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Project photographs, 1912-2005

Identifier: 02

Scope and Contents

Series provides visual documentation of a variety of Road Services projects. The primary focus is on road projects between about 1960 and 1970, but there are also photographs of the construction of Canyon Road (1926-1930), Vanport (1948), Road Dept. parade floats (1945-1960), sewers and treatment plants, and other peripheral projects. Most of the photographs are black and white prints ranging from 3x5 to 8x10, but there are also some color prints and color and black and white negatives. In addition to photographs, this series includes VHS, VHSC tapes, CDRs, slides and one microfilm reel of road and sewer projects, 1970’s-1990’s.


  • Creation: 1912-2005



From the Collection: 158.50 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Genre / Form

Repository Details

Part of the Multnomah County Archives Repository

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