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A Matter of Color: African Americans Face Discrimination


An aerial view of the massive Vanport housing project. Many housing projects in the Portland area segregated residents by race. (Image courtesy City of Portland Archives and Records Center)

An aerial view of the massive Vanport housing project. Many housing projects in the Portland area segregated residents by race. (Image courtesy City of Portland Archives and Records Center)

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