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Hazel Pearce and Isabelle McKeen demonstrate life-saving holds

Photograph showing Hazel Pearce and Isabelle McKeen of the Red Cross Women’s Life Saving Corps demonstrating a life-saving technique on the roof of a building. One of the young women is carrying the other on her back and bending forward at the waist. Both young women are wearing swimming suits and caps. The number 5 is written on the negative. A cropped version of this photograph and image Nos. 376G0148, 376G0149, 376G0150, and 376G0152 were published on Page 2, Section 2, of the Oregon Journal on Sunday, August 15, 1920. The photographs were published under the headline “Red Cross Girls Show Life Saving Holds.” The caption identified the technique in this photograph as “Army hold.” The caption information also included the following text: “Poses by the Misses Hazel Pearce and Isabelle McKeen, under direction of Miss Lillian Hansen.” The photographs accompanied a story headlined “Red Cross Has Many Girls in Life Saving Corps.” Image note: The text “Red Cross bathing” is written on the negative sleeve.

Captain Scott, Salvation Army

Head and shoulders portrait of a man standing next to a building and facing front. He has a mustache and is wearing a Salvation Army uniform. The text “Scott, Capt / Salvation Army” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0313.

Shriners in formation at Multnomah Field, Portland

Photograph showing Shriners bands and patrols in formation on Multnomah Field in Portland. The stands are filled with spectators. The photograph may have been taken Thursday, June 24, 1920, during the Shriners convention held in Portland that year. Image note: The text “Grand Review of Shrine / Multnomah Field” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0405.

Unidentified member of Camp Fire Girls using bead loom

Full-length portrait of an unidentified girl sitting cross-legged in the grass, facing front, and looking down. She is holding a box and a beading loom with partially completed beadwork on it. The photograph may have been taken in August 1921 at a Camp Fire Girls camp on the Clackamas River near Carver, Oregon; see image Nos. 373G0333, 373G0334, and 373G0335.

Multnomah Amateur Athletic Club instructors?

Full-length portrait of seven unidentified men standing outside a building and facing front. All seven are wearing suits and ties. They may be instructors at the Multnomah Amateur Athletic Club (now the Multnomah Athletic Club). The text “Mult. faculty - sports” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0349.

Shriners in formation at Multnomah Field, Portland

Photograph showing Shriners bands and patrols in formation on Multnomah Field in Portland. The stands are filled with spectators. The photograph may have been taken Thursday, June 24, 1920, during the Shriners convention held in Portland that year. Image note: Light leak on negative. The text “Grand Review of Shrine / Multnomah Field” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0317.

Charles M. Schwab touring shipyard with unidentified officials

Photograph showing Charles M. Schwab (center), director general of the Emergency Fleet Corporation, walking between two unidentified men as he tours a Portland-area shipyard on Saturday, July 13, 1918. The photograph was taken during a three-day visit Schwab made to inspect shipbuilding operations in Portland and the vicinity. A cropped version of this photograph was one of six published on Page 12 of the Oregon Journal on Sunday, July 14, 1918. This photograph had the following caption: “Mr. Schwab strolling through shipyard with yard officials.” See related image Nos. 373G0055, 373G0166, 373G0167, 373G0182, 373G0184, 373G0185, 373G0186, and 379G0077.

Brigadier General W. A. White, British army, at Union Station, Portland

Half-length portrait of Brigadier General W. A. White of the British army at Union Station in Portland on Wednesday, August 15, 1917. He is facing slightly left, looking toward the front, and smiling. The photograph was taken after White and his party arrived in Portland as part of an effort, led by White, to recruit British citizens in the United States for military service in World War I. A story about White and image No. 376G0222, depicting the general and his party, were published on Page 16 of the Oregon Journal on Thursday, August 16, 1917. Also see additional related image No. 376G0221. Image note: The text “White, General and staff” is written on the negative sleeve.

Troops marching on 6th Street, Portland, during War Activities parade

Photograph showing troops marching in formation past crowds of spectators on Sixth Street (now Southwest 6th Avenue) in Portland. The photograph was taken during the War Activities parade on Saturday, April 6, 1918. The parade was among events marking the issuance of the third Liberty Loan bond to finance the war effort during World War I. The Oregon Journal published a related photo, image No. 376G0309, and a story about the parade on the front page of the city edition on Sunday, April 7, 1918. See additional related image No. 376G0308.

William Hessian

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing front and looking to the left. He is wearing a United States military uniform and visor cap. The name “Hessian, William” is written on the negative sleeve. Image note: Negative damage at top.

Colonel R. B. Lister and unidentified man in Portland

Full-length portrait of two men standing on the sidewalk outside a building and facing one another. The man at left, United States Army Colonel R. B. Lister, is wearing an overcoat and visor cap. The man at right is waring an overcoat and hat. The photograph was taken on Friday, February 20, 1920, while Lister was in Portland during a tour to inspect schools under the Reserve Officer Training Corps. The Oregon Journal published a different photograph from Lister’s visit, image No. 376G0367, and a story on Page 15 of the February 20 city edition.

Unidentified U. S. Navy officer?

Head and shoulders portrait of United States military serviceman, probably a Navy officer. He is sitting in a chair, facing to the left, and wearing a uniform and visor cap. The number 179 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper left corner of the image.

Photograph of unidentified U.S. Navy? officer

Photograph of a photograph. The original picture is a head and shoulders portrait of a man, probably a United States Navy officer, facing right and looking toward the front. He is wearing a uniform jacket. The number 175 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image.

San Francisco?

Photograph showing houses in the hills around an unidentified city, possibly San Francisco prior to the 1906 earthquake. Also see image Nos. 373G0473, 373G0531, and 373G0535, which may be related. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Car and YWCA tents in field next to house

Photograph showing an automobile and a row of tents in a field next to a two-story building with a turret. “YWCA” is printed on the back of the tents. Two unidentified people are working outside the tent nearest the car. Image note: Spots of negative damage.

Rowboats on lake or river

Photograph showing a lake or river. An empty rowboat is beached in the foreground, and several people are in a second rowboat on the water at left. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Paul H. Riggs

Head and shoulders portrait of a teenage boy facing front and crossing his arms. He is wearing a suit jacket, collared shirt, and tie. The name “Riggs, Paul H.” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0037.

Paul H. Riggs

Head and shoulders portrait of a teenage boy sitting in a chair, facing left, and looking toward the front. He is wearing a suit jacket, collared shirt, and tie. The name “Riggs, Paul H.” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0036.

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