History

Welcome to our SWHRL neighborhood History page! Enjoy stories about people, places and events, past and present. If you have stories and photos to contribute, please contact SWHRL Historian Jim Breithaupt at jlbfellow@comcast.net, (503) 688-9174, or Nancy Seton at swhrl@swni.org, (503)224-3840. Jim continues to discover fascinating neighbors, including Michael Munk, author of "The Portland Red Guide," "Red" as in "pinkos"; and Steven Josefsberg, former photography gallery owner, whose father Milt wrote and produced for Jack Benny, Bob Hope, Lucille Ball, All in the Family. Watch for upcoming stories on the SWHRL website and in our E-Viewpoints newsletter.