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Original Format

Paper album page and three color prints

Original Size

Album page: 12.7 x 9.7 in


Album page with handwritten inscriptions and tape marks indicating missing photos.

Inscriptions, clockwise from lower left: "Little John / Frances Clark"; "Lucille at Beach House"; "Lincoln Beach Oregon"; "me at Lincoln Beach Oregon"; "My niece Pat Smith / Hobbs New Mexico"

Three loose color prints with white borders: Upper left: Woman standing in pastel-pink living room wearing black & white striped dress; white hat, shoes, gloves, and handbag; Upper right: Front facade of a brown two-story house and driveway, blue sky; Lower center: Woman sitting at kitchen table by a window, wearing pinafore and horn-rimmed glasses


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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