David Scheer

Author's Entries

  • Reuben Crawford (1828–1918)

    Reuben Crawford was a leader in Portland's Black community from the 1870s until his death in 1918. A skilled ship caulker, he was a founding member of several political, fraternal, and religious organizations, including Mt. Olivet Baptist Church in North Portland. In 1884, he was a founding …

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