Vanport flood victims


“SAVED. Mrs. Lizzie Phillips and her children, Cleaven and Esther May, were among the thousands of evacuated from Vanport. They were under Red Cross care at Armory.” This photograph was taken on May 3, 1948, and originally published in the Oregon Journal. Learn more about Vanport from the Oregon Encyclopedia




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  • OrHi 61319; Oregon Journal Photographs Collection; Org. Lot 1027; Photo file 113-A;

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