Hale, Herbert A. (Portland)

Herbert A. Hale (Portland) (ca.1862-1935)

Gifford & Hale
Hale & Redmond

Artifacts
Listing of views
1 Portland Oregon, Mt. Hood in the distance 11,225 ft.
2 Portland Oregon, St. Helens in the distance 9,750 ft.
3 The Harbor, Portland, Oregon.
4 Mt. Hood
5 Mt. Hood, as seen from Portland
6 Mt. Hood, from The Dalles of the Columbia.
7 Mt. Hood, from Government Camp.
8 Mt. Hood, from Snow Line.
9 Mt. St. Helens.
10 Mt. Shasta, 14,442 ft.
11 Muir’s Butte.
12 Table Rock.
13
14 Crater Lake
15 Cornell Road (Portland)
16 Willamette Falls (4 views, A, B, C, D)
17 Rooster Rock
18 Latourell Falls, 1260 ft.
19 Pillars of Hercules.
20 Cape Horn (showing steamboat)
21 Bridal Veil Falls.
22 Bridal Veil Falls, upper.
23 Multnomah Falls.
24 Horsetail Falls.
25 Oneonta Gorge, looking out.
26 Oneonta Gorge, looking in.
27 Oneonta Bluff.
28 Castle Rock.
29 Cascades of the Columbia River.
30 Celilo Falls.
31 Salmon Industry, Fish Wheel.
32 Salmon Industry, Gill Netting.
33 Haunts of the Salmon, near Bonneville.
34 An Islet above the Cascades.
35 Columbia River Sturgeon.
36 Hotel Portland, Marquam, and Oregonian Buildings.
37 Rooster Rock (showing steamboat)
38 Tillamook Rock and Light House.
39 Mt. Hood from Oregonian Building.
40 Shasta Soda Springs.
41 Castle Crags.
42 Mossbrae Falls.
43 Mt. Ranier, 14,444 ft.
44 Cascade Locks.
45 Branch of the Columbia, near Bonneville.
46 A Royal Chinook Salmon.
47 Live Salmon in the Creek.
48 Oregon Fir Trees (30 negatives)
49 The Three Sisters.
50 Mt. Hood at Sunrise from Lost Lake.
51 Mt. Hood at Sunrise from Lost Lake.
52 Mt. Hood from Lost Lake.
Employee Listings
Bergin, Mabel E., finisher for H A Hale in 1910
Helliwell, Clara L. photographer H A Hale 1904
Helliwell, Florence Edith photographer H A Hale 1904
Kunz, Ethyl L., finisher for H A Hale in 1910
Symonds, Louise P., finisher for H A Hale in 1910
Directory Listings
1892 PCD pg. 482 “Hale, Herbert, photog B C Towne rms 163 1/2 1st”
1893 PCD pg. 456 “Hale, Herbert A photographer, 590 Union av N, res same”
1894 PCD pg. 384 “Hale, Herbert A photographer B C Towne Photo Co, res 268 Caruthers”
1895 PCD pg. 322 “Gifford & Hale (B A Gifford, Herbert A Hale), photographers 145 1/2 3d.” pg. 345 “Hale, Herbert A (Gifford & Hale) 145 1/2 3d, res 687 Corbett”
1896 PCD pg. 300 “Gifford & Hale (B A Gifford, Herbert A Hale), photographers 145 1/2 3d.” pg. 319 “Hale, Herbert A (Gifford & Hale) 145 1/2 3d, res 687 Corbett”
1897 PCD pg. 293 “Gifford & Hale (B A Gifford, Herbert A Hale), photographers 145 1/2 3d.” pg. 312 “Hale, Herbert A (Gifford & Hale) 145 1/2 3d, res 687 Corbett”
1898 PCD pg. 324 “Hale, Herbert A photographer 132 1/2 3d, res Arbor Lodge”
1899 EO & P pg. 44, Portland Photographers “Gifford & Hale 145 1/2 Third”, “Hale, Herbert A 132 1/2 3d”
1899 PCD pg. 335 “Hale, Herbert A, photographer 132 1/2 3d, res Portland boul 1 w Curtis”
1900 PCD pg. 348 “Hale, Herbert A, photographer 132 1/2 3d, res Portland boul 1 w Curtis”
1901 PCD pg. 336 “Hale, Herbert A, photg, 132 1/2 3d, res Arbor Lodge”
1901 POWA pg. 303 Portland “Hale, H A Co (Herbert A and Grace S Hale, C L Stubbs) solar printers, bromide enlargements and artists 132 1/2 2nd”
1902 PCD pg. 424 “Hale, Herbert A, photog 132 1/2 3d, res 108 E 19th”
1903 PCD pg. 393 “Hale, Herbert A, photog 253 Alder res 108 E 19th”
1904 PCD pg. 443 “Hale, Herbert A photgr 43 1/2 1st res 108 E 19th”
1905 PCD pg. 490 “Hale, Herbert A, photog 133 1/2 1st, res 108 E 19th”
1906 PCD pg. 498 “Hale, Herbert A, photog, 133 1/2 1st, res 108 E 19th.”
1907 PCD pg. 608 “Hale, Herbert A, photog, 133 1/2 1st, res 108 E 19th.”
1909 PCD pg. 646 “Hale, Herbert A, photog, 133 1/2 1st, res 108 E 19th.”
1910 PCD pg. 493 “Hale, Herbert A, photgr 133 1/2 1st h 108 E 19th” (Howard Hale at same address)
