Pictures of People Identified and Unidentified
Allen Haynes Collection
Portland Public Library of Sumner County
Dudley Harris and Jim Moore inside the old flour mill that was located on what is now Jackson Street. The mill began in 1892 as a stock company. The flour was called "Royal Gem" in the 1920s.
Earl Jernigan, Charlie Roney and an unidentified man at Roney's Service Station in the early 1930s.
This is the barber shop that was located on the north side of main street sometime in the 1930s. The customers in the back of the shop are unidentified but the barbers are identified as Newt Durham on the left (the owner), Ollie Briggs in the middle…
Of the three people the only one identified is Luther Hill on the far right.
Walter Riggsbee standing in front of the livery stables in Portland, Tennessee in early 1900s.
Mr. Roark - no other information is given
Hiram Moore and family standing in front of their house.
In 1908 a band was organized by local businessmen called the Portland I.O.O.F. Band (Independent Order of Odd Fellows).