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Prince Axel of Denmark

Half-length portrait of a man facing slightly right and looking to the left. He is standing outside a building near a fluted column and is wearing a visor cap, overcoat, collared shirt, and tie. The name “Prince Axel” is written on the negative sleeve. The man is identified as Prince Axel of Denmark on the negative for image No. 373G0169.

Fred Alt

Half-length portrait of a man standing outside a building with his arms folded behind him. He is facing front and is wearing a hat, a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a tie. The name “Alt, Fred” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0065.

H. B. Adams

Head and shoulders portrait of a man sitting in a chair and facing front. He has a mustache and is wearing a suit jacket, collared shirt, and tie. The name “Adams, Mr. H. B.” is written on the negative sleeve.

Fred Norman?

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 “Norman?, Fred” is written on the negative sleeve. Image note: Negative damage in upper right corner.

Governor Ben W. Olcott

Half-length portrait of Oregon Governor Ben W. Olcott sitting at a desk and looking at a document. He is facing left and is wearing a suit jacket, collared shirt, and tie. Olcott was governor from 1919 to 1923. The text “Olcott, Governor” is written on the negative sleeve.

Walter M. Pierce

Head and shoulders portrait of Walter M. Pierce. He is seated and is looking slightly left. He is wearing a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a bow tie. The name “Pierce, Walter M.” is written on the negative sleeve.

Photograph of Ira Powers Jr.

Photograph of a head and shoulders portrait of a man with his arms crossed. He is facing slightly right and looking toward the front. He has a mustache and is wearing a suit jacket, collared shirt, and tie. The name “Powers, Ira Jr.” is written on the negative sleeve.

Pickens

Head and shoulders portrait of a man sitting in a chair and facing to the left. He is wearing glasses, a suit jacket and vest, a collared shirt, and a tie. The name “Pickens, Mr.” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0040.

William T. Pangle sitting in chair and reading

Full-length portrait of a man sitting in a wicker rocking chair and facing to the left. He is reading a booklet that appears to be a magazine or catalog. He is wearing a suit and tie. The name “Pangle, Mr. William T.” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0258.

William T. Pangle sitting in chair and reading

Full-length portrait of a man sitting in a wicker rocking chair and facing to the right. He is reading a booklet that appears to be a magazine or catalog. He is wearing a suit and tie. The name “Pangle, Mr. W. T.” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0257.

Marc Peters, Swiss minister

Full-length portrait of a man standing next to a building and facing front. He has a mustache and goatee and is wearing a hat, overcoat, suit, and tie. The text “Peters, Marc / Swiss minister” is written on the negative sleeve. See related image No. 376G0274.

Crowd at party

Portrait of a crowd of partygoers posing for a photograph. They are in a large room, facing front, and some are holding balloons with the Loyal Order of Moose logo on the side. See related image No. 373G0253.

Firefighters climbing to roof of building at Second and Pine, Portland

Photograph showing fire trucks parked outside a building on Pine Street at Second in Portland (now Southwest Pine Street and Southwest Second Avenue). A ladder extends from one of the trucks to the roof of the building, and several firefighters are carrying a hose up the ladder. Two more men are standing on the roof of the building. A related photograph, image No. 373G458, was published on Page 7 of a special year-end section in the Oregon Journal on Saturday, December 27, 1913. That photograph was one of seven published under the headline “Portland Affords Adequate Protection Against Fire.” The photographs accompanied a story about the expansion and cost of the fire department and the number of fire alarms in 1913. Also see additional related image No. 373G0456. Image note: The number 120 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper left corner of the image. The number 132 was also written on the negative, then crossed out.

Prohibition agents S. F. Rutter, and J. P. Marstella in Portland

Photograph showing Federal Prohibition Field Agents S. F. Rutter of San Francisco and J. P. Marstella of Washington, D.C., standing at the bottom of a set of steps outside a building. They are looking at one another and smiling. This photograph was taken in March 1920 while Rutter and Marstella were visiting Portland to evaluate prohibition enforcement. The Oregon Journal published a related photograph, image No. 376G0193, and a story about Rutter and Marstella’s visit on Page 4 of the city edition on March 16, 1920. See additional related image No. 376G0191. Image note: Negative damage at upper right. The text “Prohibition officers” is written on the negative sleeve.

