Skidmore Fountain

SW 1st Ave. & Ankeny St., Portland, OR

Bronze fountain erected 1888

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Skidmore Fountain

Photo taken by Richard Doody in May 2014

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Description 

Portland's first public monument Sculptor: Olin J. Warner Architect: J.M. Wells Funded by a $5,000 bequest from pioneer druggist Stephen Skidmore for a fountain for men, horses and dogs

Update Log 

  • April 29, 2018: Updated by Richard Doody: added historical info to description
  • April 29, 2018: Added by Richard Doody

Sources 

  • Richard Doody