Photo: Iain MacKenzie

Foursquare Church

Orignial Name: Foursquare Church Current Name: Imago Dei Church Address: 1400 SE Ankeny Street City: Portland Year of Construction: 1976 Architect: Richard B. Taylor Original Use: Religious Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: With a need for a larger building to accommodate the growing congregation, the…

Portland United States Postal Office and Distribution Center

Name: Portland United States Postal Office and Distribution Center Address: 715 NW Hoyt Street City: Portland Year of Construction: 1962 Architect: Stanton, Boles, Maguire and Church Original Use: Government Status: In Use / Threatened National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: At five stories tall and an expression of the International style, the post office and distribution…

Pepsi Cola Bottling Plant

Name: Pepsi Cola Bottling Plant Address: 2505 NE Pacific Avenue City: Portland Year of Construction: 1962 Architect: Scott & Payne Original Use: Retail Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: In 1940, construction of an $85,000 bottling plant was completed on N.E. 27th Avenue between Sandy Boulevard and Pacific Avenue. The plant was…

ESCO Administration Building

ESCO Administration Building

Name: ESCO Administration Building Address: 2141 NW 25th Ave City: Portland Year of Construction: 1966 Architect: ZGF Architects [then Wolff Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Ritter] Original Use: Office Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: Small administrative building built for the ESCO Corporation, adjacent to its foundry in industrial Northwest Portland….

The Fontaine

The Fontaine

Name: The Fontaine Address: 1220 NE 17th Ave City: Portland Year of Construction: 1963 Architect: Newberry Roehr & Schuette Original Use: Residential Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: The Fontaine is a 16-story, 88 unit residential tower immediately east of the Lloyd District. Construction of the building was announced in 1962, with…

8540 SW Cecilia Terrace

8540 SW Cecilia Terrace

Name: 8540 SW Cecilia Terrace Address: 8540 SW Cecilia Terrace City: Portland Year of Construction: 1966 Architect: Robert Rummer Original Use: Residence Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: Description coming soon Further Information Image Gallery

KGW Broadcast Center

KGW Broadcast Center

Name: KGW Broadcast Center Address: 1501 SW Jefferson St City: Portland Year of Construction: 1965 Architect: Fred Bassetti & Co Original Use: Office Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: The KGW Broadcast Center was completed in 1965, to designs by Fred Bassetti & Co. The two story building is set back from…

Burnside Burger King

Name: Burger King Address: West Burnside and West Broadway City: Portland Year of Construction: 1977 Architect: Tedd Chilless Original Use: Restaurant Status: Demolished National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: A one-story, trapezoidal brick building with integrated planters and eating plaza.  This building won the Portland Chapter American Institute of Architects’ Design Award…

Christ the Teacher Chapel

University of Portland Chapel of Christ the Teacher

Name: Chapel of Christ the Teacher Address: 5000 N. Willamette Blvd City: Portland Year of C0nstruction: Architect: Pietro Belluschi Original Use: Religious Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: Description coming soon. Further Information   Wood and Light – University of Portland Magazine [new window] Image…

Central Lutheran Church of Portland

Central Lutheran Church of Portland

(Photo: Shoshana Jones) Name: Central Lutheran Church of Portland Address: 1820 NE 21st Ave City: Portland Year of Construction: 1950 Architect: Pietro Belluschi Original Use: Religious (church) Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed / Non-Contributing Resource in Irvington Historic District Description: Description coming soon. Further Information • Central Lutheran [new window] • Pietro Belluschi at Wikipedia [new window] Image Gallery