USS Savannah with USS S-27, USS S-29, and USS S-25, Portland, Oregon, 1920sMuseum ship Oregon (right side of photo) near the Broadway Bridge in Portland, Oregon, United States, 1929USS New Orleans arriving in Portland, Oregon, United States passing under the St Johns Bridge on the Willamette River, 2 Aug 1934. She was escorting USS Houston which had President Franklin Roosevelt on board.USS New Orleans passing through the open Burnside Drawbridge in Portland, Oregon, United States, 2 Aug 1934. New Orleans was escorting USS Houston (left) which brought President Franklin Roosevelt to Oregon.
USS Savannah with USS S-27, USS S-29, and USS S-25, Portland, Oregon, 1920sMuseum ship Oregon (right side of photo) near the Broadway Bridge in Portland, Oregon, United States, 1929USS New Orleans arriving in Portland, Oregon, United States passing under the St Johns Bridge on the Willamette River, 2 Aug 1934. She was escorting USS Houston which had President Franklin Roosevelt on board.USS New Orleans passing through the open Burnside Drawbridge in Portland, Oregon, United States, 2 Aug 1934. New Orleans was escorting USS Houston (left) which brought President Franklin Roosevelt to Oregon.
Cruiser USS Portland steaming under the St. John’s Bridge over the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, United States, 1937.Museum ship Oregon, Portland, Oregon, 1941-1942Battleship Oregon in the Willamette River at Portland, Oregon, United States, 20 Apr 1941Battleship Oregon in the Willamette River, Portland, Oregon, United States, 20 Apr 1941
Cruiser USS Portland steaming under the St. John’s Bridge over the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, United States, 1937.Museum ship Oregon, Portland, Oregon, 1941-1942Battleship Oregon in the Willamette River at Portland, Oregon, United States, 20 Apr 1941Battleship Oregon in the Willamette River, Portland, Oregon, United States, 20 Apr 1941
Museum ship Oregon in Portland, Oregon, United States, 1941-1942Armed guards and barbed wire fencing at the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, United States, 1942; the soldiers on guard were Private Ellis Crawford (walking), Corporal Frank Rausch (standing at gate), and Private Gust Papas (standing at gate)Japanese internees arriving at the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, United States, 1942President Franklin Roosevelt touring the Kaiser Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation, Portland, Oregon, United States, 23 Sep 1942. Photo 1 of 2.
Museum ship Oregon in Portland, Oregon, United States, 1941-1942Armed guards and barbed wire fencing at the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, United States, 1942; the soldiers on guard were Private Ellis Crawford (walking), Corporal Frank Rausch (standing at gate), and Private Gust Papas (standing at gate)Japanese internees arriving at the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, United States, 1942President Franklin Roosevelt touring the Kaiser Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation, Portland, Oregon, United States, 23 Sep 1942. Photo 1 of 2.
President Franklin Roosevelt touring the Kaiser Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation, Portland, Oregon, United States, 23 Sep 1942. Photo 2 of 2.Splattered with champaign, Anna Boettiger (daughter of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt) has just christened Liberty-ship SS Joseph N. Teal at Oregon Shipbuilding, Portland, Oregon, United States, 23 Sep 1942.Kaiser Swan Island Shipyard, Portland, Washington, United States, date unknownMerchant ships Dominican Victory, Yugoslavia Victory, Plymouth Victory, Niantic Victory, Rock Island Victory, Claremont Victory, and Rutland Victory at Kaiser Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation yard, Portland, Oregon, United States, early 1944
President Franklin Roosevelt touring the Kaiser Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation, Portland, Oregon, United States, 23 Sep 1942. Photo 2 of 2.Splattered with champaign, Anna Boettiger (daughter of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt) has just christened Liberty-ship SS Joseph N. Teal at Oregon Shipbuilding, Portland, Oregon, United States, 23 Sep 1942.Kaiser Swan Island Shipyard, Portland, Washington, United States, date unknownMerchant ships Dominican Victory, Yugoslavia Victory, Plymouth Victory, Niantic Victory, Rock Island Victory, Claremont Victory, and Rutland Victory at Kaiser Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation yard, Portland, Oregon, United States, early 1944
SS Davidson Victory under construction, Kaiser Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation yard, Portland, Oregon, United States, Mar 1945N3N-3 aircraft of US Department of Agriculture Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine at rest, Portland, Oregon, United States, 23 Dec 1948The former PT-658, a 78-foot Higgins boat, restored to factory fresh status by
SS Davidson Victory under construction, Kaiser Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation yard, Portland, Oregon, United States, Mar 1945N3N-3 aircraft of US Department of Agriculture Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine at rest, Portland, Oregon, United States, 23 Dec 1948The former PT-658, a 78-foot Higgins boat, restored to factory fresh status by 'Save the PT Boat, Inc.' of Portland, Oregon, United States. 29 Jun 2014 photo.


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