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Crosses Burned in Negro's Yard, October 3, 1962

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Title:Crosses Burned in Negro's Yard, October 3, 1962

The article reports an incident involving cross burnings on the lawn of an African American home in the Irvington district of Portland, Oregon. The vandalism occurred in a predominately white neighborhood.

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Types:Image | Text
Subjects:African Americans--Oregon--Portland | Neighborhood | Discrimination--Oregon--Portland | Vandalism--Oregon--Portland | Intimidation--Oregon--Portland | Racism--Oregon--Portland | Race relations | Portland (Or.)--Race relations--History--20th century | United States, Oregon, Multnomah County, Portland, 45.5234515, -122.6762071 | Multnomah County (Or.) | Irvington (Portland, Or.)
Collection:Columbia River Basin Ethnic History Project
Institution:Washington State University's Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Contributors:Oregon Historical Society
Original Material:

Stella Maris House Collection

Rights and Usage:

Oregon Historical Society, Photographic Services 1200 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR 97205; PHOTOORDERS@OHS.ORG; phone number 503-306-5250; FAX 503-492-6001.

Related Materials:

From the Columbia River Basin Ethnic History project (Washington State University)

Portland Reporter; Portland, Oregon.

Persistent Link to Item:http://kaga.wsulibs.wsu.edu/u?/wsuvan1,1109