Signs and signboards

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Signs and signboards

  • UF Guide signs
  • UF Guide-posts
  • UF Guideposts
  • UF Sign-boards
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Two women posing with General Gasoline sign and airplane

Photograph of two unidentified women and an airplane. One woman is sitting on the plane’s nose, and the other woman is standing next to the plane. They are holding a sign with a flying horse logo and the words “New General 4* [star] Gasoline.” On the plane’s tail is the number “NC948K.” Image note: Light leak on negative.

U. S. Bureau of Prohibition sign

Photograph of a sign with the following text: “STOP / U. S. OFFICIAL / BUREAU OF PROHIBITION.” At the bottom of the sign is the seal of the United States Department of Justice. At the very top of the sign is the text “No. 496.”

Two unidentified men with sign for Challenge Day trip to Seattle

Photograph showing two unidentified men holding up a sign for Challenge Day, probably referring to an event related to attendance at the annual football game between the University of Oregon and the University of Washington. The top of the sign reads “Challenge Day / Everybody’s going / Accommodations Limited to 500 / Don’t get Shut Out.” The left side of the sign reads: “Transportation / Lunch / Everything / Tickets Here / $5.00.” The right side reads: “On to Seattle / Oct. 27th / Leave at 7 a.m. / Return at 930 p.m.”

Miller High Life Beer display

Photograph showing two bottles of Miller High Life beer, one on either side of a sign with an illustration of a waitress and the text “Miller High Life Beer In Bottles.” See related image No. 372A1006. Image note: Spots on negative.

Storefront with signs for Scalia’s vegetables

Photograph showing three signs for Scalia’s in a storefront window. The sign at left reads: “Scalia’s Famous Original Spinach / Packed Fresh Daily.” The sign at center reads: “Scalia’s Famous Original Fresh Vegetables for Soup or Stew.” The sign at right reads: “Scalia’s Famous Original Salad Bowl.” See related image Nos. 372A0782, 372A0783, and 372A0784.

Eyeglass sign

Photograph showing a building with an electric sign in the shape of eyes and glasses. Next to the sign are glass windows with “Jeweler,” “Glasses, and “Optician” on them. Behind the sign is the second story of a wooden building (negative 10 of 14). Original sleeve title: Portland communities - Albina and Killingsworth Streets.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Sign aboard the S.S. President Jackson

Photograph showing a chalkboard sign aboard the S.S. President Jackson, being made ready for conversion into troop transport. Written on the sign is “President Jackson” with “Sails for Portland” and “Friday, June 27th, 2PM” (negative 4 of 15).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Road sign at Civilian Public Service Camp #21 at Wyeth

Photograph showing a carved wooden sign at the Civilian Public Service Camp #21 at Wyeth, in Cascade Locks. The sign reads “Columbia River Civilian Public Service Camp No. 21.” Buildings and a forested hillside can be seen in the background (negative 14 of 22).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Electrician Oscar Olson setting Journal clocks ahead

Photograph looking upward, showing Oscar Olson adjusting the clocks on a neon sign, outside the Journal building in Portland (corner of S.W. Yamhill Street and S.W. Broadway). The top of a multi-story brick building can be seen across the street (negative 1 of 3).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

War industry workers at Willamette Iron and Steel Corporation

A man, wearing overalls, stands on a ladder hammering a sign onto a wall at Willamette Iron and Steel Corporation in Portland. It reads “This yard will carry on work as usual on Labor Day September 7, all employees are requested to report for work.” Another man is holding the ladder and looking upward at the sign (negative 1 of 11).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Handmade sign at Willamette Iron and Steel Corporation

A sign attached to a post, placed in dirt on a train car at Willamette Iron and Steel Corporation in Portland. Written on the sign is “To Hiroheito - May He Rest in Pieces, AMEN.” A can with a derogatory face drawn on it has been placed on top of the post (negative 6 of 11).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Real estate dealers' creed signs

Two men in suits stand next to a display of realtor creed signs, which have been arranged on a multi-level table. A large sign on top of the display reads “REALTOR” with another below with “Code of Ethics (negative 1 of 1).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

New hire sign at Kaiser Company, Swan Island

A man stands next to a large sign at Kaiser Company, Swan Island. Written on the sign is “Vocational Training Dept., New Hires Report For Induction Training.” The sign is in a dirt lot, with automobiles and a building visible in the background. This photograph was published on page 1 of the Oregon Journal’s “Picture Parade” section on Sunday, May 30, 1943 (negative 10 of 11).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Housing barracks at Kaiser Company, Swan Island

A sign in front of housing barracks at Kaiser Company, Swan Island. The sign reads “Invite Him Out, We’ll Advance The Fare, Ask At Personnel.” Behind the sign are several two-story buildings (negative 1 of 2).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Nancy Kefauver Pigott

Nancy Kefauver Pigott, wife of Senator Estes Kefauver of Tennessee, during a visit to Portland. She holds a bouquet of flowers while standing among people holding handmade signs. An airplane can be seen in the background (negative 5 of 22).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

East Creek Forest Camp

A man stands next to a sign for the “East Creek Forest Camp, Mount Hood National Forest.” A “Closed For Season” tag has been attached to the front of the sign, which is mounted to a rock pillar, likely next to the Historic Columbia River Highway. Photograph taken as part of a series documenting the effort of the Portland Women’s Forum, Save the Gorge committee, to curtail logging in the area. Photographs from this series were published in the Oregon Journal on Sunday, April 6, 1952 (negative 15 of 23).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland Women’s Forum members with highway sign

Two members of the Portland Women’s Forum, Save the Gorge committee, stand in front of a highway sign on the Historic Columbia River Gorge Highway. The sign reads “Columbia River Highway, Scenic Route Troutdale.” Photograph taken as part of a series documenting the effort of the Portland Women’s Forum, Save the Gorge committee, to curtail logging in the area. Photographs from this series were published in the Oregon Journal on Sunday, April 6, 1952 (negative 13 of 23). Negative appears to have some discoloring and damage.

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland Women’s Forum members with highway sign

Two members of the Portland Women’s Forum, Save the Gorge committee, stand in front of a highway sign on the Historic Columbia River Gorge Highway. The sign reads “Scenic Columbia River Highway Connects With U.S. 30.” Photograph taken as part of a series documenting the effort of the Portland Women’s Forum, Save the Gorge committee, to curtail logging in the area. Photographs from this series were published in the Oregon Journal on Sunday, April 6, 1952 (negative 16 of 23).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Portland Women’s Forum members with sign

Two members of the Portland Women’s Forum, Save the Gorge committee, stand in front of a sign near the Historic Columbia River Gorge Highway. The signs reads “Famous Scenic Route Turn Right,” and includes a visual description of the road, showing waterfall stops. The women wear hats and long coats. Photograph taken as part of a series documenting the effort of the Portland Women’s Forum, Save the Gorge committee, to curtail logging in the area. Photographs from this series were published in the Oregon Journal on Sunday, April 6, 1952 (negative 17 of 23).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

Washington County Fair Centennial parade, Hillsboro

Two children carry a banner during a parade for the Washington County Fair Centennial, reading “Washington County Fair Now Open, ‘Til Sunday Aug. 19”. Behind the boys are a group of marching bagpipe players, walking down a commercial street, most likely in Hillsboro (Main Street?) (negative 5 of 11).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

McNary Dam dedication, Umatilla

A banner hanging across a street in Umatilla, reading “Umatilla Welcomes You, McNary Dam Dedication”. Flags can be seen hanging over the street in the distance (negative 11 of 16).

Monner, Al (Alfred Anthony), 1909-1998

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