Portrait of George Singleton


Portrait of George Singleton. Singleton was an early resident of Portland, who at one time lived on the northwest corner of Alder Street and Sixth Ave. He likely held many professions, as most early settlers did, but he is listed in the 1882 City Directory as a “hackman” (driver) for Acker and Leahy, a city stables on Washington (Burnside) and Stark. This photograph may have been taken in 1880. Learn more about George Singleton from the Oregon Historical Society: https://digitalcollections.ohs.org/george-singleton-portland



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Public domain (this work is believed to be free of known restrictions under copyright law). The Oregon Historical Society has determined that there are no known copyright restrictions for this object in the United States as of 2018 and does not have restrictions on usage. We request that you acknowledge the source of the object whenever possible.


  • PUpic_001288



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  • Org. Lot 679; box 1, folder 3; Accession 19746; photo accession 990D052; Oregon Black History Project photographs collection, circa 1850-1960.

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