Photographs of Vanport, Oregon, circa 1948

Vanport apartment building Delores Skovgaard after the Vanport flood Donnie Dill and Dale Skovgaard Damaged apartment buildings after the Vanport flood Rescuing residents trapped in the Vanport flood Herman Skovgaard Agnes Skovgaard after the Vanport Flood Traffic escaping Vanport flood Damage from the Vanport Flood Vanport apartment buildings Dale Skovgaard and Vincent in Vanport, Oregon Number 1 Shopping Center View of Vanport, Oregon Vanport gas station Flooded buildings along the Kenton Slough dike Damaged apartment buildings after the Vanport flood Agnes and Delores Skovgaard

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Org. Lot 1364

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Photographs of Vanport, Oregon, circa 1948


  • 1942 - 1948 (Creation)


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Photographs of Vanport, Oregon before and after the flood of 1948, including images of Dale Skovgaard and his family, who lived there at the time.

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  • English

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Acquired March 2007, Library Accession 26203.

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  • Citation: Photographs of Vanport, Oregon, circa 1948, Org. Lot 1364, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

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