Item 376G0182 - George Rossman in court on first day as Portland municipal judge

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George Rossman in court on first day as Portland municipal judge


  • 1917-08-01 (Creation)


Photograph; glass plate negatives; 5 x 7 in

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Photograph, taken from the side, showing Portland Municipal Judge George Rossman seated at the bench in a courtroom on Wednesday, August 1, 1917. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 14 of the Oregon Journal that day. The photograph had the headline “Succeeds To Municipal Bench” and the caption: “George Rossman, who began duties this morning laid down by John H. Stevenson.” The photograph accompanied a story headlined “Municipal Judge And New Chief Of Police Occupy Their Posts.” Image note: The text “Rossman, municipal judge / & courtroom - Portland” is written on the negative sleeve.

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Oregon Journal Negative Collection; Org. Lot 1368; Box 376; 376G0182

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1.5 MiB


February 4, 2019 12:01 PM

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