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Original Format

6 photos on black paper album page

Original Size

6.5 x 9.5 in


Clockwise from upper left:

Photo 1: Small wallet-size portrait of adult holding infant;

Photo 2: Woman with light-colored blouse, bracelets, bangle bracelet pictured in front of a studio backdrop of foliage;

Photo 3: Small portrait, 3/4 view of woman in cap or beret;

Photo 4: Studio portrait of man in suit, coat, hat and tie;

Photo 5: Small portrait of woman wearing white sleeveless blouse and long patterned skirt, sitting on a bench with her feet up;

Photo 6: Studio portrait, 3/4 view of woman with glasses, barrette, and pearl necklace and earrings


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]”

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