Item 371N5412 - Nighttime view of downtown Portland

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Nighttime view of downtown Portland


  • 1930 - 1931 (Creation)


Photograph; cellulose nitrate film; 4.75 x 6.75 in

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Photograph, taken at night, showing a rooftop view of buildings and lights in downtown Portland. The view is to the northeast. The street in the lower left corner is Broadway (now Southwest Broadway). Also at lower left is the lit electric sign for the Broadway Theatre. At center left, with the top outlined in lights, is the Journal Building (now the Jackson Tower). To the right of the Jackson Tower is the lit electric sign for the Meier & Frank store. At center, with lit signs reading “POWER” and “HEAT” on top, is the Public Service Building. At lower right is the Congress Hotel.

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Oregon Journal Negative Collection; Org. Lot 1368; Box 371; 0371N5412

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1.3 MiB


September 13, 2018 1:53 PM

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