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Berkeley Snow of Red Cross receiving funds from H. W. Erren and Ruth Sanders of Albina Engine & Machine Works

Photograph showing Berkeley Snow (left) receiving a donation from H. W. Erren, treasurer of Albina Engine & Machine Works in Portland, as Albina worker Ruth Sanders holds up the Red Cross emblem. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 11 of the Oregon Journal’s final edition on Wednesday, March 17, 1943. It had the following caption: “RESULTS OF BLITZ drive at Albina Engine & Machine Works in Hang Hitler campaign to raise funds for the Red Cross 1943 war fund campaign is shown with Berkeley Snow (left), vice chairman of drive, receiving $10,125 from H. W. Erren, treasurer of the sub-chaser plant, while Ruth Sanders, pretty electrician’s helper, holds up the Red Cross signifying that Albina was first shipyard to go over the top 100 percent.” The photograph accompanied a story headlined “Lumber Workers Help Drive / Labor Backing Red Cross.” See related image No. 375A0750. Image note: The number 234 is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image. The text “Albina shipbuilding” is written on the negative sleeve.

Vincent, Ralph (Photographer)

Berkeley Snow of Red Cross receiving funds from H. W. Erren and Ruth Sanders of Albina Engine & Machine Works

Photograph showing (from left) Ruth Sanders and H. W. Erren of Albina Engine & Machine Works with Berkeley Snow of the Red Cross on March 17, 1943, when Sanders and Erren gave Snow a $10,125 donation from the Portland shipyard to the Red Cross war fund campaign. Sanders, an electrician’s helper, is holding a bag with the Red Cross emblem on the front. Erren, Albina Engine’s treasurer, is sitting at a desk and showing the list of contributors to Snow, the vice chairman of the fundraising drive, who is standing next to him. A similar photograph, image No. 375A0748, and a story about contributions to the drive were published on Page 11 of the Oregon Journal’s final edition on Wednesday, March 17, 1943. Image note: The number 235 is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image. The text “Albina shipbuilding” is written on the negative sleeve.

Vincent, Ralph (Photographer)

Jane V. Doyle of Portland Red Cross, grandniece Pamela Ann Parrish, and Commander Louis J. Gulliver

Photograph showing Jane V. Doyle, executive secretary of the Red Cross in Portland; her grandniece, Pamela Ann Parrish, and Commander Louis J. Gulliver, commanding officer of the frigate USS Constitution, outside the Sovereign Hotel in Portland in early September, 1933. Doyle and Gulliver are holding up a United States flag and a Red Cross flag, respectively, and Parrish is standing between them. Gulliver joined the Portland Red Cross as part of its membership drive, which officially began at the end of September 1933. Gulliver had recently visited Portland aboard the Constitution in August 1933, during the ship’s national tour. See related image No. 371N3733.

Jane V. Doyle of Portland Red Cross and Commander Louis J. Gulliver

Photograph showing Jane V. Doyle, executive secretary of the Portland Red Cross, and Commander Louis J. Gulliver, commanding officer of the frigate USS Constitution, outside the Sovereign Hotel in Portland in early September, 1933. Gulliver is holding up a sign bearing the Red Cross emblem. Doyle is facing him and has one hand near a Red Cross button pinned to the lapel of his uniform. Gulliver joined the Portland Red Cross as part of its membership drive, which officially began at the end of September 1933. Gulliver had recently visited Portland aboard the Constitution in August 1933, during the ship’s national tour. See related image No. 371N3726.

Red Cross nurses’ aide receiving pin and cap at Marylhurst College, 1944

Photograph showing three people participating in a capping ceremony for Red Cross volunteer nurses’ aides at Marylhurst College on May 10, 1944. The person at center, who may be Colleen Carroll, is having a cap placed on her head and a pin fastened to her smock by the women on either side of her, who are unidentified. The civil defense insignia for nurses’ aides is visible on the sleeve of the woman on the right. The note “Marylhurst College nurses bldgs 5/10/44” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image Nos. 375A0266 and 375A0267.

Red Cross nurses’ aides on stage during capping ceremony at Marylhurst College, 1944

Full-length portrait of 12 unidentified young women in nurses’ aide uniforms standing in a row on the stage at the Marylhurst College auditorium on May 10, 1944. A cropped version of this photograph was published in the Oregon Journal final edition on Monday, May 15, 1944. The photograph had the following caption: “CAPPING CEREMONY for these 12 Red Cross volunteer nurse’s aides, members of Marylhurst college’s first class, was held in the college auditorium. From left—Betty Bishop, Peggy Roche, Georgette Pulver, Patsy Ann Duffy, Marilynn Olsen, Mary Farnan, Dorothy McKiernan, Patricia Bird, Colleen Carroll, Stella Lulay, Maryanne Smith and Verna Adams.” The note “Marylhurst College nurses bldgs 5/10/44” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image Nos. 375A0265 and 375A0267.

Red Cross nurses’ aides taking civil defense oath at Marylhurst College, 1944

Photograph showing Portland City Commissioner Fred Peterson administering the oath of civilian defense to 12 Red Cross volunteer nurses’ aides in the Marylhurst College auditorium on May 10, 1944. The volunteers are standing in a row facing Peterson, and each is raising her right hand. From left are Verna Adams, Colleen Carroll, Stella Lulay, Maryanne Smith, Patsy Ann Duffy, Patricia Bird, Dorothy McKiernan, Mary Farnan, Marilynn Olson, Georgette Pulver, Peggy Roche and Betty Bishop. The note “Marylhurst College nurses bldgs 5/10/44” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image Nos. 375A0265 and 375A0266.