Army Band at the Forest Grove train station

Title

Army Band at the Forest Grove train station

Description

A Band playing musical instruments outside the Southern Pacific train station in Forest Grove. The band members are dressed in World War 1 style uniforms, complete with campaign hats. The train station is on the corner of 19th Avenue and Main Street. This is the east end of the train station that faces Main street. A Red Line electric train is in the background, behind the band and train station. On the street there are two automobiles and a wagon loaded with milk cans. The street is paved with a curb and a sidewalk is also visible.

Date Created

circa 1917

Subject

Bands (Music)
Armed Forces
Automobiles
Railroad
Railroad stations
Railroad trains
Local & State History

Place

Forest Grove, Oregon

Medium

photographic postcards

Language

English

Identifier

FHFG_pic0129

Rights

Online access to this image is for research and educational purposes only. To inquire about permissions, order a reproduction, or for more information, please contact Friends of Historic Forest Grove at: rights@fhfg.org

Source

Gerry (Munkres) Davis collection, Friends of Historic Forest Grove;