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Portland, Oregon. The Metropolis of the Pacific - OREGON - PORTLAND - BIRD'S EYE - 1888. 
West Shore Publishing Company. L. Samuel, General Manager. 1888. - Chromolithograph, image 10 x 30 1/2 inches on sheet size 11 x 31 1/2 inches, 3 folds, now professionally mounted to linen backing. Light wear to right edge, faint mark to right lower edge and fold line; very good condition. A panoramic view of Portland from the North West section of town including horse drawn carriages, bicyclists etc. with ships on the Willamette and Mount Hood in the distance. Published in the West Shore, a booster magazine for the Pacific Northwest, this view draws attention to the many impressive mansions of the wealthy, when Portland was the "Queen City of the Northwest." A notation at lower left notes the 1888 population as 60,000. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
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