Archival Photo

A1999-004.1109 : Aerial view flood waters : the west side showing the Burnside and the Steel bridges

Thursday, June 17, 1948



Black and white

8 X 10

Photo looking north along the Willamette River. The west and east side are visible in this image. The east side is bounded by N Broadway, Grand Ave. and the river. West side is bound by NW Hoyt St, 5th Ave, SW Washington St. and the river. Seen in this photo is : Sulivan's Gulch ; N Vancouver ; NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd (Union Ave) ; NE Grand Ave ; Harbor Dr ; Naito Pkwy (Front Ave). The Morrison Bridge is open. Advertisement for Mobilgas can be seen. The oil storage tank for the Portland Gas & Coke Co. is visible. Advertisements for : Sichs Select Beer ; Coca - Cola.

Downtown; Old Town Chinatown; Northwest; Southwest

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