Seal of Portland, Oregon facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSeal of the City of Portland
Current seal of Portland, adopted in 2005.
The seal of the City of Portland in Oregon was originally adopted in 1878, standardized in 1964, and most recently revised August 3, 2005. According to Portland's city website, "The female figure in the center of the seal represents Commerce, while the sheaf of grain, cogwheel, and sledgehammer symbolize the origins of the city, its culture, agrarian base, and industry."
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