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Original Format

Black and white photo print on paper album page

Original Size

Album page: 12.7 x 9.7 in


Headshot of young child in striped bow tie, white shirt, dark jacket; bookshelves in background.

Inscribed in cursive handwriting in ballpoint ink to immediate left of photo: "(Buddy) George Spagna"; inscribed on far left of page in same hand: "Christy Spagna"


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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All public use of the materials must include the following credit line:

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

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