Prohibition agents Fred B. Curry, Johnson S. Smith, J. E. Flanders, S. F. Rutter, and J. P. Marstella in Portland

Photograph showing a group of men, all wearing suits and ties, gathered at the bottom of steps outside a building. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 4 of the Oregon Journal city edition on Tuesday, March 16, 1920, under the headline “Prohibition Agents Visit Portland.” The caption was: “Special prohibition field agents visit officials who are directing enforcement of national prohibition act in Oregon. From left—Federal Prohibition Inspector Fred B. Curry, Federal Prohibition Supervisor for Oregon Johnson S. Smith, Federal prohibition Agent J. E. Flanders and S. F. Rutter of San Francisco and J. P. Marstella of Washington, D. C., special prohibition agents touring the Pacific coast. The photograph accompanied a story, headlined “Dry Nation Has Come To Stay, Officials Say,” about Rutter and Marstella’s visit to Portland. See related image Nos. 376G0191 and 376G0192. Image note: The text “Prohibition office” is written on the negative sleeve.

Crime suspect?

Head and shoulders portrait of an unidentified man, probably a crime suspect, facing right and looking toward the front. He is wearing a hat, a collared shirt, and overalls. See image Nos. 373G0303, in which he is handcuffed to another man, probably a law enforcement officer; and additional related image Nos. 373G0314, 376G0134, and 376G0213.

Customers and police officer outside closed Morris Brothers bank in Portland

Photograph showing unidentified customers and a police officer outside the Morris Brothers Inc. investment bank in Portland on Monday, December 27, 1920, after the bank did not open for business. At left, an unidentified man is walking past as a second unidentified man speaks to a police officer who is standing in front of the doorway to the bank. A similar photograph, image No. 373G0336, was published on the front page of the Oregon Journal on December 27, 1920, under the headline “Bond Purchasers Wait; Etheridge Flees.” The photograph had the following caption: “Some of the customers of Morris Brothers, Inc., who gathered at the iron barred door today and tried to gain admittance to ascertain the status of their investments. The police moved on them unceremoniously whenever the crowd got too large.” The photograph accompanied a story about the bank, headlined “Warrant Out for Capture of Etheridge.” The story reported that the bank might have a deficit of up to $1,000,000, and the bank president, John L. Etheridge, had fled. The story reported that a warrant had been issued for Etheridge’s arrest on a charge of larceny by bailee. See additional related image Nos. 376G0016 and 376G0018.

Augusta Carlson, witness at murder trial of John Cyril Liard

Three-quarters portrait of a woman, Augusta Carlson, sitting in a chair, facing slightly right, with her hands folded in her lap. She is wearing a hat, fur-trimmed jacket, and dress or skirt. The text “Carlson, Miss,” is written on the negative sleeve. Carlson was a witness in the trial of John Cyril Liard, who was accused of killing Deputy Sheriff Frank W. Twombley after a robbery on the Interstate Bridge in Portland on November 19, 1918. In a story on January 7, 1919, about jury selection for the trial, the Journal gave a summary of the case. It reported that Twombley, who was on duty at one of the approaches to the bridge and was unaware of the robbery, had attempted to stop the robber’s car as it sped away. The driver shot and killed Twombley as he attempted to make the stop. The Journal reported that Carlson had told police she was in the car. A cropped version of this photograph and image No. 376G0331, of Liard, were published on Page 15 of the Oregon Journal on Sunday, January 12, 1919, under the headline “Versions of Crime Do Not Agree.” The photograph had the following caption: “Augusta Carlson and John Cyril Liard photographed by The Journal photographer as they sat in Judge Gantenbein's court, where the latter is on trial on a charge of second degree murder for the fatal shooting of Frank Walter Twombley, deputy sheriff, last November.” The photographs accompanied a story, headlined “Liard Seeks To Prove An Alibi In Murder Case.” That story reported that Carlson and Liard had given conflicting accounts during the trial; Carlson had testified that Liard had killed Twombley, and Liard had testified that he was at home when the crime occurred, but Carlson was out in his car. On Tuesday, January 14, 1919, the Journal reported that Liard had been convicted and sentenced to life in prison.

