Historic Photos of Portland captures the past through photographs from the city's finest archives. From the Civil War period, to the turn of the century, to the building of a modern metropolis, Historic Photos of Portland follows life, government, education, and events from Portland's history. This book captures unique and rare scenes through the original lens of about 200 historic photographs. Published in striking black and white photography, these images communicate historic events and every day life of two centuries of people building a unique and prosperous city.
Nelson, Donald R.
Historic photos of Portland
Nashville, Tenn. :, Turner Pub. Co.,, c2006
x, 206 p. :,chiefly ill. ;,27 cm
Statement of Responsibility:
text and captions by Donald R. Nelson
Pre-Civil War to the end of the nineteenth century, 1860-1899
The city at the turn of the century, 1900-1919
A developing metropolis, 1920-1939
From 1940 to a modern city, 1940-1970s
Branch Call Number:
979.549 N425h 2006