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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

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Call number of Original

81989C

Creation Date

12-11-1955

Format of Original

4 x 5" gelatin silver negative

Description

Article caption:

"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.

Keywords

Highways, Maine Turnpike

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