hard hat, harness, and tools. He is facing towards the pole, has a cigarette in his mouth, and is using a screwdriver in his right hand. Trees and a building can be seen in the background. Written on the negative is "53-116."

Portland General Electric employees working on soap box derby

Photograph showing four men in suits leaning down towards a soap box derby vehicle. On the side of the vehicle is "Portland Oregonian" and a flag is hung on the wall behind the group with "All American Soap Box Derby, Portland, Ore." Another man in a suit can be seen to the left with a large news camera, with "KLOR Channel 12" written on the side. On the right edge of the frame is a flag with a soap box derby logo and "Vancouver, Wash." Written on the negative is "56-142."

Utility workers installing 2000th Portland streetlight, at Northeast 43rd Avenue and Northeast Glisan Street

Photograph showing the north side of Northeast Glisan Street looking towards Northeast 43rd Avenue. Two utility workers install a light at the top of a wooden utility pole, while a group of people watch from the ground. Houses, automobiles and other utility poles and electric lies can be seen in the frame.

Underground derrick truck on street

Photograph showing a man standing on top of an pole derrick truck used for underground work. He is facing forward and looking at the camera with both hands on levers. Next to him is a metal arm attached to the truck, with a hook and pulley at the end. In the background is SW 5th Avenue, looking south towards SW Stark Street. The J.K. Gill Building can be seen on the left (corner of SW 5th Avenue and SW Stark Street), as well as the Yeon Building (522 SW 5th Avenue).

Members of civil defense organizations at Multnomah Stadium, Portland

Photograph showing members of civil defense organizations on the field at Multnomah Stadium in Portland. At bottom and left are people marching off the field; at right are groups still standing in formation. The women at center right, toward the bottom, are members of the Oregon Women’s Ambulance Corps. The other groups are unidentified. The number 2652 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image. See related image Nos. 372A0797, 372A0798 372A0799, 372A0801, and 372A0802.

Members of Oregon Women’s Ambulance Corps at Multnomah Stadium, Portland

Photograph showing members of the Oregon Women’s Ambulance Corps marching off the field at Multnomah Stadium in Portland. The number 2654 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the photograph. See related image Nos. 372A0797, 372A0798 372A0799, 372A0800, and 372A0801. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to negative damage.

First Unitarian Church, Portland

Photograph, taken from the side, showing the entrance to the First Unitarian Church at Southwest 12th Avenue and Southwest Salmon Street in Portland. The text “Unitarian Church” is written on the negative and is partially visible in the lower right corner of the image. Also see related image Nos. 372A1261 and 372A1262.

Attendees at National Alcoholic Beverage Control Association convention in Portland

Photograph showing two men talking during the National Alcoholic Beverage Control Association convention in Portland, held August 23 to August 26, 1938. The man at right is wearing a name tag; the name written on it may be “Norman Baxter.” The other man is unidentified. The text “Liquor Men” is written on the negative and is visible on the left side of the image. See related image 372A0844 and 372A0845.

Attendees at Pacific Coast Association of Displaymen convention, Portland

Full-length portrait of eleven men posing in two rows. All but one of the men are wearing ribbons with the text “12th Annual Convention P. C. A. Displaymen / Congress Hotel / Sept. 22 - 23 -24 1934 / Portland, Oregon.” The text “Pac Coast Display Men” is written on the negative and is partially visible on the right side of the image.

Men performing for radio broadcast at Portland Breakfast Club meeting

Photograph showing a group of unidentified men gathered around a KEX radio microphone during a Portland Breakfast Club meeting. Most are holding documents that are probably scripts. The man at center is seated on the club’s wooden horse, the “ham horse.” He has a tablecloth tied around his shoulders, and appears to be reading from the piece of paper in his hand.

B. C. Tremaine? with Sky Crown and dog, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Photograph, taken indoors, showing a man standing next to a horse, holding the horse’s reins in one hand, and carrying a dog with his other arm. The man may be B. C. Tremaine of Los Angeles and the horse is Sky Crown. The photograph was probably taken at the 1938 Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. A photograph of the same man and horse, image No. 374N1184, probably taken on a different day than this image, was published in the Oregon Journal on Saturday, October 8, 1938. Also see related image No. 374N1167, which was probably taken at the same time as this photograph.

Mrs. E. F. Peffer with Belgian horse, Minnie, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Full-length portrait showing a woman, Mrs. E. F. Peffer of Stockton, California, and a Belgian horse named Minnie standing outside the open door of a stable. Peffer is holding the horse’s halter and looking to the left. The photograph was probably taken in October 1935 at the Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. The text “Mrs. E. F. Peffer - Minnie - Belgian” is written on the negative and is visible at the bottom of the image. Also see image Nos. 375A0013, 375A0022, 375A0023, and 375A0026.

Belgian horse, Minnie, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Photograph, taken from the front, showing a Belgian horse outside the open door of a stable. An unidentified man partially outside the frame is holding the horse’s halter. The photograph was probably taken in October 1935 at the Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. The text “Minnie - Belgian” is written on the negative and is partially visible at the bottom of the negative. Also see image Nos. 375A0013, 375A0022, 375A0023, and 375A0025.

Two unidentified men with Percherons, probably at Pacific International Livestock Exposition

Full-length portrait of two unidentified men outside a building, each holding the halter or lead rope of a Percheron. The photograph was probably taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. The text “Rubys [sic] Percherons” is written on the negative and is visible at the bottom of the image. See related image No. 375A0011.

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