Celilo Falls as it was in 1899. The falls are gone now.
The Columbia River Gorge in 1915.
Click on the image for a much better and larger view of the falls from 1917.
For a historic photo of a salmon taken off Astoria click here.
The Mouth of the Columbia
Lewis and Clark on the Columbia River by Remington, in Pioneers of the Nortwest, by Ogg and Skinner, Yale University Press, 1919. A memorial to Lewis and Clark is at the Fort Clatsop National Monument.
For some B/W photos, search the Salem Public Library for the Columbia River.
See also the Photo Album of the Columbia River Project.