Item 375A0821 - Air raid wardens looking at speaker during drill at Public Service Building, Portland

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Air raid wardens looking at speaker during drill at Public Service Building, Portland


  • 1942 - 1945 (Creation)


Photograph; safety film; 3.825 x 4.825 in

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Photograph showing two unidentified air raid wardens standing in a hallway of the Public Service Building in Portland. They are facing to the left and looking up at a speaker on the wall. The man at left is pointing to the speaker. The two wardens are wearing are wearing helmets and armbands bearing civilian defense insignia. Each is carrying a gas mask in a pouch. The number 2319 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper left corner of the image. The text “Air raid practice” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image Nos. 375A0822, 375A0823, 375A0824, 375A0825, 375A0826, and 375A0827.

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Oregon Journal Negative Collection; Org. Lot 1368; Box 375; 375A0821

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1.2 MiB


December 14, 2018 1:05 PM

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