Portland Memories Scanning Sessions

We are thrilled to give our readers the opportunity to submit historic photos for our upcoming Portland Memories book project. If you have photographs that meet the criteria below, please bring them to one of our scanning sessions listed here.

Submission Guidelines

  • General interest photos, such as: commerce, industry, transportation, public service, etc.
  • Photos taken from the 1800s through 1939.
  • Photos only – preferably original photos (no newspaper clippings or photocopies).
  • Photos taken in Portland.
  • One submission form per photo.
  • Limit 10 photos per family. Call 360-723-5802 to set up an appointment if you’re a private collector with a sizable collection.

Download Submission Form

Because we expect a large turnout, we advise you download and print a submission form. Please print and fill out one form for each photo you’d like to submit.

Session Details

Friday, July 8th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Portland Community College Southeast Campus
Mt. Tabor Hall, room 146
2305 SE 82nd and Division, Portland
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Saturday, July 9th: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue, Portland
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Monday, July 11th: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Dunthorpe Marketing Group
8825 SE 11th Avenue, Portland
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Wednesday, July 13th: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Portland Community College Cascade Campus
Student Union 203
705 N Killingsworth Street, Portland
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Wednesday, July 13th: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Portland Community College Sylvania Campus
Technology Classroom Building, Classroom 213
12000 SW 49th Avenue, Portland
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Friday, July 15th: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
Oregon Historical Society 
1200 SW Park Avenue, Portland 
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We hope to see you there!

Bring us your best photos and we’ll scan them in while you wait. Plus, chances are some other fine folks will show up, so bring your stories to share with one another.

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