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Original Format

Paper album page with one black & white photo print attached; loose black & white photo below page

Original Size

Album page: 12.7 x 9.7 in


Top photo, attached to page: Two men smiling, standing outdoors on lawn; driveway and houses in background. Man on left wearing suit and tie; man on right in striped cardigan, trousers, and cap.

Bottom photo, loose: Group of ten posed as a family: six children in foreground, man and woman standing behind them, each holding another child. Group is standing indoors in front room of house; front door and curtained windows in background, bookshelf and rugs in foreground.


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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