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William Howard Taft walking with reception committee after arriving in Portland

Photograph showing William Howard Taft (front right) walking with members of the reception committee that greeted him upon his arrival in Portland on Sunday, August 22, 1915. A cropped version of this photograph was published on the front page of the Oregon Journal on Monday, August 23, 1915. The photograph had the following caption: “Ex-President Taft, on his arrival in Portland yesterday, and reception committee representing Oregon Bar Association. From the depot the ex-president was conducted to the Multnomah hotel, where a committee from the Portland Press Club was waiting to bear him and the Bar Association committee off to a newspaper men’s luncheon. In the picture, from left to right, are: Charles H. Carey, president Oregon Bar Association; J. N. Teal, Judge George N. Davis, and Mr. Taft.” During his visit, Taft spoke at the press club luncheon and the first joint convention of the Oregon and Washington bar associations, according to two front-page stories that accompanied the photograph. Taft departed on the afternoon of Monday, August 23. See related image Nos. 373G0201 and 373G0203. Image note: The number 15 is written on the negative and circled; it is visible in the upper left corner of the photograph. The number 539 was written on the negative and crossed out. Light leak on negative.

William Howard Taft outside Multnomah Hotel, Portland

Head and shoulders portrait of William Howard Taft outside the Multnomah Hotel in Portland on Sunday, August 22, 1915. He is smiling and facing to the left. During his visit, Taft spoke at at a Portland Press Club luncheon and the first joint convention of the Oregon and Washington bar associations, according to two front-page stories in the Oregon Journal on Monday, August 23, 1915. Taft departed on the afternoon of August 23. See related image Nos. 373G0201 and 373G0202. Image note: The number 14 is written on the negative. The number 540 was written on the negative and crossed out. The writing is visible in the upper right corner of the image.

F. W. Teufel

Half-length portrait of a smiling man sitting at a desk and looking to the left. He is turning the page of a magazine or catalog on the desk in front of him with one hand and is holding a cigarette in the other hand. He is wearing a suit jacket, collared shirt, and tie. Written on the negative sleeve are the name “Teufel, Mr. F. W.” and the unconfirmed note “(Theatrical man?).” He may be Fred W. Teufel, who managed first People’s Theater and then the Blue Mouse theater in Portland.

Photograph of Leo Tolstoy

Photograph of a head and shoulders portrait of Russian writer Leo Tolstoy. He is looking toward the front and is wearing a suit jacket, collared shirt, and tie. Written on the negative sleeve is the text “Tolstoi [sic], Count Leo.”

Tucker

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing front. He is wearing a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a tie. The name “Tucker, Mr.” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 373G0193.

Rube? Walberg, baseball player for Portland Beavers

Full-length portrait of a baseball player in a throwing position, facing to the left. He is on a baseball field and is wearing a cap, uniform, and cleats. The name “Walberg” is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image. The player is probably George Walberg, also known as Rube Walberg.

Photograph of Dow V. Walker

Photograph of a head and shoulders portrait of a man facing front and looking left. He is wearing a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a tie. The original image is a print of image No. 373G0210. The name “Dow V. Walker” is written on the negative and is faintly visible on the left side of the image.

T. E. Wallace’s first-prize Joseph Hill rose

Photograph of a rose in a vase, displayed on a tier with other roses. At the bottom of the vase is a label with the following text: “FIRST PRIZE / WON BY / Best bloom from Garden / Section A Class 1 / T E Wallace / 261 N. 26th St.” A tag lying in front of the vase is labeled “Joseph Hill,” the name of the rose species.

Dow V. Walker

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing front and looking left. He is wearing a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a tie. He is identified as “Dow V. Walker” on the negative for image No. 373G0208, a photograph of a print of this image. Note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Ward

Half-length portrait of a man sitting a chair and looking slightly right. He is wearing a hat, jacket, collared shirt, and tie. The name “Ward, Mr.” is written on the negative sleeve.

Warford

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing front and looking to the right. He is smiling and is wearing a hat, a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a tie. He may be standing outside Portland City Hall. The name “Warford, Mr” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 373G0213.

Captain Warner

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing to the left. He is wearing a United States military uniform and visor cap. The name “Warner, Captain” is written on the negative sleeve.

Booker T. Washington

Half-length portrait of Booker T. Washington, seated and facing to the right. He is wearing a suit and bow tie. Written on the negative sleeve is the name “Washington, Booker T.”

