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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

Document Type

Still Image

Call number of Original

112857F

Format of Original

4 x 5" gelatin silver negative

Creation Date

6-29-1968

Description

Aerial view of Federal Building construction site and United States Post Office, 125 Forest Avenue, from southwest. Marginal Way, Kennebec Street, at left. Brattle Street, and Lancaster Street, at center. Forest Avenue, and Deering Oaks in foreground.
The post office building was designed by Portland architects John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens, and built in 1932, replacing the city's post office at 171 Middle Street (photo at this link).

Photo published in the Portland Press Herald, on 29 June 1968.

Keywords

Portland, Me., Bayside, Parkside, Forest Avenue, Marginal Way, Kennebec Street, Brattle Street, Deering Oaks park

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In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted.