Date of Creation
Panoramic view from Portland Observatory, looking southwest, showing burnt district of Munjoy Hill. Cumberland Avenue at center. Back Cove in background, with Gould's Wharf in background right. County Jail, on Monroe Street at right edge.
3x3" albumen print, from stereoscope card.
Photographed by J.P. Soule, Boston, MA.
Physical Format of Original
Stereographs, Albumen prints
Size of Original
3 x 3"
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Soule, J. P., "Panoramic View from Portland Observatory, looking toward Back Cove." (1866). Stereograph Cards : The Great Fire - 1866. 25.
Portland, Me., Great Fire, Portland, Me., 1866, East End, Munjoy Hill. Back Cove.