Booker T. Washington

Half-length portrait of Booker T. Washington, seated and looking slightly left. He is wearing a suit and bow tie. Written on the negative sleeve is the name “Washington, Booker T.”

Ralph Watson

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing left and looking toward the front. He is seated and is wearing a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a tie. The name “Watson, Ralph” is written on the negative sleeve.

George White

Head and shoulders portrait of a man facing slightly left. He is wearing a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a tie. The name “White, George” is written on the negative sleeve.

President Woodrow Wilson in car during procession through Portland

Photograph showing President Woodrow Wilson standing in the back of of his car during a procession through Portland on Monday, September 15, 1919. Seated next to him at right is Oregon Governor Ben W. Olcott. Wilson was in Portland as part of a national speaking tour to build support for the Treaty of Versailles and the League of Nations. See related image Nos. 373G0224, 373G0225, 373G0226, 373G0227, 373G0228, and 373G0538. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

President Woodrow Wilson in car during procession through Portland

Photograph showing President Woodrow Wilson standing in the back of of his car and doffing his hat during a procession through Portland on Monday, September 15, 1919. The photograph was taken as the procession passed the U. S. National Bank Building at Sixth and Stark in downtown Portland. Wilson was in Portland as part of a national speaking tour to build support for the Treaty of Versailles and the League of Nations. A cropped and reversed version of this photograph was one of three photographs, including image No. 373G0228, that were published on Page 5 of the Oregon Journal on September 15, 1919, under the headline “Triumphal Procession Brings President Into Close View.” This photograph had the following caption information: “President Wilson in the automobile that carried him through the city and to Crown Point for the official reception. Seated at the right of the president in the tonneau is C. S. Jackson; at the president’s left is Governor Ben W. Olcott and Mrs. Wilson.” See additional related image Nos. 373G0223, 373G0226, 373G0227, and 373G0538. Image note: Damaged negative. Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration.

President Woodrow Wilson in car during procession through Portland

Photograph showing President Woodrow Wilson standing in the back of his car and doffing his hat during a procession through Portland on Monday, September 15, 1919. Seated next to him at right is Oregon Governor Ben W. Olcott; seated next to him at left is C. S. Jackson, the owner, editor, and publisher of the Oregon Journal. Wilson was in Portland as part of a national speaking tour to build support for the Treaty of Versailles and the League of Nations. See related image Nos. 373G0223, 373G0224, 373G0226, 373G0227, 373G0228, and 373G0538. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

President Woodrow Wilson in car during procession through Portland

Photograph showing President Woodrow Wilson and First Lady Edith Wilson riding in a car during a procession through Portland on Monday, September 15, 1919. The president and first lady were in Portland as part of Woodrow Wilson’s national speaking tour to build support for the Treaty of Versailles and the League of Nations. A cropped version of this photograph was published on the front page of the Oregon Journal that day under the headline “President and Mrs. Wilson in Portland.” See related image Nos. 373G0223, 373G0224, 373G0225, 373G0227, 373G0228, and 373G0538.

President Woodrow Wilson and First Lady Edith Wilson in car leaving Union Station

Photograph showing President Woodrow Wilson and First Lady Edith Wilson seated in a car as they leave Union Station in Portland on Monday, September 15, 1919. The president and first lady were in Portland as part of Woodrow Wilson’s national speaking tour to build support for the Treaty of Versailles and the League of Nations. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative. See related image Nos. 373G0223, 373G0224, 373G0225, 373G0226, and 373G0228.

President Woodrow Wilson and Mayor George L. Baker at Union Station

Photograph showing President Woodrow Wilson and Portland Mayor George L. Baker (next to Wilson at left) outside Union Station in Portland after Wilson’s arrival on Monday, September 15, 1919. Wilson was in Portland as part of a national speaking tour to build support for the Treaty of Versailles and the League of Nations. A cropped version of this photograph was one of three, including image No. 373G0224, that were published on Page 5 of the Oregon Journal on September 15, 1919, under the headline “Triumphal Procession Brings President Into Close View.” This photograph had the following caption information: “President Wilson and Mayor Baker at the Union station.” Image note: Negative damage at edges. Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration. See additional related image Nos. 373G0223, 373G0225, 373G0226, 373G0227, and 373G0538.

Wolgast, boxer

Three-quarters portrait of a seated young man facing to the left. He is wearing a long-sleeved turtleneck shirt and trousers. The text “Wolgast, Mr / (Boxer)” is written on the negative sleeve. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration and other negative damage.

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