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A2011-025.1 & A2011-025.2 : Ninie Mae Locke outside 4402 NW 44th Ave Guilds Lake housing unit dressed for work

Friday, December 31, 1943



Black and white


Mrs. Ninie Locke came to Portland in 1943 from Natchez Mississippi. She was a first cousin to Lillian Campbell who also lived in Natchez. Mrs. Locke was the first in her family to pioneer to Portland to work in the Kaiser ship yards. (Per Gloria Cash) Courtesy of Gloria Cash.

African Americans

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