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Edlefsen with coal burner

Portrait of a man in what appears to be a basement, holding open the lid of a coal burner. He is wearing a suit and tie and has a pipe in his mouth. The text “Mr. Edlefsen + Coal Burner” is written on the negative and is visible at the bottom of the image. The man may be Anton H. Edlefsen of Edlefsen Fuel Co.

Old Lents School, Portland

A man shoveling coal at the old Lents School in Portland. He stands next to a wheelbarrow and piles of coal. The school was decommissioned in 1950 after the construction of a new school building at S.E. 97th Avenue and S.E. Steele. Photographs from this series were published in the Oregon Journal on Sunday, March 19, 1950 (negative 10 of 10).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

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