FIRST - Cameron's Books, Portland, Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red
N 45° 31.214 W 122° 40.455
10T E 525440 N 5040795
Quick Description: Cameron's Books is located at 336 SW Third Avenue. It is Portland's OLDEST used book store established in 1938.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 7/18/2006 10:09:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMHPM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
Views: 51

Long Description:


Cameron’s Books and Magazines is the oldest bookstore in Portland Oregon, established in 1938. It is located at 336 SW Third Avenue. Cameron’s stores a wide range of out-of-print and obscure books as well as archives. Cameron’s has a complete archive of the following magazines: Life, Playboy, Newsweek, Time, Saturday Evening Post, Look, Colliers, Popular Mechanics, Popular Science, Sports Illustrated and National Geographic. It also houses a series of incomplete archives of vintage magazines that are stored according to their dates including: Movie Magazines, Children’s Magazines, Women’s Magazines, Beauty Magazines, Car Magazines, Hunting and Sports Magazines, Esquire, Fortune, etc. Books for the on-line database are stored other than the downtown Portland store. Hours: 10-6 Mon.-Sat. and 12-4 on Sunday.

Instructions for logging waymark: A photograph is required of Cameron's Books at SW Third Avenue and SW Stark Street with you and/or your GPSr in the picture.

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Date of FIRST: 01/01/1938

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