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Portland-Seattle Turnverein Special Train by Hans Niklas

The Portland Turnverein was the local chapter of the German American athletic (gymnastic) association.  Turnverein, coined after the German word turnen, or physical exercise, was ...

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Tututni Shell Dress by Nancy J. Nusz

This photograph of Alfred “Bud” Lane III busy at work cutting fringes from deer hide during the construction of a Tututni shell dress was taken ...

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Launch of the North West America by John Meares & Thomas Stothard

British maritime fur trader John Meares included this engraving in his narrative entitled, Voyages Made in the Years 1788 and 1789 from China to the ...

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Portland Waterfront, West Side, c. 1922 by Benjamin A. Gifford

This photograph of Portland’s west side waterfront was taken from one of the towers of the Hawthorne Bridge in about 1922. Portland’s origin ...

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Portland Rose Festival, 1910 by Rose Festival Collection, Lot 431

This charming horse-drawn float participated in a parade in Portland’s Third Annual Rose Carnival.  The event would eventually be known as the Rose Festival ...

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Frederick Louis Gifford (1878-1945) by Markham, B.C., Photographer

Fred L. Gifford was the leader (“Grand Dragon”) for the Oregon Ku Klux Klan between 1921 and 1924, when the “invisible empire” was influential in ...

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Portland Railway Company Car by Unknown

This 1905 photograph shows a Portland Railway Company car at the NW 26th Avenue and NW Upshur Street entrance of the Lewis and Clark Exposition ...

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Portland Public Market and Downtown by Unknown

In this 1933 photo, the newly constructed Portland Public Market, located along Southwest Front Street, stands out in the lower right-hand corner.  During the 1920s ...

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Leaflet, Tennessee Justice by Civilian Public Service Camp 56

This leaflet was produced by members of the Civilian Public Service Camp #56 at Waldport. It is an advertisement for a play that members of ...

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Cowboy Poetry by Ruby Kirk

These five poems were written by Ruby Kirk between 1977 and 1998. The experiences written about range from her early school years, high cholesterol, coyotes ...

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