Newspaper vendors

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Newspaper vendors

  • UF News dealers
  • UF News vendors
  • UF Newsboys
  • UF Newspaper dealers
  • UF Newsstands

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Joe Harty, news vendor, at Washington and Broadway, Portland

Full-length portrait of newsboy Joe Harty holding an armful of newspapers and looking at a flock of pigeons in the street in front of him. Harty, whose legs were amputated in a train accident when he was a child, is sitting on a board mounted on a roller skate. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 14 of the Oregon Journal on Wednesday, October 22, 1919. The photograph had the following caption: “Joe Harty, Portland’s favorite newsboy, whose happy disposition at his stand at Washington and Broadway makes it a ‘sunshine corner.’ “ Accompanying the photograph was a brief column, “The Stroller Notices,” devoted to Harty’s good cheer. In an earlier story on April 13, 1920, Harty described how he had lost his legs and devised the board and roller skate that he used to get around.

Joe Harty, selling newspapers

Photograph showing newspaper vendor Joe Harty facing front, looking to the left, and holding out a copy of a newspaper. Harty, whose legs were amputated in a train accident when he was a child, is sitting on a low board with wheels, which he used for transportation. The photograph was probably taken at the corner of SW Broadway and Washington Street in Portland, where Harty sold newspapers for more than 40 years.

Joe Harty, selling newspapers

Photograph showing newspaper vendor Joe Harty facing front and smiling. He is holding a stack of newspapers under one arm. Harty, whose legs were amputated in a train accident when he was a child, is sitting on a low board with wheels, which he used for transportation. The photograph was probably taken at the corner of SW Broadway and Washington Street in Portland, where Harty sold newspapers for more than 40 years. The name “Joe Hardy [sic]” is written on the negative and is visible on the left side of the image.

Joe Harty, selling newspapers

Photograph showing vendor Joe Harty holding up a copy of a newspaper, probably the Oregon Journal, and looking to the right. A large headline across the top of the front page of the paper begins with the words “BULLETS AND.” Harty is holding a stack of additional papers under his arm. Harty, whose legs were amputated in a train accident when he was a child, is sitting on a low board with wheels, which he used for transportation. The photograph was probably taken at the corner of SW Broadway and Washington Street in Portland, where Harty sold newspapers for more than 40 years. Image note: The name “Joe Hardy [sic]” is written on the negative and is visible on the left side of the image.

Teenagers on Southeast Stark Street in Montavilla

Teenagers with bicycles stand outside a storefront on SE Stark Street in Montavilla. Many are wearing pocketed aprons holding newspapers (negative 11 of 17). Original sleeve title: Portland communities - Montavilla district.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Child selling newspaper in Montavilla

A child wearing a leather pilots cap stands on a corner holding an Oregon Journal newspaper. Next to him is a stand with other newspapers, which has been placed in front of a store window. On the window is “Kodaks” (negative 8 of 17). Original sleeve title: Portland communities - Montavilla district.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Phyllip Thorne and dog, Buster, delivering Oregon Journals

Newsboy Phyllip Thorne stands on a sidewalk facing towards the camera. He is wearing a pocketed apron holding Oregon Journal newspapers. His dog Buster can be seen on the porch of a house delivering a newspaper next to decorative columns (negative 2 of 5).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Phyllip Thorne and dog, Buster, delivering Oregon Journals

Newsboy Phyllip Thorne stands next to his dog Buster on a sidewalk. Thorne is wearing an apron holding Oregon Journal newspapers, and Buster is holding a paper in his mouth and appears to be running towards the door of a house (negative 1 of 5).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A man in a robe sits in a chair next to a newspaper stand. He’s wearing a hat that says “Blind Ben”, and is positioned on a sidewalk in front of a building. Numerous magazines can be seen on the newspaper stand (negative 11 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A man in a hat and long coat stands on a sidewalk holding a newspaper, which reads “Icy Trap Snares Red Hordes” from the Oregon Journal. A newspaper filled stand is behind the vendor, and a streetcar train can be seen in the background. Two men stand near the edge of the frame facing towards the vendor (negative 1 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A woman in a hat and long coat stands on a sidewalk holding a newspaper. Other newspapers can be seen on a bench next to the woman, who is wearing an apron printed with “Telephoto Pictures.” In her hand is an Oregon Journal newspaper with “Red Hordes” visible on the front. Behind her is a street and cars, with a sign for “Model Boot Shop” visible (negative 10 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A woman stands on a sidewalk wearing a long coat, coin dispenser, and newspaper holder. Oregon Journal newspapers can be seen in the holder, with the headline “Icy Trap Snares Red Hordes.” Next to the women is a small newspaper stand with doors, next to a decorative streetlight pole. A brick building can be seen in the background (negative 12 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A man wearing a long coat and hat stands on a sidewalk using crutches. He has a stack of newspapers in both hands, with visible headline “Jury Hits Relief” and is wearing an apron printed with “Telephoto Pictures, The Journal.” Next to the man is a small newspaper stand with doors (negative 16 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A man with dwarfism, wearing a hat and coin dispenser, sits next to a stand holding newspapers. On the stand are copies of Life Magazine and Colliers. A car, cart and people can be seen on the street in the background (negative 2 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A man sits on a sidewalk in a folding chair, holding a newspaper with headline “Nazis Sink British Subs.” Behind him is a newspaper stand with doors, on which a cane hangs. Other magazines and newspapers can be seen on and inside the stand (negative 17 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A man with amputated legs sits on a sidewalk holding newspapers. He is wearing a coat and hat, and is photographed next to a stand with stacks of newspapers and magazines. Behind him is a city street and cars, and a building with a sign that reads “Union Pacific Ticket Office” (negative 19 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A man man is seated in a wheeled cart with clothespins and newspapers strung along its roof. The seated man is an amputee, and is looking towards another man, who is using an air pump to inflate one of the cart tires. Piles of newspaper sit on a bench and a rolling cart. Cars and buildings can be seen in the background (negative 3 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A man in a hat and long coat stands on a sidewalk holding a newspaper. Behind him is a decorative stone railing. Held in his extended arm is an Oregon Journal newspaper with “Turned Back” visible on the front page (negative 5 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

News vendor

A man in a hat and long coat stands on a sidewalk holding a newspaper. Behind him is a stand with smoking pipes, books, cigars, and cameras. In his hand is an Oregon Journal newspaper with the headline “Allied Offensive Hinted” (negative 6 of 19).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Newsboy "Blind Bob"

A news vendor, “Blind Bob” holds a copy of the Oregon Journal, most likely in Portland. He wears a hat and pocketed vest (negative 1 of 1).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998