1910 Or. pg. 160 Portland Photographers “Hale, Herbert A., 133 1/2 First St.”
1911 PCD pg. 630 “Hale, Herbert A photgr, 133 1/2 1st h 108 E 19th”
1912 PCD pg. 658 “Hale, Herbert A photgr, 133 1/2 1st h 108 E 19th”
1913 PCD pg. 542 “Hale, Herbert A photgr, 41-133 1/2 1st h E 19th”
1914 PCD pg. 665 “Hale, Herbert A (Grace) photgr, 133 1/2 1st h 108 E 19th”
1915 PCD pg. 543 “Hale, Herbert A, photog, 133 1/2 1st h 108 E 19th” (Howard A Hale, dentist, same home address)
1916 PCD pg. 549 “Hale, Herbert A (Grace S) (Hale & Redmond) h 108 E 19th”; “Hale & Redmond (H A Hale C F Redmond) photgrs 167 1/2 1st”
1917 PCD pg. 496 “Hale, Herbert A (Grace S) (Hale & Redmond) h 108 E 19th”; “Hale & Redmond (H A Hale C F Redmond) photgrs 403 Eilers bldg”
1917 PJD pg.76 Photographers “Hale & Redmond, Home Photographers. 615 and 616 Eilers Bldg. Main 7607 Sittings at Home Only”
1918 PCD pg. 536 “Hale, Herbert A (Grace S) (Hale & Redmond) h 108 E 19th”; “Hale & Redmond (H A Hale C F Redmond) photgrs 615 Eilers bldg”
1920 PCD pg. 608 “Hale, Herbert A (Grace S) (Hale & Redmond) h 108 E 19th”; “Hale & Redmond (H A Hale C F Redmond) photgrs 615 Bush & Lane bldg”
1921 PCD pg. 534 “Hale, Herbert A (Grace S) h 108 E 19th”
1924 PCD pg. 773 “Hale, Herbert A (Grace S) (Hale & Redmond) h 108 E 19th”
1925 PCD pg. 724 “Hale, Herbert A (Grace S) h 108 E 19th”
1934 PCD pg. 555 “Hale, Herbert A (Grace S) (Windsor Apartments) h 1005 SE 14th av apt 203”
Photographer’s Imprints
“Herbert A. Hale, Photographer, Portland, Oregon.” rubber stamp on back of mount, 6 1/2 x 8 1/2″ contact print of home view. The style is 1890’s and indicates Hale was an itinerant photographer.
News Items and Advertisements
1900: several photos published, of Willamette Falls in Oregon City, Morning Oregonian, January 01, 1900, Oregonian’s Annual Number, pg. 54
1901: photo of Portland Harbor published. Morning Oregonian, January 01, 1901, Oregonian’s Annual Number, sec. 1, pg. 2.
1901: “Herbert A. Hale, Landscape Photographer, Mt. Hood and Columbia River Views. 132 1/2 Third Street, corner of Third and Alder.” The New Age, August 31, 1901, pg. 5, col. 1, repeating ad to August 2, 1902.
1908: “One of the prettiest June weddings was solemnized Tuesday evening, June 30, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert A. Hale, when their daughter, Muriel Russell, was united in marriage to Albert Junius Newsom. … ” Sunday Oregonian, July 12, 1908, sec. 3, pg. 27, col. 3
1932: Wife of Hale finds old bottles, notes interesting tints. Oregon Journal, 6 October 1932, pg. 8, col. 2.
1935: “HERBERT A. HALE. Funeral services were held at the Portland Crematorium June 10 for Herbert A. Hale, 1005 Southeast 14th avenue, who died June 8. He was 73. Mr. Hale came to Portland Christmas eve, 1891, and had lived here since. He was a commercial photographer for many years, but for the past several years had been managing his apartment house. He leaves his widow, Grace S. Hale; two sons, Raymond H., The Dalles, and Major Howard A. Hale, United States Army; two brothers, John P. and Mark E. Hale, West Windsor, Vt., and five grandchildren.” The Oregon Journal, 19 June 1935, pg. 11.
Bibliography
Brown, Robert O., Nineteenth Century Portland, Oregon Photographers: A Collector’s Handbook (author; Portland, 1991) pg. 40, 64
Photographic Glimpses of The North-West (n.p., n. d.) picture booklet, 12 plates and tipped in table of contents, photos signed in negative copyright 1899 H. A. Hale.
Palmquist, Peter, unpublished research notes. Summary: Herbert A. Hale (ca. 1862-1935) was born in Vermont. He was a San Diego photographer 1888-1889, at G. avenue between 9th and 10th.

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