By Kathy Eaton
with photos by Judy Nelson
See our Facebook album with more of Judy Nelson’s Overlook photos here.
According to Rod Paulson’s Portland Neighborhood Histories, Vol. 2 (Community Press), James Thompson secured a donation land claim and built his home in 1852 near where Longview Avenue meets Overlook Boulevard. His property included a mile of river front below the bluff, but it was … More