Monthly Archive: March 2017

Richfield Sign from OHSU, ca. 1939, Details Enhanced. 0

The World’s Largest Sign

Every once in a while you run across something so big, you wonder how you never heard of it. From September 29, 1928, to 1939, the largest sign in the world stood atop Healy Heights. The RICHFIELD sign was 60 feet high (10 feet higher than the original Hollywoodland sign,...

International Order of Hoo Hoo Logo 0

Copeland Lumber Black Cat Logo

    The most distinguishing mark of Copeland Lumber Yards, Inc., was the use of bright, Halloween orange on the buildings and a big black cat insignia. This all came about when the company, in its early expansion days, purchased the Fenton Lumber Company of Fenton, Idaho. The orange color...