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Portland General Electric Photograph Collection

  • Org. Lot 151
  • Collection
  • 1880 - 1965

Negatives documenting company activities, including electrical infrastructure, employees, power generation and distribution throughout Portland, the Willamette Valley and the Oregon Cascade Range. Additional general images include streetcars and trains, street lighting, power line installation, Rose Festival floats, office buildings, car barns and bridges. Of particular note are dam building projects at Bull Run and along the Clackamas River (1910-1930), and early electric stations in Oregon City at Willamette Falls.

Portland General Electric Company

Unidentified man speaking at podium

Photograph showing a man in a suit standing behind a wooden podium while pointing at a poster. On the poster is written "Stanford University" and is accompanied by schematic drawings. The man is turned towards the front and appears to be speaking to a group of people. On the podium is written "I.E.S. Oregon Section" (Illuminating Engineering Society). Written on the negative is "49-222."

Four unidentified men looking at document

Photograph showing four forward facing men standing in a line. They are all looking downward at a document being held be one of the individuals, while the man at the far right holds a folder with "Agricultural Engineering Research Foundation" written on the front. Decorative wallpaper is in the background. Written on the negative is "50-652."

Major Richard T. Coiner?

Head and shoulders of a man facing front and looking slightly to the left. He is outside a building and is wearing a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a tie. The name “Major R T Coiner” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image. The man is probably Major Richard T. Coiner of the Army Corps of Engineers, who served as district officer of the second Portland district from 1924 to 1927.