High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing
Page 5 text:
Benson Polytechnic High School
Simon Benson was born in the year
1851. He arrived in America from
Norway in 1867. ln1886 Simon Benson
came to Oregon as a lumberjack. He
earned millions of dollars and built
twenty bronze drinking fountains for
the city of Portland in 1912. Recently
Benson students built the rest of
PortIand's fountains. Simon Benson
built the Benson Hotel downtown in
1912. ln 1915 he later donated 100,000
dollars to build Benson High School, a
place where Simon Benson wanted
students to learn about trade and
technical skills. In 1920 he moved to
Beverly Hills and built an elegant
home. Simon Benson died wealthy in
the year 1942. Benson left his
impression on the city of Portland.
Each person that goesthrough Benson
leaves an impression on others.
193 32353451 13523256
BLUEPRI T 1
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today!
Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly!
Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.
Material on this website is protected by copyright laws of the United States and international treaties.
No protected images or material on this website may be copied or printed without express authorization.