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

Lewis & Clark College Agnes Flanagan Chapel

Agnes Flanagan Chapel

Name: Lewis & Clark College Agnes Flanagan Chapel Address: 0615 SW Palatine Hill Rd City: Portland Year of Construction: 1968 Architect: Paul Thiry Original Use: Religious (chapel) Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: Description coming soon. Further Information • Agnes Flanagan Chapel at Lewis & Clark College [new window] • Paul Thiry at Wikipedia [new…

Ahavath Achim

Ahavath Achim

Name: Ahavath Achim Address: 3225 SW Barbur Blvd City: Portland Year of Construction:  Architect: John Storrs Original Use: Religious (Synagogue) Status: No longer in active use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: Description coming soon Further Information • Congregation Ahavath Achim [new window] • Decades after a difficult move, distinctive Barbur Blvd. synagogue considers future at Oregon Metro [new…

Oregon Insurance Center

Oregon Insurance Center

Name: Oregon Insurance Center Address: 4515 SW Corbett Ave City: Portland Year of Construction: 1963 Architect: John Storrs Original Use: Office Status: In Use National Register of Historic Places: Not Listed Description: Originally built for the Oregon Association of Insurance Agents, who later became the Independent Insurance Agents of Oregon. As of 2016 the building is occupied by a Chiropractic…

Portland Plaza

Portland Plaza

Name: Portland Plaza Address: 1500 SW 5th Avenue City: Portland Year of Construction: 1973 Architect: Daniel, Mann, Johnson & Mendenhall Original Use: Residential (condominium) National Register of Historic Places:  Description: Description coming soon. Further Information • Portland Plaza at Wikipedia [new window] Image Gallery