Powerhouse Center on the Bull Run

The Powerhouse Yesterday

Below are photographs, drawings, and newspaper clippings featuring the Bull Run Powerhouse throughout its history.  Much thanks to the Multnomah County Library's complete Oregonian archives.

1912. The "Picnic Train" crossing the Sandy River
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Photo credit: "Dodge Park History," Portland Online.

Sunbathers at Dodge Park.
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Photo credit: "Dodge Park History," Portland Online.

The town of Bull Run, Main Street.
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Photo credit: "Bull Run," PDX History.

The original conduit being delivered, 1890s.
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Photo credit: OregonLive.com.

A survey being performed at Bull Run, 1918.
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Photo credit: Portland Water Bureau.

A postcard of the Sandy River, 1920.
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Photo Credit: Columbiariverimages.com

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