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Original Format

3 photos on black paper album page; one loose photo

Original Size

6.5 x 9.5 in


On album page, L-R:

Photo 1: Studio portrait of woman wearing dress suit and hat, holding gloves and pocketbook, standing next to girl wearing short-sleeved short dress, shoes and socks, sitting with legs crossed;

Photo 2: Portrait of woman with straight hair combed over her forehead and wearing a pinafore dress;

Photo 3: Studio portrait of a woman and man standing together in front of a window backdrop; woman wearing a coat and corsage, man in military dress uniform;

Loose photo below: Portrait of adult in light shirt and striped tie in front of studio backdrop with window and foliage


All dates (unless specified in inscription) are approximate.

Many of the individuals depicted in these photographs remain unknown. Oregon Black Pioneers appreciates and welcomes information from the public which could help identify the subjects of this collection.


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“Courtesy of Oregon Black Pioneers Historic Photograph Collection, Special Collections & University Archives, Portland State University Library. [Image title]”

Persistent Identifier