Building Oregon

Failing Building. Alterations (Portland, Oregon)

Title
Failing Building. Alterations (Portland, Oregon)
LC Subject
Architecture, American Architecture--United States
Alternative
Newberry Building (Portland, Oregon)
Creator
Lawrence, Holford, and Allyn Lawrence, Ellis Fuller Holford, William Allyn, Frederick S.
Creator Display
Lawrence, Holford & Allyn (architecture firm, 1933-1941) Ellis Fuller Lawrence (architect, 1879-1946) William Gordon Holford (architect, 1878-1970) Frederick Stanley Allyn (architect, 1883-1963)
Description
This image is included in Building Oregon: Architecture of Oregon and the Pacific Northwest, a digital collection which provides documentation about the architectural heritage of the Pacific Northwest.
View
State of Oregon Inventory of Historic Property Ellis Lawrence Building Survey
Provenance
University of Oregon Libraries
Temporal
1930-1939
Work Type
architecture (object genre) built works views (visual works) exterior views facilities, commercial office buildings
Latitude
45.519146
Longitude
-122.677229
Location
Portland >> Clackamas County >> Oregon >> Pacific Northwest Multnomah County >> Oregon >> Pacific Northwest Oregon >> Pacific Northwest United States
Street Address
620 Southwest 5th Avenue
Date
1937
Identifier
lawrence_portland_1-1-7.pdf
Rights Holder
University of Oregon
License
Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International
Type
Image
Format
application/pdf
Set
Building Oregon
Primary Set
Building Oregon
Institution
University of Oregon
Note
From the Inventory's significance statement: "This building is referred to as the Failing Bldg in the Index but should not be confused with the Failing/Postal Bldg . located on SW 2nd . The original Failing Bldg . marquee has been removed and the door pulls and transoms have also been altered . The building has been connected internally with the Newberry building, which was constructed in about 1977. "