Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
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4 x 5" gelatin silver negative
"A Many Bridged Twin-Lane Ribbon Cuts Through the Maine Countryside.
The Nation’s newest superhighway opens Tuesday when the Maine Turnpike Extension admits its first paying user. Peaceful Maine countryside from Portland to Augusta is sliced by the Extension’s long, thin line."
Photo published in the Portland Sunday Telegram, on 11 December 1955.
"Maine Turnpike Construction, 1955" (1955). 1950's. 3.
Highways, Maine Turnpike