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The City of Portland, Oregon

Archives & Records Management

Office of the City Auditor

phone: 503-865-4100


1800 SW 6th Ave, Suite 550, Portland, OR 97201

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Abbott, Carl. (1985) Portland: gateway to the Northwest. Windsor Publications, Inc, Northridge, CA.
Brady, Fred J. (1915) Souvenir book of the Portland Police and Fire Departments. Press Printing and Advertising Company, Portland.
Bureau of Planning. (1995) Outer Southeast Community Recommended Lents Neighborhood Plan. Portland.
Bureau of Planning (1978) Potential historic conservation districts. Portland.
Chia-Chi Ho, Nelson. (1978) Portland’s Chinatown: the history of an urban ethnic district. Bureau of Planning, Portland.
City Directory. (1882).
Department of Finance. (1959) The Portland handbook. Portland.
Lewnstein, Steven. (1987) The Jews of Oregon 1850 - 1950. Jewish Historical Society of Oregon, Portland.
Long, James A. (1994) Oregon firsts past and present. Pumpkin Ridge Productions, North Plains, OR.
MacColl, E. Kimbark. (1976) The shaping of a city: business and politics in Portland,
Oregon 1885 - 1915. The Georgian Press Company, Portland.
MacColl, E. Kimbark. (1979) The growth of a city: power and politics in Portland, Oregon 1915 to 1950. The Georgian Press Company, Portland.
Mitchoff, Alta. (1997) History of the Kenton neighborhood. Kenton Neighborhood Association, Portland.
Moreland, Kimberly S. (1993) History of Portland’s African American community (1805 – to the present). Bureau of Planning, Portland.
Munger, Thornton T. (1960) History of Portland’s Forest-Park. Forest-Park Committee of Fifty, Portland.
Oregon Department of Transportation web page.
Oregon Zoo web page.
The Oregonian.
Portland Development Commission. (1998) Portland Development Commission: four decades of vision, work, and results, fiscal year end report 1997 – 1998. Portland.
Snyder, Eugene S. (1973) Skidmore’s Portland: his fountain and its sculptor, from buckboards to bustles. Binfords and Mort, Portland.
St Johns Heritage Association. (1990) St Johns heritage. Portland.
Water Bureau. (1983) Water: Portland’s precious heritage. Portland.
Wood, Sharon. (1989) The Portland bridge book. Oregon Historical Society, Portland.