As promised here’s the second set of photos scanned from the Albina Neighborhood Improvement Project, courtesy of Cat Winterfox, Spooky Moon Books
The Green Fingers Project [sounds a bit naughty] gave out plots, seeds, plants and instructions on how to garden. Here are two of the leaders posing in front of some of the plots.
Work being done on the 28-unit Vancouver Apartments on N. Vancouver and Fremont Street. The project cost $342, 000.
Alpha Corporation – 10 units, located on N. Borthwick and Fremont.
New model homes- ready for showing. Built on the corner of North Skidmore and Commercial, the “many alternate features can best be explained to the prospective buyer during their inspection of the models.”
Malcolm X Corporation, 645 N. Russell, is a “result of the confidence that U.S. National Bank had in a group of youngsters from Washington High to generate jobs of their own and to develop management skills.”