Gas tank for 'hydro-gas' from Multnomah County Fuel Company


Gas tank for 'hydro-gas' from Multnomah County Fuel Company


Black and white image of a gas tank in a field. The tank is being filled by a railroad tank car while three men stand by and watch. Signs on the tank promise 'Happier living beyond the gas line with Hydro-Gas for cooking, heating, lighting, refrigeration, hot water. The Multnomah Fuel Co., Portland, Oregon.' A large barn is in the background. This image is part of the Herbert McMullen bequest. McMullen was a local photographer for many years, and he also collected other photographers work which depicted daily life in the area.

Date Created

circa 1940s


gelatin silver negatives




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