Suspect George Billings, alias Joe Brady, at Multnomah County jail

Half-length portrait of George Billings facing front and smiling at the Multnomah County Jail. Billings was a suspect in a burglary case. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 4 of the Oregon Journal on Thursday, January 27, 1921, under the headline “Held On Crime Charges.” The photograph had the following caption: “George Billings, alias Joe Brady, photographed in cell at county jail this morning, after refusal of Captain Harry Circle of police detective department to allow such picture taken Wednesday in the city jail, despite orders from Chief Jenkins that photographers be allowed to pose prisoner. Brady was affable and chatty making no objection to flashlight.” The photograph accompanied the continuation of a front-page story headlined “Brady Says He’s Goat; 2 Identify Him.” On Sunday, March 5, 1921, the Journal reported that a grand jury had indicted Billings on three charges. Subsequently, on Friday, April 15, 1921, the Journal reported that a jury had acquitted Billings of one charge and the other two indictments had been dismissed. Image note: The text “Brady, Joe / Billings” is written on the negative sleeve.

George Rossman in court on first day as Portland municipal judge

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.

John B. Kawacinski, killer of Harry I. Pawluk, at Multnomah County Jail

Head and shoulders portrait of a man at the Multnomah County Jail. He is sitting in a chair and facing to the right. A cropped version of this photograph was published on Page 1 of the Oregon Journal city edition on Monday, March 7, 1921, under the headline “Slayer Of His Shipmate.” The photograph had the following caption: “John Boleslaw Kawacinski, known also as John Bruno, who has confessed to the killing of Harry I. Pawluk, second cook on the steamship Montague, arrested at Seattle Saturday and now being held in the Multnomah county jail while real facts of grim story of debt, smuggling, and intrigue are being straightened out by the authorities.” The photograph accompanied a story with the headline “Murderer of Pawluk Views Crime Scene” and the subheading “John Kawacinski, Who Confessed He Killed Shipmate on Barnes Road, Pleads Self-Defense; Police Look for Woman in Case.” On Thursday, April 14, 1921, the Journal reported that Kawacinski had been convicted of second-degree murder, and on Monday, April 18, 1921, the paper reported that he had been sentenced to life in the Oregon State Penitentiary. Image note: The text “Bruno, John / Murderer of Pawluk” is written on the negative sleeve.

Two patients receiving light therapy

Photograph showing two patients and medical personnel in a treatment room. The patients are probably receiving light therapy; one is lying on a table, face down, under a lamp, and a man in a white gown is standing next to the table. The other patient is seated on a table with one leg extended, and a woman in a white uniform is positioning a lamp over his leg. At the center of the image, on a small table, is a motor-generator, possibly used for electrotherapy.

Oregon Journal Knights of Kollodion on parade

Photograph showing nine people standing in a row on a Portland street near the Journal Building (not shown) in downtown Portland. The person in the center is costumed in a wig, mask, and flowered dress, and is holding up a sign with the text “Merry Christmas from the Oregon Journal Knights of Kollodion.” The man at far right is carrying a bass drum. Most of the others are wearing funnels on their heads and are carrying small instruments. See related image Nos. 373G0337, 373G0339, 373G0340, and 373G0341.

James McCandless, wearing Shriners fez

Half-length portrait of a man facing front. He has a mustache and is wearing a suit and Shriners fez. A Shriners medal is pinned to his jacket. The name “James McCandless” and the number 5 are written on the negative and are visible in the image.

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