Multnomah County (Or.)

15 Collections results for Multnomah County (Or.)

Road construction on Broadway at west end of Broadway Bridge, Portland

Photograph showing road construction on Broadway (now Northwest Broadway) near the west approach to the Broadway Bridge in Portland. The photograph was taken from the center of the street and the view is toward the north. A barrier blocks the road, and streetcar tracks run up the center toward the bridge. Piles of dirt and construction materials are visible on and alongside the road. Workers are visible in the background. The Broadway Bridge and Union Station are partially visible in the background at right.

Vehicles on unidentified street, Portland

Photograph showing vehicles on an unidentified street in Portland. Streetcar tracks run down the center of the street. In the distance at center are a produce business and a General Gasoline station. In the background at right are signs that may read “Portland Auto Camp.” The number 6 is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the photograph. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

View of 6th Street, downtown Portland

Photograph, taken from the middle of the road, showing streetcar tracks running down what is probably 6th Street, now Southwest 6th Avenue, in Portland. At left center is Terwilliger Garage. The number 3 is written on the negative and is visible in the bottom right corner of the image.

View of 6th Street, downtown Portland, facing southwest

Photograph, taken from a high angle, showing the view down 6th Street in Portland (now Southwest 6th Avenue). The intersection at the bottom of the image is 6th and Washington, and the view is to the southwest. The tower of the Oregonian building and the Northwestern National Bank building (now the American Bank Building) are visible at top right. The Meier & Frank building is at center left.

Crowd of Christmas shoppers? in downtown Portland

Photograph showing a crowd of people in coats and hats, walking along a sidewalk. Some are carrying parcels. Garlands and other decorations are hanging from buildings and streetlights in the background. The photograph may have been taken at the corner of Southwest 5th Avenue and Southwest Alder Street in Portland, outside the Meier & Frank building.

Union Station and 6th Street, Portland

Photograph, looking north on Sixth Street (now NW 6th Avenue), showing Union Station at center. At left and right are buildings and parked cars along Sixth. On the buildings at left are signs for the Boyd Hotel and the Newport Restaurant. On the building in the foreground at right are signs for William Volker & Co. and the Washington Cycle & Supply Co. An unidentified man in uniform, possibly a Portland police uniform is standing on the corner at right. A mark that could be the letter “p” or “d” is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image.

Lombard and Oatman, Arbor Lodge, Portland

Photograph, taken from the middle of North Lombard Street in Arbor Lodge, Portland, showing the street and the building at the intersection of Lombard and Oatman Street, which is blocked by a barrier. Streetcar tracks run down Lombard into the distance. The number 11 is written on the negative is visible in the lower right corner of the photograph. Image note: Light leak on negative.

North Williams Avenue and Northeast Killingsworth Street, Portland

Photograph, taken from the center of the road, looking west down Northeast Killingsworth Street in Portland. The photograph was taken at the intersection of Killingsworth and North Williams Avenue. The photograph shows streetcar tracks and buildings and parked cars along Killingsworth. On the building at center left is a sign that reads “Chambers Co. / Funeral Directors.” The number 3 is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image.

Southeast 17th Avenue, Portland?

Photograph, taken from the middle of the road, showing the view up a street that may be Southeast 17th Avenue in Portland. At center is a railroad crossing, and at right is Every Body’s Market. On a utility pole in front of the market is a large sign that reads “DANGER / RR CROSSING.”

Unidentified street, Portland

Photograph showing the view up an unidentified street, probably in Portland. The photograph shows streetcar tracks and overhead wires, and parked cars and buildings lining the street. At right is a Mack truck dealership.