Monthly Archive: July 2017

Chief Multnomah Bank. From Multnomah Bank, Multnomah, Oregon. 3

Chief Multnomah Bank

  The Multnomah Bank opened February 2, 1948.  The bank opened at 7840 SW Capitol Highway, the former location of the Multnomah Commercial and Savings Bank that closed December 1934.  The location is now the restaurant side of O’Connor’s Restaurant and Bar, and you can still see the bank vault....

Independence Day, 1922, Multnomah. Oregon. 0

Independence Day, 1922.

For a time we debated over this image.  The foreign flags threw us off.  Some thought it was Independence day, and some thought it was more likely the end of World War I, or some other celebration.  We finally found a copy of the photo with “Independence Day, 1922” written...