THE PEOPLE OF SUNNYSIDE
Just a few people who built and shaped Sunnyside neighborhood.
JERRY BOSCO + BEN MILLIGAN
Ben and Jerry saved some of Sunnyside’s most iconic buildings, painstakingly restoring Victorian-era homes in Sunnyside. With their massive collection of architectural pieces, Ben & Jerry founded the Bosco-Milligan Foundation Architectural Heritage Center in Portland.
Co-owner of whimsical Buttertoes Restaurant, which dished out legendary Portland food for over a decade (1979-1989) out of the Havely House on Belmont. Read all about this fairy-tale like production, the hauntings of the house, and her lifelong friendship with neighbors Ben & Jerry.
Artist and illustrator David Delamare lived at 41st and Hawthorne for many decades. An avid theater-goer and musician, his mystical illustrations had a signature and other-worldly style. He painted the fabled mermaid that hung in the dining room of Buttertoes. David, and his work, was widely beloved.