The Dalles, Oregon

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The Dalles, Oregon


  • 1947-1948? (Creation)


black-and-white negatives; photographic postcards; 7.2 x 5.2 inches

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Negative of a photographic postcard showing a street scene in The Dalles, Oregon. Businesses line both sides of the street and there are signs for the Columbia Theatre, the Granada Theatre, Elite Studio, The Dalles Furs, and more. The marquee at the Columbia Theatre advertises the movies "Roses are Red" and "The Stranger from Ponca City." A banner hanging over the street advertises the upcoming Fort Dalles Centennial Days celebration. There are several automobiles on the street. Handwriting on negative reads, "The Dalles, Oregon. Christian 11-861."

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  • English

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Gilliam Portrait Studio and Camera Shop negatives, 1930-1970; Org. Lot 1275; Box 3; 11-861

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