Flood waters at Union Station during the Vanport flood

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Flood waters at Union Station during the Vanport flood


  • 1948-05 (Creation)


photograph; photographic prints; 3.5x5.5 in

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A postcard of rising flood water around Union Station during the Vanport flood. Several unidentified people working to fill sandbags are visible at the front of the building. A crowd of onlookers observe the flood waters from the railing of the Steel Bridge. The image caption reads, "Flood Waters Union Station " Portland, Ore. Christian V-12."

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Vanport flood photographs collection, 1948; Org. Lot 131

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